Melodi Wisswell’s career path seems obvious in retrospect. She’s always loved animals. She has a business degree. And she wanted to live near her family. Now, she’s opened Platinum Paws, a high-end dog-grooming spa in Columbia, Missouri. Here’s how all the pieces came together with the help of the Missouri...
Sometimes, the idea for a new business is right under your nose. That was certainly the case for Luke Phelps’s Vroom Solar, which came about when he saw a need for power in remote and mobile situations in rural Missouri. But let’s back up a bit to see when this idea...
Brooke and Nicholas Bartlett built a 5,000-square-foot business from a movie-night hobby.
Jeff and Amanda DeWitt of custom home services company 11 North have faced and conquered plenty of challenges spurred by the pandemic.
Thanks to several entrepreneurial resources in Missouri, InnovPrep was ready when opportunity knocked during the pandemic.
Workshops from Resource Partners and insight from other entrepreneurs guide your way to food-business success.
Explore advice and helpful hints for small businesses from Missouri entrepreneurs who have been there, done that.
Knowing when to specialize and when to diversify helps family farm thrive.
Farms by Amber in Independence, Missouri, is a flourishing Black woman-owned farm.
Kevin Johansen is changing how producers and workers connect.