Intentionally Building Your Infrastructure to Overcome Business Obstacles

Regardless of your industry, entrepreneurs and small business owners face common challenges. According to the August 2018 report on Small Business Economic Trends, the top 10 challenges are:

► Healthcare
► Government regulations
► Federal Income Taxes
► The economy
► Tax compliance
► Cash flow
► Staying passionate
► Client diversification
► Scaling without sacrificing quality
► Hiring new employees

Impact of […]

2018-10-09T16:40:25-05:00October 9th, 2018|Business Growth, Economic Growth|

Seeking Innovative Growth?
Scout Out Uncommon Relationships Like Chewing Gum and Smartphones

By definition, advancing business requires change. If growth is your goal, how do you move business forward? Which mindset do you embrace?

– Status quo?
– Copy the innovators?
– Innovator?
– Trendsetter?

According to Phil Simon, writer for, companies that fail to understand and quickly adopt emerging technologies will become obsolete. Furthermore, he says, “It […]

2018-04-16T12:07:15-05:00April 5th, 2018|Economic Growth|

Entrepreneurism: Its Place In Economic Growth

When the Kansas City Area Development Council (KCADC) cultivated relationships to win the Amazon HQ2 project, community leaders, including Kansas City Missouri Mayor Sly James, stated the region’s real value as “the collaborative spirit” in which two states (Kansas and Missouri), 18 counties and more than 50 communities worked together.

Efforts toward […]

2018-03-22T10:30:58-05:00March 22nd, 2018|Economic Growth|