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Vol. 25 Issue 5
Everything is better when employees are held accountable.
Joe Vazquez, owner of Vazquez Commercial Contracting LLC, is the 2016 Small Business Person of the Year for the SBA’s Kansas City District. (more…)
Five tips for winning business from the government.
If you have ever moved, and most people have, you realize it can either be a great day or a terrible day—all depending on whether the people in charge know what they are doing and have helped you adequately prepare. Roger and Dana Ward of Great Day Moving both have the tenacity, skills and integrity to make any moving day great. (more…)
Trisha Brauer is a national leader in fund-raising auctions.
It’s one of the trademark strengths of healthy family-owned businesses: They tend to do a good job planning for the long term. Mallin Companies is a great example of that. (more…)
Whether your next steps involve hiring for a few new positions, or acquiring another company, proper preparation and planning are essential to grow your business. (more…)
Some of KC’s best food truck operators share the hard-earned lessons they’ve learned on the job. (more…)
Drive down historic Southwest Boulevard and you’ll pass the storefronts and symbols of some of Kansas City’s most recognizable brands. A brightly painted 60,000-square-foot building at 111 Southwest Blvd. is home to one of those icons—20-year-old foods manufacturer Original Juan Specialty Foods. (more…)