UMKC Innovation Center partners with the university and the community to spark and sustain entrepreneurial efforts within our region and across the country.

KCSourceLink connects KC entrepreneurs to the right resource at the right time.

MOSourceLink connects Missouri entrepreneurs to the right resource at the right time.

Whiteboard2Boardroom connects entrepreneurs and businesses to technologies available for licensing.

Digital Sandbox KC provides early-stage proof-of-concept support for digital products.

Missouri Small Business & Technology Development Center provides technical assistance to startup and existing businesses.

ScaleUP! Kansas City helps businesses with revenues around $200K scale toward their first $1 million.

Missouri Procurement Technical Assistance Centers helps local businesses obtain government contracts.

KCInvestED helps investors learn more about investing in KC startups.

SourceLink® helps communities nationwide build vibrant and vital entrepreneurial ecosystems.
UMKC Innovation Center

Missouri Job Center - Cape Girardeau

The Missouri Job Center in Cape Girardeau, part of the Department of Higher Ed/Workforce Development, helps businesses recruit and retain a stable, skilled workforce as well as helping individuals find meaningful, long term employment.


Missouri’s Workforce System is comprised of the Department of Higher Ed/Workforce Development, state and local workforce boards, and numerous partner agencies who promote business recruitment, expansion, and retention.


Need to fill positions with qualified workers? We’re here to help you connect with skilled job seekers. Job-matching services, hiring and recruiting events, customized training assistance, and other business services are all offered at no cost to you. 



workshops are offered by all Job Centers statewide.  Many Job Centers also offer additional classes and services for job seekers.  Contact your local Job Center today to see how they can help you.  Find your centerhere.



Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Tax Credits

Human Resources

  • Employee Development, Hiring and Policies
  • Retention
  • Workforce Incentives

Import and Export Assistance

  • Trade Education and Training

Management Issues

  • Recruiting Assistance
Primary ContactMissouri Job Center Representative
Address1737 N. Kingshighway
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
Phone(573) 290-5766
Fax(573) 290-5746