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Taney County initiative seeks to help with labor issue

By Kadee Brosseau | View the original story on KY3 News Posted: Mon 9:36 PM, Jul 25, 2016  | Updated: Mon 11:09 PM, Jul 25, 2016 Too many jobs, not enough workers in Taney County. That’s the reason local leaders are putting together a plan. The Workforce Development Collaborative seeks to grow the area’s labor pool and help… Read more »

Construction Begins on Powersite North Sanitary Sewer Project

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 19, 2016 Contact:            Brad Allbritton, AdministratorTaney County Regional Sewer District(417) 546-7220   MEDIA RELEASE Construction Begins on Powersite North Sanitary Sewer Project – Phase 1 The Taney County Regional Sewer District Board of Trustees recently awarded just under $8.4 million in construction contracts for Phase 1 of the Powersite North Sanitary… Read more »

Keeping An Eye on Employee Retention

Businesses across the country are struggling with the lack of critical talent and an increase in skills shortages. According to Randstad Sourceright, spending on talent acquisition is rising, hiring managers regularly express their frustration with finding good workers and the C-suite wants to know why their business plans aren’t moving forward. However, there is a… Read more »

Jonas Arjes named 2016 Missouri Professional Economic Developer of the Year

  Contact:                   Pat Amick, CMP – Executive Director                                 Missouri Economic Development Council                                 573.636.7383   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   JONAS ARJES 2016 MISSOURI PROFESSIONAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPER OF THE YEAR   Lake Ozark, MO (June 15, 2016) – Jonas Arjes, EDFP, Executive Director of the 4-year-old Taney… Read more »

Millennials in the Workforce: Part 2

According to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, young adult workers hold the key to a robust talent pipeline. As baby boomers retire and Generation X workers move into leadership positions, companies need to develop young adult talent as a critical component of their workforce pipeline-particularly for entry-level positions. Many companies are not sure how to… Read more »

Branson residents invited to participate in Community Rezoning Open House on June 7

    City of Branson Jennifer Langford, MBA/MIS – Communications Manager 110 West Maddux  |  Branson, MO  65616  |  417.337.0017 direct     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, May 23, 2016 Contact:  Joel Hornickel, Planning & Zoning, City of Branson, 417.337.8546   MEDIA RELEASE Branson Community Rezoning Open House The City of Branson invites… Read more »

Hollister Farm to Table Market to Open June 2

Media Contact: Contact: Heather Hardinger Telephone: (417) 243-2140 Email:   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 17, 2016 HOLLISTER FARM TO TABLE MARKET TO OPEN JUNE 2 The farmers market will bring together agriculture and small business markets for year-round project. Hollister, MO – The Farm to Table Market, located in Hollister at 118 Symington Place,… Read more »

New Nationwide Air Service Coming To Branson

Book flights choosing from 100+ connections on or use Expedia, Travelocity, Orbitz, and Elite Airways BRANSON, MISSOURI (May 11, 2016) – Elite Airways will offer daily non-stop service from Branson to Denver (DEN) and Houston (IAH) with connections to over 100 markets nationwide.  The Branson Airport, Elite Airways and Great Lakes Airlines have teamed up… Read more »

Millennials in the Workforce

According to a 2015 Pew Research study, Millennials surpassed Generation X to become the largest share of the American workforce. As the youngest Millennials get older, more of them will be looking for or getting jobs, and some of those jobs could be right here in Missouri. In fact, four Missouri-based companies made the cut on… Read more »