SBJ interviews the acting planning and development director for the city of Springfield.
Aside from the Springfield Fire Department’s standard tasks to help keep the community safe, the next several years also will be busy with capital improvement projects currently surpassing $10 million.
Missouri State University is collaborating with Springfield Public Schools to expand elementary agricultural educational programs with a new facility on the MSU Darr Agricultural Center campus.
A new public comment period will commence June 7.
Action reveals conflict between city and state law.
A unique feature of the facility allows the company to protect Jordan Creek.
The eatery combined with a Baskin-Robbins is slated to open in the first quarter of 2022.
The clinic represents the third CoxHealth urgent care in Springfield.
Next Level Solutions recorded 1,094% revenue growth 2018-20.
Building permits show affiliated company Mardel also is opening at the south Glenstone Avenue property.
The $40 million Plaster Center is slated for completion next year.
The decision blocks an election ballot that was slated for August.
Drury University’s newest academic building will be home to the Breech School of Business Administration, the department of political science and international affairs, and other programs.
The city’s current regulations, including mandatory masking, expire on May 27.
The local chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness moved; the newest clinic for Burrell Behavioral Health opened; and Prickly Cactus Coffee relocated.
Marc Thornsberry, a Senior Engineer at CJW, says he joined the company after working in the public sphere. He says CJW had a ton of experience working with the community, and putting their customer's and clients.
Sandra Smart, a technology and commercialization specialist, shares helpful advice and cautionary tips about the importance of tracking cash flow for new or established businesses. Smart works with tech entrepreneurs and hosts training workshops through the Missouri SBDC at Missouri State University's efactory.
Michael Smith and Chris Sawyer, COO and CEO of Next Level Solutions respectively, discuss how they keep their remote teams and offices in and out of country on the same page. Next Level Solutions was ranked #1 in the Springfield Business Journal's 2021 Dynamic Dozen.
John Oke-Thomas, architect and co-founder of minorities in business, responds to the accusation that minority businesses are only successful because of the priority they have received in lending. He says that if a business uses a loan well, it shows their worth.
Sandra Smart, a technology and commercialization specialist, shares tips for entrepreneurs who are ready to seek funding. Some of her tips apply broadly; some target technology industry businesses. Smart works with tech entrepreneurs and startups, and hosts training workshops through the Missouri SBDC at Missouri State University's efactory.
Hollie Elliott discusses common misconceptions about locating your business in a small town. She says that there are a lot of benefits that people may not consider.
Drawing on his own experience dynamically evolving his company and business model, Jim Meinsen discusses when and how you might need to draw on new technology. Jim and Debbie Meinsen are co-owners of TCI Graphics in Springfield.
John Oke-Thomas, longtime Springfield architect, discusses his philosophy on architecture. He says that future historians will be focused on the sustainability of our contemporary architecture.
Erin Hedlun, director of marketing and communications at Evangel University, says compassion is an important job skill. Hedlun says it is a component of what makes a leader.
Rachel Barks, owner of Artistree Pottery, talks about the concepting that went behind the aesthetic of the business.