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The oldest members of GenZ are college age, so their impact on the business world remains to be seen. “They’re very, very young, so the jury is still out on how they will fully behave,” says Kay Logsdon, Director of Applications at CultureWaves. Logsdon says GenerationZ has been raised on adaptability — they know there will always be a new version coming out. “That’s the mentality they live in, so they’re always looking for that next step,” Logsdon says. Self-described fossil Millennial Locke Hilderbrand and solid Boomer Kay Logsdon share what their trends research at CultureWaves tells us about generational differences and tips on how to bridge the gaps. Generations in the Workplace is an ongoing multi-episode series tackling the issues of generational conflict.
Urban Studios LLC, a natural light photography studio and pop-up event space, opened; the Missouri State University Foundation became the new owner of event venue The Old Glass Place; and Polk County’s dining scene expanded with the opening of Flat Creek.
Drury president resigns abruptly
Commercial project in the works near Campbell, Sunset
Springfield coffee shop closing
Mexican restaurant chain expands to Springfield
Springfield theater vet Jerry-Mac Johnston dies
Chamber announces Small Business Award finalists