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4 Hacks to Help Your Business Hire and Retain the Right Talent

Hiring great employees isn’t easy. Every step brings its challenges and heartaches: recruiting stellar candidates, navigating the hiring process, onboarding new employees, inviting them into your company culture and encouraging high performance and professional development. And when you do find that great hire, what’s the secret to getting them to stay and grow with the [...]

By |2018-08-20T13:31:35+00:00August 20th, 2018|Blog, News|Comments Off on 4 Hacks to Help Your Business Hire and Retain the Right Talent

What is ELEVATIONLAB?

By Carmen DeHart Are you dreaming of a new business idea or ready to position your existing business for growth? ELEVATIONLAB is launching this fall to help businesses at all stages with classes and workshops designed for entrepreneurial success. ELEVATIONLAB is the new training program of the UMKC Small Business Development & Technology Center, offering [...]

By |2018-07-19T11:20:02+00:00July 12th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on What is ELEVATIONLAB?

Urban Business Growth Initiative Offers Scholarships This Spring

URBAN BUSINESS GROWTH INITIATIVE OFFERS SCHOLARSHIPS THIS SPRING KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI (February 12, 2015) ----- The Urban Business Growth Initiative has already created economic impact with 18 business owners in Kansas City, Mo., and will help even more with scholarships to selected programs this spring. To date, more than 100 residents and/or business owners have [...]

By |2018-02-05T10:23:24+00:00February 25th, 2015|Blog, News|Comments Off on Urban Business Growth Initiative Offers Scholarships This Spring

JUNK Architects, PC, Kansas City, receives 2015 Excellence in Business Award

JUNK Architects, PC, Kansas City, receives 2015 Excellence in Business Award JUNK Architects, PC, of Kansas City, was honored Tuesday, Feb. 3, as a winner of the 2015 University of Missouri Extension Business Development Program’s (BDP) Excellence in Missouri Business Award. The awards highlight outstanding achievements by firms that have worked with the Missouri Small [...]

By |2018-02-05T10:03:33+00:00February 9th, 2015|Blog, News, Success Stories|Comments Off on JUNK Architects, PC, Kansas City, receives 2015 Excellence in Business Award

Fifteen Kansas City businesses chosen to be a part of national ScaleUp! program

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A national initiative targeting successful small businesses is launching here in Kansas City. More than 60 cities applied for the opportunity, but only eight cities made the cut. One Northland business called Weave Gotcha Covered is one of Kansas City’s selected businesses. It’s a workshop full of women, but focused on [...]

By |2018-07-12T15:22:44+00:00January 29th, 2015|Blog, News|Comments Off on Fifteen Kansas City businesses chosen to be a part of national ScaleUp! program