The 40,000-square-foot project is slated for completion in summer 2021.
Bourbon & Beale began serving diners on the east side of Battlefield Mall; Freedom Bank of Southern Missouri finalized the purchase of Community National Bank; and the Greene County Family Justice Center moved.
Springfield Chamber Chair Robin Robeson: "As we were heading into 2020 and I was preparing for my year as chair of the Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce, the COVID-19 pandemic and its unprecedented challenges certainly weren’t what any of us expected. And yet here we are, navigating these murky waters."
SBJ connected with five businesswomen to hear their best advice in the areas of leadership, stepping up, motivation, mentoring and innovation.
Robin Robeson says she never set out to become a leader. But she realized it at her first professional job at a bank in St. Louis.
Jim Lewis most recently worked at McCullough and Associates.
UMB Bank's Shelly Addington: "To gain finance independence, it's imperative to open up about planning."
Arvest's Tracy Barnas and Kala Forehand: "Several issues can contribute to the failure of a business, but uncontrolled growth and a lack of succession planning are both causes that can be prevented."
Newsmakers in the areas of accounting, banking and finance, government, health care, municipal and nonprofit.
Myriad industries are highlighted in the 10th annual class.
Great Southern and Guaranty cited COVID-19 in results.
TelComm Credit Union exceeds $200M in assets for the first time in its 80-year history.
Newsmakers in the areas of accounting, banking and finance, construction, government, health care and nonprofit.
Nearly two dozen high-dollar homes were listed last month in Springfield, but residential real estate experts say this is not an indicator that overall market activity is seeing the same spike.
The June 5 announcement of the national unemployment rate falling to 13.3% in May provided an unexpected shot in the arm for the stock market.
Jay Titus has banking in his blood. He’s worked in the industry for 26 years and, perhaps surprisingly, at only three banking institutions during that time.
Tiffany (Martin) Nichols began working for State Bank of Southwest Missouri right out of college.
SBJ compiles news on the respiratory virus outbreak.
Since Justin Larkin hasn’t been able to perform publicly because of the pandemic, the singer-songwriter has been writing new material. Larkin says he’s excited to be creating new music in his …
Richard Ollis, CEO of Ollis/Akers/Arney, says clearly defined goals and teamwork will prepare you for success. Listen to others’ perspectives to help find a better game plan. Duration: 1:22
Author and Consultant Rosie Ward says only one third of employees are engaged in their wellness program. She says one organization has been examining how to reduce healthcare costs and encourage …
Speaker, coach and writer Erika Gerdes says there is a deep seated belief that you must choose between fulfillment and success. Gerdes says she had to change her mindset to see it’s possible to …
Taylor Otwell, CEO of Laravel, started his company as a way to prototype ideas, but ended up releasing the application to the world. Now others use it to build their businesses. Duration: 1:16
Hal Donaldson, CEO of Convoy of Hope, says one of their secrets is partnering with others. Look for partners who have the same heart, passion and goals. Duration: 0:55
Elizabeth Hurst, business development manager with HR Advantage, says performance based culture helps build an environment which fosters employee strengths, identifies talent gaps and creates …
Michael Wehrenberg, president of Wehrenberg Design Company says he discovered their business model by accident. He says using a flat fee structure to build and maintain websites is beneficial to them …
Todd Nielsen, chief strategy officer with JMark, says when dealing with a remote team, it’s important to see your coworkers. Seeing expressions can help you read emotional states, observe stress …
Joe Hornickel, planning and zoning director for the city of Branson, says it’s easy to work late in order to finish a task. Realize the world won’t end if you complete it the following day. …