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Working With Others: The Value of Collaboration Projects

December 14, 2016 3:02 pm Published by Comments Off on Working With Others: The Value of Collaboration Projects

There’s safety in numbers, and when you own and operate a small business, it’s easy to feel alone. Much larger companies will often have entire departments dedicated to various tasks,... View Article


A Story of Entrepreneurship

November 15, 2016 12:00 pm Published by Comments Off on A Story of Entrepreneurship

I graduated from Missouri Western State University (MWSU) in 2012 with my BA in Elementary Education with an emphasis in Child Development. While teaching, I helped with my husband’s lawn... View Article


Get Your Small Business Involved in a National Campaign

October 7, 2016 12:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Get Your Small Business Involved in a National Campaign

Did you know October 1 is “National Ghost Hunting Day?” It also happens to be “National Homemade Cookies Day” and “National Fire Pup Day.” Pick a topic anyone might be... View Article


Branding Made Simple

September 7, 2016 12:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Branding Made Simple

In the midst of creative ads, catchy radio jingles, and memorable commercials, how do you manage to get your brand noticed? So often our culture tells us – be different…... View Article


How to be Disruptive in a World Full of Noise

August 30, 2016 12:00 pm Published by Comments Off on How to be Disruptive in a World Full of Noise

It’s easy to get lost in a sea of noise when you are trying to catch the attention of your target market. While every media outlet is vying for your... View Article


The Power of Customer Feedback

August 25, 2016 12:00 pm Published by Comments Off on The Power of Customer Feedback

Customers are the lifeblood of any business, yet their value extends far beyond just making the cash register ring. They can be a treasure trove of ideas and innovation. In... View Article


Math Lab and More!

June 30, 2016 3:10 pm Published by Comments Off on Math Lab and More!

Mik and Lori Chester have been teaching for decades. During that time, they have had the chance to see up close what happens when kids don’t master important foundational concepts.... View Article


Investing in our Youth is Good for Your Small Business

June 15, 2016 12:16 pm Published by Comments Off on Investing in our Youth is Good for Your Small Business

“The youth are our future”. This phrase is said so often it sometimes is easy to overlook the value in this statement. Today’s youth are our future community leaders and... View Article