Puerto Rico Recruitment Forum

Join us for an informational session on Branson’s workforce needs and the success of the recent recruitment efforts in Puerto Rico through the U.S. Department of Labor. The forum is suitable for employers and community members interested in learning about the programming and strategy being developed to source talent from the U.S. Commonwealth of Puerto

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Culture of Silver Dollar City

At Silver Dollar City, family fun starts with treating employees like family. BY ADRIENNE DONICA | PHOTO COURTESY SILVER DOLLAR CITY Silver Dollar City places high importance on getting to know each employee at the park. Year after year families flock to Branson to enjoy the rides, attractions, shows and more at Silver Dollar City.

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Workforce Development in Southwest Missouri

While many local companies struggle to recruit workers, some organizations are facing the region’s workforce development challenges head-on. Learn about their creative solutions to attracting and retaining talented employees. BY STEPHANIE TOWNE BENOIT, BIZ 417 At the height of the Great Recession, the scheduling board in the office of Brookline Doorworks, a Springfield garage door

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DED releases July 2016 Jobs Report

Release Date: 08/16/2016 Contact: Amy Susan,  (573) 522-5058 View original article here. JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – According to seasonally adjusted data released today by the Missouri Department of Economic Development, Missouri’s nonfarm payroll employment grew by 2,100 jobs in July, reaching a new record high for the state with 2,816,600 active jobs. July’s nonfarm payroll

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