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A pair of area medical colleges that received state grant funding in the fall are now investing the funds toward technology and new programs with the intent of attracting more students to the nursing profession.
Aside from serving as the largest project in Ozarks Technical Community College’s history, the August 2022 opening of its $40 million Robert W. Plaster Center for Advanced Manufacturing signaled the start of an automation and robotics program.
The state's nonfarm payroll employment ranks decrease by 5,000 jobs in December from November.
The governor emphasizes infrastructure, workforce development and education, and health care, among other topics.
As recreational marijuana sales are expected to begin statewide next month, legal and human resources officials say the clock is ticking for employers to ensure their workplace policies are up to date.
Reporter Mike Cullinan brings you workforce, new business and medical marijuana coverage and analysis.
In November 2018, nearly two-thirds of Missouri voters approved Proposition B, an initiative that substantially increased the state’s minimum wage. The hike raised base pay to $12 per hour from $7.85 – a 53% increase – over five years, reaching that target on Jan. 1.
The 2023 state legislative session, which commenced Jan. 4, has officials with the Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce and Missouri Chamber of Commerce and Industry eager to see how its high-priority goals can be addressed in Jefferson City this year.
Springfield Business Journal’s 2023 class of 40 Under 40 represents 40 accomplished and still-rising professionals in southwest Missouri.
A plan initiative dedicated to entrepreneurial stewardship calls for the city to cultivate an environment for entrepreneurship, business growth, living-working opportunities and startups.
However, workforce and inflation are chief concerns for business leaders.
The funding goes toward the city's Green for Greene training program.
November data from the BLS show none of the state's MSAs reported increases from October.
Over 350 students sign up in first semester of CoxHealth-sponsored program at school district building.
Reflecting on 2022, the SBJ newsroom compiles the top 10 stories that impacted regional business.
The funding goes toward the Green for Greene environmental job training program.
The state's nonfarm payroll ranks increase by 8,200 jobs in November.
Next session aimed at startups is set for January.
The iTooth Family Dentistry facility under development in south Springfield is centered on patient care.
Beef-A-Roo adding 2nd Springfield restaurant
Second Springfield Target store in the works
Curb Appeal: $20M in high-end inventory hits market
Poll: Does Springfield need a second Target?
Longtime Sapp Design architect dies
Casa Bonita returning after renovations by 'South Park' creators
$350M development slated to open next year in Lake of the Ozarks