Zach Fee: "Whether your business is building capital or in a growth cycle, effectively managing excess liquidity is vital to a successful cash-management strategy."
Debbie Bills: "A knowledgeable loan officer is an important member of a home renovation team to walk through the financing options, which can be a stressful part of the process."
Your Digital Marketing Assistant’s Jahana Uchtman: "The rise of digital marketing has increased businesses’ ability to act in-house instead of relying on outside help."
Author LaDonna Greiner: "Investing time in activities that show employees they are valued and appreciated is crucial to establishing brand recognition."
SCA’s Megan Short: “When individuals are engaged in the community, they are more likely to buy into the outcomes.”
Columnist Lynne Haggerman gives an update on laws.
Attorney Andy Peebles: “When planning for the distribution of your property to the next generation, a frequently overlooked but vitally important category to consider are your digital assets.”
Commerce Trust Co.’s Constance Moore: “Presuming that maintaining your independence in your later years is a worthwhile objective, then maybe it’s time to meet your future self.”
Ollis/Akers/Arney’s Karen Shannon: “An important part of an organization’s well-being is the ability of its leaders to drive change.”
CFP Kenny Gott: “Unfortunately, even so-called experts whose only job is to predict the economy, and the stock and bond markets, are terrible at it.”
CFP Paula Dougherty: “If your retirement plan includes tax-advantaged accounts, there is a particular tax rule you should know about: required minimum distributions.”
Missouri Trust’s Tim Parrish: “Financial, estate and tax planning should not be mutually exclusive activities.”
Paula Dougherty says early retirement is possible with careful planning.
Drury’s Shannon Cuff says something must be done to get young people interested in teaching.
Ryan Baker of Kingly Consulting says getting to know yourself is a good start.
MSU’s Michael Merrigan says the United States can be educated by the United Kingdom and France, among other areas.
Cox Monett Hospital President Darren Bass: "We must create and maintain a culture where our staff want to work, patients in our communities and surrounding areas want to come for care, and our physicians want to practice medicine."
Downtown Springfield Association's Rusty Worley: "Local retailers and restaurants must band together to offer viable alternatives" to Amazon and others.
BKD’s Nathan Fitzgerald: "The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act made sweeping changes to how businesses and owners are taxed in construction, contracting and real estate development."
SBJ compiles news on the respiratory virus outbreak.
With employees working remotely, it’s critical to be vigilant with computer security. Todd Nielsen, chief strategy officer with JMark, says even the best software can’t eliminate all spam or …
The Missouri Department of Labor has a Shared Work Program, which is a lay-off aversion program for businesses faced with a reduction in available work. Duration: 2:23
Richard Ollis, CEO of Ollis/Akers/Arney, says there are analogies between being deployed in the military and current events. Ollis says he learned some tricks of the trade during his three, seven …
Chrystal Irons, director of the Missouri Small Business Development Center at Missouri State University, says they have created a landing page of resources for small businesses. The website is …
Sarah Walters, organizational leadership coordinator with Evangel University, says the role of a leader can be tricky. Recognition of leadership skills often comes with many requests for assistance. …
Elizabeth Wente, Partner with Spencer Fane, LLP, says “The Remix,” by Lindsey Pollak is a great tool for managers. She says the book provides perspectives for younger generations and the more …
Buddy Webb, principal architect with Buddy Webb & Co., says though maintaining a staff of primarily licensed architects and those seeking licensure is against the current industry trend, they have …
“It’s much less about being shackled to your desk and more about going, where are you going to do the best work? We trust you’re going to get it done,” says Jordan Morgan, iOS engineer with …
Sam M. Coryell, President of Coryell Collaborative Group, says in order to grow outside Springfield they needed to reorganize their five businesses under one company. This allows them to control …
Entrepreneur Amby Lewis says she’s cutting back on the number of events she hosts for the 2020 calendar year. She says this will let her focus more on finding quality speakers for each session and …