Newsmakers in the areas of architecture, banking & finance, education, government, health care, municipal and nonprofit.
Students can more quickly earn their Juris Doctor degrees.
The legislation authorizes funding for the governor’s Fast Track program.
The estimated $10 million project would bring more student housing and commercial space near the school.
Whether it’s through jobs, medical tourism or gross state product, hospitals make a major impact on the Springfield-area and statewide economy.
Newsmakers in the areas of architecture, banking & finance, education, health care, law, manufacturing, nonprofit and real estate.
It’s the largest amount among six other incubators in the state.
Bryan Magers of Bryan Properties LLC is developing a residence hall across from Missouri State University’s campus with a private parking garage and dining facility.
The university recorded a 9.4% increase in alumni gifts for the 2018-19 fiscal year.
Springfield Business Journal’s 2019 Day in the Life series gives a glimpse into the world of community powerhouse leaders.
Newsmakers in the areas of accounting, advertising, banking and finance, education, health care, media and technology.
Stephen Kleinsmith and Kent Medlin join the district as part-time employees.
Newsmakers in the areas of architecture, arts, education, health care, municipal and supplier.
Newsmakers in the areas of education, health care, media, nonprofit, recreation, retail and technology.
Negotiations on a five-year lease end with purchase agreement in place for 2020.
Brett Roubal will take on newly created position in July.
Missourians will get $4.7 million, Attorney General Eric Schmitt announces.
Potential facility operators apply for city zoning approvals.
"You are a leader," says Carrie Richardson, Executive Director of Leadership Springfield. She gives suggestions as to how you can develop your leadership skills.
Michael Wehreberg, Wehrenberg Design Company, discusses the shift in the last five years in web site design to mobile-first designs. Ultimately, you have to think of the human first and serve them with ease, and Google will give you credit for being mobile friendly.
Ömer Önder, owner of Springfield Diner, struggles with the process of renaming his restaurant. The process led by Dustin Myers and Jeremy Wells, owners of the branding agency Longitude LLC. Ömer expresses all of the emotions he is going through as they work together to revise his seating, menu, hours, and a name to reflect those changes.
It is projected that 10,000 people in the United States will turn 65 years old everyday for 19 years, and non profits are going to be competing over the coming years in a fierce labor market. Give Five was developed as a civic matchmaking program to help connect capable retirees with charitable organizations that need help. Greg Burris outlines the problems the program addresses, opportunities for individuals and organizations, as well as how United Way of the Ozarks is licensing to the program to share with other communities.
Jamie Kinkeade noticed most of the women in her fitness classes at The Studio were wearing Lululemon. She knew her clients were driving to Kansas City to purchase the brand, so she approached the athletic apparel company to stock their merchandise in her store, The Movement. They said "no" at first because they were not looking to expand into the Springfield market, but her persistence paid off.
With more job openings than people to fill them, it is time for your company to evaluate how you are motivating and engaging your team to help you retain and attract the best talent. Sherry Coker, Executive Director at the OTC Center for Workforce Development, walks you through tangible and intangible incentives that encourage employee engagement, performance enhancement, and higher job satisfaction.
"When we first started we thought we could pretty much do this on our own," discloses Vera Gibbons with Baby Foot®. "We thought we knew what would be great...that's not really what happened." Gibbons recommends partnering with a strong marketing partner early and give them a budget.
With four generations in the workplace, understanding the strengths and weaknesses of how each approaches brainstorming can make all the difference in arriving at the best idea. Boomer Kay Logsdon, Director of Applications at CultureWaves, and self-described fossil Millennial Locke Hilderbrand share what their trends research at CultureWaves tells us about generational differences and tips on how to bridge the gaps. Generations in the Workplace is an ongoing multi-episode series tackling the issues of generational conflict.
One year into opening Ellecor, Haden Long gave birth to her second daughter. The first five months of her life, she was with her constantly at work. "They're why we do this," Long explains.
Brandy Hickman with 2B well & Living Light with Brandy Lane advises to be responsive and authentic with your clients. If you don't, the business will go elsewhere.