Cody Ritter, owner of Base Construction & Management LLC, says a high work volume lets you choose your projects and partners. “The guys the we really like to work for, those are our targets. In a …
Thursday, September 19
If you are experiencing inefficiencies in performance, you might need to look at your tools and processes. Sherry Coker, Executive Director of OTC Center for Workforce Development gives you tips for …
Tuesday, August 27
“A lot has to be done within 72 hours,” says Keke Rover, Director of Ambassadors for Children. School enrollment, court dates and finding daycare are several issues a foster parent must …
Tuesday, July 30
In a tight employment market “I think the first thing is really being more open to hiring someone who struggles with literacy,” says Kristy Frans with the Council of Churches. “Just because …
Tuesday, July 9
With more job openings than people to fill them, it is time for your company to evaluate how you are motivating and engaging your team to help you retain and attract the best talent. Sherry Coker, Executive Director at the OTC Center for Workforce Development, walks you through tangible and intangible incentives that encourage employee engagement, performance enhancement, and higher job satisfaction.
Tuesday, June 25
How do you develop your company's core values? Mark Struckhoff and Michele Delcoure, both with Council of Churches discuss how they did it and the importance of why you should. Ask the Experts is a monthly series in cooperation with Springfield Business Journal. This is sponsored content.
Thursday, May 16
Mark Walker, a local CEO and a member of the Drury University Board of Trustees, says employers are increasingly seeking college graduates who have some kind of meaningful real-world, hands-on …
Tuesday, May 7
Justin Branham, President of Branco Enterprises, says the moment you decide to build a building, you need to have a preconstruction meeting with your contractor, designer and other stakeholders. …
Thursday, May 2
Sherry Coker, Executive Director at the OTC Center for Workforce Development, says your business is like a baseball team — every team needs a coach and the best teams have specialized coaches to …
Wednesday, April 24
Young professionals who aren’t interested in owning a home yet, still can expect to live in luxury. Sam M. Coryell, Derek McCrea, and Jessi Beauchamp of Coryell Collaborative Group provide five …
Tuesday, April 9
Alisa Lawler, Vice President of Marketing and Business Development with Multipli Credit Union, says many employees ask their human resources director about borrowing money from their 401(k) plan. …
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Lyle Foster speaks as SBJ’s monthly 12 People live interview guest.
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However, the Queen City ranks on the bottom half of WalletHub’s annual study.
Thursday, October 10
Officials say low wages and unemployment are contributing to a lack of skilled workers.
Monday, October 7
A Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce-led delegation travels to the Kentucky city.
Monday, September 30
With tax incentives, developers are moving forward on rail-access plan.
Friday, September 27
Northern Tool and Equipment adds its fourth Missouri location.
Wednesday, September 25
After city TIF approval, a group of local investors moves forward with a multimillion-dollar project.
Friday, September 20
Since 2016, 17 small businesses got their start with a $30,000 boost from the incubator.
Friday, September 20
First-year experimental program fails to garner applicant interest.