As creative manager for Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, Jennifer Johnmeyer says when she and her team brainstorm about promoting their films, it’s about creating a sense of community. “You really do …
Thursday, October 10
Selecting the right IT partner for your company is daunting. Not all IT companies are the same. Learn five qualities to look for in your next IT partner beyond the products. This is sponsored …
Tuesday, October 1
How open is the communication in your workplace? Nicole Piper, Director of The One Stop for Early Childhood, says one of the most important things is to make your employees feel they are safe, secure …
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 …
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Willard school project is selected for design award.
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Columnist Eric Bohl says well-off urban areas are plugged in to the modern economy and culture, while rural residents are left behind.
Wednesday, November 6
Officials aim to connect downtown with Wonders of Wildlife through a greenway trail.
Wednesday, November 6
Millions of dollars worth of transportation projects can move forward.
Monday, November 4
The Onward Upward initiative is the largest in school history.
Thursday, October 31
All eight metro areas statewide post decreases in September.
Monday, October 28
The wave of retiring boomers and senior housing trends lead to the recent influx of projects.
Saturday, October 26
The initiative, which includes facility and scholarship funding, is the culmination of the "It's On" campaign.
Tuesday, October 15
Lyle Foster speaks as SBJ’s monthly 12 People live interview guest.