The Revival of Neon

Featured Writer: John Beaudoin KC Communications & Media Matters Ben Wine Appreciates the True Artistry of Neon and Metal To an artist like Ben Wine, there would be something almost religious to finding an old neon sign belonging to Katz Drug or another lost...

Technology is Shifting Workforce Demands

By: Rick McDowell Lee’s Summit Economic Dev. Council Manufacturers are having a difficult time finding workers due to an increase in technology, which is changing the skills required for jobs. That is according to a 2018 skills gap study from Deloitte Insights and the...

Old vs New Technology

By: Matt Gotschall Salvus TG, LLC Nowadays, when people ask us to talk about relevant small business technology topics, it is always about security. Ten years ago, small businesses were focused on hardware and software, five years ago, it was how to move to the cloud,...

Geeking Out Over STEM in Missouri

By: Brian Crouse Missouri Chamber of Commerce and Industry It’s like any engineering problem. Just start with the end user. In the case of workforce, that’s employers. The Missouri Chamber of Commerce and Industry is working to bridge the divide between...

The Science of Brewing Beer

Featured Writer: John Beaudoin KC Communication & Media Matters For many homebrewers, trial-and-error are just part of the beer-making process. Some batches finish just as you’d hoped while others might miss a flavor or fermentation mark. No problem, you...