Americans change jobs a lot; columnist Paula Dougherty says those moves can impact the nest egg.
Next Level Solutions recorded 1,094% revenue growth 2018-20.
SBJ unveils the 2021 Economic Impact Awards honorees.
The organization announces 80 people will engage in programming via two classes.
An independent panel of judges chose 40 rising professionals for Springfield Business Journal’s 2021 40 Under 40 class.
OMG Commerce is the top Springfield business on the fast-growth list.
Local firms submitted 26 projects showcasing their expertise and portfolios.
Newsmakers in the areas of architecture, banking & finance, insurance, media, nonprofit and real estate.
Nixa Dry Cleaners and Laundry and Xtreme Exteriors are among award winners.
Newsmakers in the areas of accounting, government, insurance, marketing and nonprofit.
Newsmakers in the areas of accounting, education, government, insurance, law, municipal, nonprofit and retail.
Newsmakers in the areas of accounting, arts, banking, broadcasting, education, human resources, insurance and real estate.
Evangel University senior Abby Voelker became a first-time business owner; a Springfield Public Schools venture got a new home; and Branson-based The Robbins Group moved.
They said it. We're reporting it. Fourteen industry forecasts lead the way into 2021.
An independent panel of judges chose 40 rising professionals for the honor.
Reflecting on 2020, the SBJ newsroom compiled the top 10 stories that impacted Queen City business.
The company is relocating its field office to far South National Avenue.
Newsmakers in the areas of banking, insurance, janitorial and technology.
Cox HealthPlans' Matthew Aug: "As open enrollment time is here for many of us and we are nearing the end of the year, it’s a good time to review your health insurance coverage and do some planning."
The Bark Yard dog park and bar concept launched; Charity Fent Cake Design LLC moved; and a pair of business owners collaborated on opening The Hidden Hut LLC.
This poll is not a scientific sampling. It offers a snapshot of what readers are thinking.
Jeramey and Julia Henson, co-owners of HM Dentworks Academy, discuss the importance of family in work-life balance. They say you can’t make up for the major life events. HM Dentworks Academy is also co-owned by Chris McWhirter.
Rachel Barks, owner of Artistry Pottery, talks about her struggle with PXE, or Pseudoxanthoma elasticum, a disease that affects the eyes. She says that despite her struggle, she is ultimately thankful.
Jessica Burkland, a Missouri State University business instructor in the Department of Management, talks about small business start-up trends in a post-pandemic year. Burkland, who owns Activate Consulting & Training and volunteers as a small business mentor for SCORE of Southwest Missouri, says startups that offer new services and products to help people work from home or that enhance mental health could find greater success.
Jim and Debbie Meinsen, co-owners of TCI Graphics, say the past year has been one of the toughest they have faced. Now in the company's 50th year, the couple says they learned a few things in 2020.
Charlie Rosenbury, president of Self-Interactive, calls on his experience in programming to illustrate lessons he has learned running a business and life in general. Springfield Business Journal's 90 Ideas is presented by Great Southern Bank.
Darline Mabins talks with SBJ’s Christine Temple about growing up after a tragic accident took the lives of her mother and older brother. Mabins is now the regional branch sales manager for Arvest Bank. No Ceiling is an SBJ podcast, going in depth with local women, sharing their journey to the top of their professions.
Caleb Scott, owner, coach and player for Queen City Insane Asylum semi-professional football team, talks about the ways that the team works to support each other on and off the field. Scott says you can’t force people to become leaders, they have to come naturally.
Steve Williams, owner of Crosstown Barbecue, discusses the role relationships have played throughout the 51 years that Crosstown Barbecue has been in business. He says that while he puts effort into providing the best food he can, ultimately “people like to do business with people they like.”
Randy Bacon, professional photographer and humanitarian, relates his experience building relationships with clients since he became a photographer. He says building relationships with his clients and perfecting his craft are the most important things he does to spread his business.
Sandy Higgins, owner of the Crackerjack Shack, shares the reason behind the business’ name. She says part of the inspiration goes back to a painting her daughter had in her room when she was younger.