The May decrease follows a spike in April that represented the first month of COVID-19 impacts.
SBJ connected with five businesswomen to hear their best advice in the areas of leadership, stepping up, motivation, mentoring and innovation.
Myriad industries are highlighted in the 10th annual class.
Jeff Seifried says a national search begins this week, before he heads to Connell Insurance.
Cliff Davis and Robert Griffith take on the new jobs as Jeff Jochems retires.
Protestors weren’t alone in their call for systemic change in Springfield, as several businesses supported a recent demonstration.
The executives are returning to the utility after working for other companies.
Co-owner Jeremy Mhire says a name change is in the works.
New owners take over after Springtown Coffee Co. closed in the spring.
Marisa DeClue succeeds 33-year leader Allan McKelvy at DCO.
Springfield’s downtown was not immune from the coronavirus pandemic, and some would say it was hit the hardest.
Mike McGoldrick and Kris Nau join the Springfield-based company.
Forums are slated throughout year as economy recovers from COVID-19.
Harold Bengsch is among individual and corporate honors in the 20th annual Economic Impact Awards.
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. …