When the COVID-19 pandemic arrived in the Ozarks, it shut down most revenue streams for area hospitals almost overnight.
Commercial Street vintage furniture and clothing shop Gypsy Girl Junk moved across the street; Equality Healthcare LLC expanded; and authorized Apple product retailer Simply Inc. (OTC: SIM) relocated its sole Springfield store.
Newsmakers in the areas of accounting, banking & finance, education, health care, law and media.
Medical professionals are 'cautiously optimistic' as pandemic continues.
The COVID-19 pandemic prompted organizers to cancel last year’s business event.
Gov. Mike Parson announces the transition that impacts job sectors such as public education and information technology.
Over 80% in health care sector note struggles to find qualified applicants.
Alan Butler is named system director of public safety and security.
A year dubbed unprecedented in many ways has led to a new concern for employers, employees and customers alike – exposure to the coronavirus at places of business.
A retail spot for The Pie Box bakery opened; a Republic couple entered the restaurant industry; and west Springfield gained a medical marijuana dispensary.
The health care system is seeing lower patient counts following December peaks.
The Southwest Missouri Council of Governments will administer the funds.
The new practice in Nixa marks the third clinic for the 5-year-old company.
Dr. Robin Trotman speaks for SBJ's 12 People You Need to Know series.
Airport officials expect leisure and business travel could take years to reach pre-pandemic levels.
The preliminary funding agreement begins the process of a potential development on the site by West Sunshine Development LLC.
Family-owned SafeSpace Co. records jump in sales during the coronavirus pandemic.
Amid criminal charges, state rep is removed from House Republican Caucus.
The Bolivar R-1 School District and the Polk County Health Center are honored.
Read profiles of this year's honorees.
Aaron York, general superintendent of Donco 3 Construction, describes what he sees in the construction job market in Springfield in 2021. Rachel York is the co-owner of Donco3 Construction.
Jim Meinsen gives his advice for finding new clients as the owner of a new or existing business. Jim and Debbie Meinsen own TCI Graphics, and recently celebrated 50 years in business.
Jeramey and Julia Henson discuss the reason they and HM Dentworks co-owner Chris McWhirter started the HM Dentworks Academy. With the job demands of their field taking them across the country, all three felt that they needed a plan for the future.
Caleb Scott, owner and coach of the Queen City Insane Asylum, says the name for the team was chosen lightheartedly. He said the name also catches people's attention.
Barak Hill gives advice based on what he learned from the COVID-19 pandemic and how it affected his business. He says we should all have a backup plan ready to use.
Sandy Higgins, owner of the Crackerjack Shack, recommends the book "The E-Myth Mastery" by Michael E Gerber. She says it changed the course of how she runs her business.
Aaron York describes the work culture he tries to foster at Donco3 and why he attributes to it a part of Donco3's success. Rachel York is a co-owner of Donco3 and Aaron is the General Superintendent.
Hollie Elliott, executive director of the Dallas County Economic Development Group, explains how local schools factor into business decisions and affect a local community.
Rachel Barks, owner of Artistree Pottery, says an important lesson she learned was not to over-expand and to do her research before hand. She gives examples from her experience as a startup business owner.
Jim and Debbie Meinsen own TCI Graphics, and are now celebrating 50 years of business. Jim Meinsen takes some time to explain his philosophy on debt, and how to stay out of it.