Columnist Mark Holmes: “Handling feedback with an employee isn’t one of the easiest responsibilities of a manager, but it is one of the most important.”
Features Editor Christine Temple opens a dialogue to combat generational tension in the workplace.
Dr. Shawn Usery congratulates the 2019 Health Care Champions honorees.
Columnist Ellen Rohr has a surprising suggestion for those who struggle with too much to do and too little time.
Columnist Eric Bohl says well-off urban areas are plugged in to the modern economy and culture, while rural residents are left behind.
Columnist Francine Pratt: "It's very important for employers to know their employees’ levels of education and what is needed to complete or obtain a credential."
Editor Eric Olson wonders if Costco is changing is strategy for smaller markets, like Springfield.
Statehouse columnist Phill Brooks says the largest difference is intense partisanship in the U.S. House.
Columnist Mar’Ellen Felin says the city needs diversity, but it’s not something we can fake or create overnight.
Web Editor Geoff Pickle weighs in after Apple, the NBA and other companies get involved.
Columnist Mark Holmes: “A critical facet of leadership today is one’s ability to prevent bad mistakes from happening on their team.”
Rep. Billy Long asks Speaker Nancy Pelosi for an immediate vote on the trade agreement.
Features Editor Christine Temple draws attention to the topic during Harmony House’s iCare campaign.
Paula Dougherty says early retirement is possible with careful planning.
Columnist Ellen Rohr: “This column is a salute to the men and women who do dirty jobs.”
Carol Embree outlines the annual Most Influential Woman event.
Publisher Jennifer Jackson says Chesterfield Village has given SBJ a warm welcome to the neighborhood.
Statehouse columnist Phill Brooks discusses a recent news conference from the president and reflects on years of covering Missouri politics.
Guest columnist Eric Bohl unpacks recent U.S. Department of Agriculture data.
SBJ compiles news on the respiratory virus outbreak.
Eddie Gumucio, organizer and founder of the Queen City Shout Music festival says he did a lot of research before moving the event online. He says they extended the festival to a week to accommodate …
Life coach Ann Leach says video conferencing is useful, but it’s not a substitute for human interaction. She recommends using this time to network and build relationships that will pay off in the …
Technology business consultant Mackenzie Scherer says too many social media posts can be counterproductive for your business. Biweekly website updates help with Google searches, but always announce …
Gary Gibson, general manager of City Utilities, says solar, wind and other renewable energy sources will be vitally important as we go forward. He says they’ve prioritized renewables because …
Author and Consultant Rosie Ward says some wellness programs focus heavily on biomedical risk factors and lower premiums to incentivize behavior. She says repositioning wellness programs to be a part …
Taylor Otwell, CEO of Laravel, says don’t be afraid to bring employees on board. Otwell says you want to protect your business, but the increase in productivity is worth it. Duration: 0:31
Megan Short, executive director of Springfield Contractors Association, says potential employers are looking at your social media accounts. She says keeping your profile professional and managing …
Singer-songwriter Justin Larkin says moving to virtual performances is similar to his busking days. He says services like Venmo and Virtual Tip Jar provide some income, but fall short of paying …
Lucas Walker, says business today is the same game with new rules. Walker, with independent consultants Mary Overbey and Damion Trout says now is the time to be flexible, evaluate what works and …
Speaker, coach and writer Erika Gerdes, says overwhelm is very real for her. Managing a career and household as a single parent means prioritizing the things that are most important. Duration: …