Creative Audio owner Don Fleury is building a multiphase headquarters and distribution center for his five-store mobile electronics business.
Jason Pullman and Jeff Hebble are opening their second Zaxby’s chicken restaurant.
The drive-thru tunnel wash in Republic is the first for Speedy Kleen in the Springfield market.
Verizon Wireless national retailer Russell Cellular is moving its headquarters about 2 miles north in Battlefield.
A new headquarters is central to an identity and cultural shift.
The Harrison 610 ownership group led by Brandon Dickman of Roza Homes LLC and Roza Capital Group earned a 10-year city tax abatement on this four-story, 17-unit apartment complex.
The mixed-use Quarry Town plan in Galloway Village calls for 100 apartments and roughly 20,000 square feet of combined restaurant, retail and office space in Phase I.
Paula Deen’s Family Kitchen will begin serving up its Southern cooking this summer to Branson Landing residents and visitors.
Dr. Trent Wilkinson said he is moving his practice after outgrowing leased space at 1902 E. Battlefield Road.
Originally targeting a September opening, local First Watch franchisees say they’re now on pace to open the breakfast and lunch cafe early next year.
Baron Design & Associates principal Rita Baron is remodeling and expanding a center she bought earlier this year.
First Baptist Church of Willard is adding classrooms and a new entryway to its existing building.
The Ozark jewelry store is doubling in size and renovating its showroom.
Longtime developer Mike Seitz of Triple S. Properties Inc. is making headway on his multiyear development plan for Deerbrook Marketplace.
The 17th Hurricane Bay Car Wash is underway, and it’ll be the second in Bolivar – for the time being.
Three years after opening Hotel Vandivort downtown, the McQueary brothers are adding a second boutique property adjacent to the first.
Developer Tom Rankin is building another $5 million speculative building in the Garton Business Park.
The Coryell development family is adding to Coryell Commons in south Springfield with another 28 apartments for the 55 and older demographic.
First entering the Springfield market 15 years ago, Kum & Go LC’s local construction activity is hard to miss these days.
Learn how customer surveys and the Amazon business model inspired Curtis Millsap to find technology to give his customers a better Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program experience at Millsap Farms. His intention was to create a better product for his customers, but discovered it also opened up new markets for the small family-owned agribusiness.
Michael Doss of Emerson Park didn't want to take away from the company's candle sales, while developing a grooming line. So he and his wife are working to build a new brand Wilder & Co. They started building the new brand on social media first with the entire product line eventually moving under the new brand.
Jumping in to lead a team that is already in place can be a challenge in sports and in business. Dana Ford, Head Men's Basketball Coach at Missouri State University says it's important to keep all …
What's the future of marketing research? Deborah Kassarjian of DK Insights says a lot of current marketing innovations are overpromising and underdelivering. Make sure you trust the data source that …
Why would an employee ever turn down a $200 a month raise? Jody Dow with The Springfield Dream Center explains the “Cliff Effect” that exists in the state of Missouri for people who are employed and on state or federal assistance. “You may be getting $500 in food stamps, and your raise is only increasing your pay that month by $200. Well, that’s a $300 discrepancy.” In the state of Missouri, assistance is all or nothing. The Dream Center helps workers in this situation learn how to prepare for in advance for a pay increase that results in a gap in monthly income.
Jason Gage, City Manager for the City of Springfield, says he wants coworkers to enjoy their job, take ownership, as well as understand and fulfill the mission. Gage says the problem in trying to …
“I’ve had a lot of employees that have given their two weeks notice and it was over things that I didn’t even know about, ” says Lauren Brown, Co-owner of Neighbor’s …
Rob Keck, Director of Conservation at Bass Pro Shops, says whether it’s a child negotiating with their parents for an allowance or partnering with some one to meet a goal, we all make deals. Keck …
Mark Walker, a local CEO and a member of the Drury University Board of Trustees, says employers are increasingly seeking college graduates who have some kind of meaningful real-world, hands-on …
“When I started this, I realized, number one, I have to have grit. I have to be able to know it’s a tough road,” says Julie Higgins, CEO of I Pour Life. Higgins says you shouldn’t focus on …