Officials expect to break ground in the coming months on the 70,000-square-foot structure.
Nine businesspeople deliver advice to a crowd of 210 people.
“When searching for an assisted living community for your loved one, we want to make sure that it meets their personality and their personal needs,” says Alecia Robinson, Administrator at …
It’s one of only two in Missouri on Leapfrog Group list.
While insurance rates are on the rise, employees now can opt out of employer coverage.
Local executives, including William Mahoney of CoxHealth in Branson, will participate as panelists.
The health care system is expanding virtual care in rural areas for behavioral health.
Letitia White-Minnis succeeds the retiring Helen Reid.
“Ready. Set. Give.” is a seven-part series that helps companies create a culture of giving. “One idea is to use an employee outing day to volunteer for an organization so you can accomplish …
Features Editor Christine Temple interviews the certified application counselor manager for Cover Missouri.
Skilled-nursing executives discuss the growth of the industry, as well as changing services to meet regulatory and client demands.
It’s been several years in the works, but Mercy Springfield Communities’ clinic has expanded its footprint in Branson.
Clinic scored on 800 quality points by Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care.
The Missouri Job Center administers funding for America’s Promise program.
C.J. Davis speaks as SBJ’s monthly 12 People live interview series guest.
Hemporium opened in south Springfield; engineering firm Olsson Associates Inc. dropped the latter part of its name and rolled out a rebranding; and Drs. Jeff Dorman and Derek Magers brought Ascend Dental Design LLC to Branson West.
Newsmakers in the areas of education, health care, insurance, law, nonprofit, recreation and transportation.
Features Editor Christine Temple outlines the annual Health Care Champions event.
Dr. Tricia Derges is the recipient this year for her work with Lift Up Someone Today.
The first of SBJ's forums detailing Economic Growth Survey results is held.
Scott Shotts, partner with Missouri Spirits, says when they started in 2011 there were approximately 300 distilleries in the U.S. and now there are more than 3,000 so competition has grown significantly. Diversification of their business model has helped them succeed.
Matthew Blystone of Theta Float Spa had the financial means to start the unique business, but used crowdsourcing for pre-orders to determine market interest in addition to gathering a nice cash reserve before opening.
Avery Parrish with the Springfield Regional Arts Council explains how businesses can display local art in their spaces for a fraction of the price of investing in a permanent collection. The corporate partnership program allows a business to select from a customized portfolio of local artists' work curated based on the company's mission and aesthetic that can be switched out every six or 12 months.
After a year of experiential market research, Danny Collins, 37 North founder and guide, found three ways they plan to expand. Some were anticipated and others were not expected until they …
Inspirational speaker Chad Porter shares his story of turning a tragic accident that took him to the darkest depths into a rewarding career as a motivational speaker and business coach.
"For me success is...a little bit fleeting. Today's success and goal achieved only lasts about that long," says Curtis Millsap, owner of Millsap Farms. Look beyond the day-to-day financial achievements to the long-term victories.
Danny Collins, 37 North founder and guide, took his experience as an expedition manager for National Geographic Unique Lodge of the World in Ecuador to start his Ozarks based outdoor activity company. Since launching the company, he has relied on post-trip evaluations and prospective customer input to guide the course.
Jennifer Rothschild, author and speaker, says, "With the blessing of the success that we've experienced came something I did not expect, which was the need to lead. And, I am a reluctant leader." She realized that her ministry was managed very well, but the ministry's most valuable asset, the people, were not being led well. She gives you three choices she had to make as a reluctant leader. Jennifer Rothschild was one of nine leaders who presented at the 2018 Springfield Business Journal's 90 Ideas in 90 Minutes.
Miles Boyer, Office Manager for the Southern Region of the Builders’ Association, recognizes they are competing for their members' time. That means doing new and different thing are of value to guarantee that their members will participate in classes and events.
Ömer Önder, owner of Springfield Diner, learns the results of a customer survey conducted by Longitude LLC. Dustin Myers and Jeremy Wells, owners of the branding agency, inform Ömer that his customers are looking for a shift in his menu offerings. Made to Order is an ongoing sbjLive documentary series in collaboration with Springfield Business Journal tracking the rebranding of a local restaurant. See ongoing coverage at: sbj.net/madetoorder