Missouri Director of Agriculture Chris Chinn says the time is now to put the new trade agreement in place.
Guest columnist Mark Holmes: "Good managers know how important it is to guide and encourage employees today to be customer-centric, take sufficient accountability for results, and be adaptable."
Features Editor Christine Temple makes the case for kindness in the workplace as a goal for 2020.
Columnist Bennet Bodenstein tries beverages from Sutter Home Family Vineyards.
Rep. Billy Long says Congress and federal agencies are working together to better map areas without access to high-speed internet.
Editor Eric Olson gleans insight from the leadership ideas in the upcoming 90 Ideas in 90 Minutes event.
Missouri Farm Bureau’s Diane Olson examines annual price points.
Columnist Francine Pratt: “Economic research indicates that for each additional year of education, one should see a 10% increase in wages.”
Web Editor Geoff Pickle takes lessons on brevity from a recent Missouri State graduate competition.
Columnist Bennet Bodenstein reviews four Spanish selections.
Lindenwood University professor R.W. Hafer says minimum wage and tax incentive laws put the state at a disadvantage.
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.
SBJ compiles news on the respiratory virus outbreak.
Life coach Ann Leach says having a structured routine helps her maintain a positive attitude during difficult times. She says it might seem to be anathema to a creative spirit, but the framework …
Motivational speaker Zach Troutman says his grandmother and a coach helped him discover his passion. He founded Follow the Leader to normalize conversations about mental health after dealing with …
Independent consultants Mary Overbey, Damion Trout and Lucas Walker discuss ways businesses can reduce the time it takes to recover from the pandemic. They say proactively planning, setting goals …
Technology business consultant Mackenzie Scherer says many small business owners don’t understand the need for a business website or social media. Scherer says there are three steps to establish an …
Joe Daues, CEO of the Breast Cancer Foundation of the Ozarks says he wants to focus on collaboration and developing long term partnerships with other not for profits. Daues says this will allow …
Since Justin Larkin hasn’t been able to perform publicly because of the pandemic, the singer-songwriter has been writing new material. Larkin says he’s excited to be creating new music in his …
Richard Ollis, CEO of Ollis/Akers/Arney, says clearly defined goals and teamwork will prepare you for success. Listen to others’ perspectives to help find a better game plan. Duration: 1:22
Author and Consultant Rosie Ward says only one third of employees are engaged in their wellness program. She says one organization has been examining how to reduce healthcare costs and encourage …
Speaker, coach and writer Erika Gerdes says there is a deep seated belief that you must choose between fulfillment and success. Gerdes says she had to change her mindset to see it’s possible to …
Taylor Otwell, CEO of Laravel, started his company as a way to prototype ideas, but ended up releasing the application to the world. Now others use it to build their businesses. Duration: 1:16