28 episodes

This cooperative project between the Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce and Leadership Springfield will give you an inside look at the people and programs that help make the Springfield, Missouri community a great place to live, work and play.

SGF Insider Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce & Leadership Springfield

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 4 Ratings

This cooperative project between the Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce and Leadership Springfield will give you an inside look at the people and programs that help make the Springfield, Missouri community a great place to live, work and play.

    Plugged In - Goal Setting for the New Year

    Plugged In - Goal Setting for the New Year

    Join us as local business owner and Gallup Strengths expert, Caitlin Kissee shares her tips for setting SMART goals, giving yourself grace with goal setting and looking at goals through the lens of Strengths. Caitlin is the Signature Class Strengths Facilitator for the 2021-2022 program year. Let's dive in!
    Special thanks to American National for sponsoring the Leadership Springfield "Plugged In" episodes.

    • 34 min
    SGF Business Insider - How Do Volunteer Leaders Prepare for 2022?

    SGF Business Insider - How Do Volunteer Leaders Prepare for 2022?

    This month, Chamber President Matt Morrow talked to two people very important to both the Chamber and the entire Springfield community. They’re the Chamber board chairs for 2021 and 2022,  respectively: Logan Aguirre of the 417 group of magazines and John Oke-Thomas of Oke-Thomas and Associates.

    • 47 min
    Plugged In - Turning Advocacy into Action

    Plugged In - Turning Advocacy into Action

    With the release of the Community Focus Report this fall, we are diving into blue ribbons, red flags and how CASA of Southwest Missouri is turning advocacy into action, growing in innovative ways and supporting kids in our community. Tune in to hear this conversation featuring CASA Executive Director, Laura Farmer and CASA Program Director and current Captain Springfield, Rebecca Weber.
    Special thanks to American National for sponsoring the LeadSGF "Plugged In" episodes.

    • 40 min
    SGF Business Insider - How Do Small Organizations Succeed?

    SGF Business Insider - How Do Small Organizations Succeed?

    In this episode, Chamber President Matt Morrow talks with Lisa Farmer, executive director of Harmony House. Lisa and her team were awarded the 2021 W. Curtis Strube Small Business Award in November, and they discussed what the award means for her organization and how Harmony House is working to overcome some of the struggles facing organizations of all shapes and sizes.

    • 26 min
    Plugged In - Make Something in SGF

    Plugged In - Make Something in SGF

    This "Plugged In" episode of the SGF Insider podcast features Jeff Houghton, a four-time Emmy Award winning local TV host, writer, actor and improviser. Tune in to hear the Mystery Hour host's great advice on how to make big decisions, dreaming big and ultimately making something where we are.
    Special thanks to American National for sponsoring the LeadSGF "Plugged In" episodes.

    • 26 min
    SGF Business Insider - How Do We Build the Health Care Workforce?

    SGF Business Insider - How Do We Build the Health Care Workforce?

    This month we look at a unique program that is allowing our region to begin addressing the issue of workforce shortages in the health care industry. It’s the University of Missouri’s Springfield Clinical Campus. This partnership between Mizzou, Missouri State University, CoxHealth and Mercy is celebrating its fifth year in 2021.
    We talk with Dr. David Haustein, the associate dean of the Clinical Campus, and with Samantha Metzger, who is slated to graduate from the program in 2023.

    • 22 min

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