Issues: Vol. 29 Issue 2

Employee Benefits

Employee Retention/Stay Interviews

Retaining good talent is nearly as difficult as finding the good talent to begin with. Unemployment rates are at an all-time low, resulting in 74 percent of employers struggling to fill open positions while many applicants are receiving multiple job offers in demanding fields. Even if you are lucky enough to find your next hire, how can you keep them onboarded once they are trained and fully developed? Many employers…

Digital Content

Bait Matters: Catch more customers by learning who they are and what they want

After a 45-year career, Jack was ready for retirement. More time for vacations and the occasional nap. More time with the grandkids. And, finally, time for new hobbies like fishing. Jack always enjoyed hearing his buddies’ fishing stories and loved the idea of a little solitude out in nature. His extensive work travel and house projects just never seemed to leave much time for those weekends at the lake or…

Business Administration

Taking Care of Business Like “Big Business”

Building a strong foundation for business when it comes to governance, compliance, and risk management isn’t just for Big Business. Taking Care of Business® is for every company regardless of head count, gross revenues, or life stage. Big Business understands the value of taking care of business, every day.  For SMBs, it’s sometimes considered optional. This isn’t because you don’t care. You might be focusing on sales and production efforts…

Banking

Currency Common Cents

You probably use it every day. But how much do you know about the lifeblood of our economy – cold, hard cash? We’ve rounded up some fun facts about currency that will help you dominate your next trivia night, plus some key takeaways that you can apply to your business. Dollars and cents  The typical lifespan of a $1 bill is 5-6 years, and a $100 is 15 years. That’s…

Web Design

Storytelling & Your Kansas City Website Design

One of the hottest topics in marketing over the last few years has revolved around the concept of storytelling. This is fitting because storytelling has been one of the main forms of human communication since the beginning of time. Storytelling works so well for one reason – people remember stories. It’s much easier to remember a presentation that is presented within the framework of a story from one that is…