Biz 417 September/October 2021
Biz 417’s 20 Best Places to Work
What makes a great workplace? From flexible hours and telecommuting, to free popcorn and foosball, a lot goes into making a company one of the best to work for. Here are 20 southwest Missouri workplaces that get the balance right.
MORE FROM SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2021
Connelly Plumbing's Long Game
They’re not the Connellys, but Connelly Plumbing is a company that’s family owned and focused. Second- and third-generation leaders of the Edwards family share the success behind one of Springfield’s oldest plumbing companies.
StepNpull: A $300,000 Idea from Springfield
A product born of practicality in 2007 met new, unprecedented demand in 2020—and an appearance on Shark Tank. President Mike Sewell reflects on StepNpull’s steps.