A first-time Springfield Contractors Association program took place earlier this month with the intent of drawing teenagers to jobs in the construction industry.
Council considers purchase of south-side sports facility.
My Storage, located a mile and a half west of Kansas Expressway on Battlefield Road, is a modern storage facility being completed in two phases.
The special section analyzes the local market's competition for talent.
A new firehouse will replace a 53-year-old station that had long exceeded its usefulness.
Base Construction & Management served as general contractor for the four-story building.
The Hulston Cancer Center project increases capacity for patients.
Located south of Republic Road on Kansas Avenue, Mission Ridge is a senior living community underway with residences for those 55 and older.
Company winners also are announced at a ceremony held at Oasis.
The chamber’s fourth-annual State of the State makes JQH Arena debut.
Chad Overman, of Pocahontas, Arkansas, is very hands-on when it comes to building his Rogersville general store.
Proposition S aims to bolster staffing and compensation for public safety departments.
Carson-Mitchell is the proposed contractor for renovations to Kampeter Health Sciences Hall.
City program would offer construction experience and restore neighborhoods.
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.