seMissourian.com Business http://www.semissourian.com/business/ Business headlines from the seMissourian.com newspaper in Cape Girardeau, Missouri en-us Business notebook: Stitched and Stamped brings a personalized touch http://www.semissourian.com/story/2365765.html Christie Harris is making a name for herself with the names of others. "It seems as soon as you put someone's name on something, it becomes the perfect gift," Harris said. If someone buys a friend a... Sun, 04 Dec 2016 22:25:27 -0600 Business notebook: New store shows faith in Scott City district http://www.semissourian.com/story/2363699.html Though the number of businesses on Second Street in Scott City has dwindled over the years, Chaundra Mason believes in the area. It's why her business, Paradise Express, has operated there for almost... Sun, 27 Nov 2016 22:36:41 -0600 Business notebook: Jackson bridal shop offers personal touch http://www.semissourian.com/story/2361904.html Though her new bridal shop, Ann-Louise Bridal, has been open less than a month and by appointment only for the most part, owner Kelsie Birk has reported it to be a successful venture so far. Her... Sun, 20 Nov 2016 23:25:42 -0600 Business notebook: Bank of Missouri chief reflects on its 125 years http://www.semissourian.com/story/2359945.html As the Bank of Missouri hit its 125-year anniversary, bank president John M. Thompson reflected on how remarkable the anniversary is. "Our bank franchise is older than the Coca-Cola brand and older... Sun, 13 Nov 2016 22:28:27 -0600 People on the move 12/5/2016 http://www.semissourian.com/story/2365768.html Bradley K. Chronister was appointed to project manager at Dille Traxel Architecture. In his new role, he will provide project oversight and administration through design, bidding, execution and... Sun, 04 Dec 2016 22:26:40 -0600 For Americans, Trump's tariffs on imports could prove costly http://www.semissourian.com/story/2365767.html WASHINGTON -- American consumers and businesses would pay -- literally -- if President-elect Donald Trump followed through on his campaign pledge to slap big taxes on imports from China and Mexico.... Sun, 04 Dec 2016 22:23:05 -0600 Jobs report: Trump to inherit solid but uneven economy http://www.semissourian.com/story/2365766.html WASHINGTON -- The U.S. jobs report Friday made one thing clear: President-elect Donald Trump will inherit the same two-track U.S. economy that bedeviled his predecessor. Hiring is solid and the... Sun, 04 Dec 2016 21:35:01 -0600 Add this fee to the cost of flying: hailing an airport taxi http://www.semissourian.com/story/2363701.html NEW YORK -- Ever feel like the taxi ride from the airport costs more than the trip there? It's not your imagination. Airports across the country add surcharges of up to $5 a ride -- typically passed... Sun, 27 Nov 2016 22:34:38 -0600 Black Friday online sales hit new high http://www.semissourian.com/story/2363702.html Holiday shoppers eager to snag big discounts turned to the internet in record fashion last week, one tracking company said, driving online sales on Black Friday to a new high. Consumers spent $3.34... Sun, 27 Nov 2016 22:34:09 -0600 Trump's vow to bring back coal gives hope to weary regions http://www.semissourian.com/story/2363700.html WILLIAMSON, W.Va. -- The hard-eyed view along the Tug Fork River in West Virginia coal country is President-elect Donald Trump has something to prove: He'll help bring back Appalachian mining, as he... Sun, 27 Nov 2016 18:35:01 -0600 People on the move 11/21/2016 http://www.semissourian.com/story/2361897.html Sunil Mungee is the new director of physician business development at SoutheastHEALTH. In this role, he will enhance business development and physician recruitment and develop training and planning... Mon, 21 Nov 2016 06:45:46 -0600 Small retailers strategize with hope of successful holidays http://www.semissourian.com/story/2361896.html NEW YORK -- Small and independent retailers are strategizing to try to make the most of an uncertain holiday season. The last three months of the year are critical for many retailers, who may get... Sun, 20 Nov 2016 23:32:19 -0600 Volkswagen to shed 30,000 jobs, cutting costs after scandal http://www.semissourian.com/story/2361909.html FRANKFURT, Germany -- Volkswagen announced plans Friday to cut 30,000 jobs in a wide-ranging restructuring of its namesake brand as it tries to recover from a scandal over cars rigged to cheat on... Sun, 20 Nov 2016 23:31:59 -0600 Names in the news http://www.semissourian.com/story/2361568.html Fri, 18 Nov 2016 16:56:43 -0600 Business briefs http://www.semissourian.com/story/2361564.html Fri, 18 Nov 2016 16:49:59 -0600 Health briefs http://www.semissourian.com/story/2361569.html Fri, 18 Nov 2016 16:43:53 -0600 Business licenses http://www.semissourian.com/story/2361571.html Fri, 18 Nov 2016 16:41:45 -0600 Bankruptcies http://www.semissourian.com/story/2361565.html Fri, 18 Nov 2016 16:39:38 -0600 Tax liens http://www.semissourian.com/story/2361570.html Fri, 18 Nov 2016 16:33:54 -0600 Young people to watch: Jennifer Rubin and Grant Skelton http://www.semissourian.com/story/2361573.html Jennifer Rubin -- Rockin' 4 Relief Jennifer Rubin might be only 20 years of age, but she already views herself as too old for a rocking chair. Rubin, a junior at Southeast Missouri State University,... Fri, 18 Nov 2016 16:21:38 -0600 Why your employer wants you to volunteer - and why you should http://www.semissourian.com/story/2361574.html Does your employer consider community service part of a job well done? If you're wondering whether you should take advantage of your employer's offer to pay you for volunteer time, keep in mind that... Fri, 18 Nov 2016 16:18:29 -0600 Tips for organizing a successful fundraiser http://www.semissourian.com/story/2361577.html Many not-for-profit organizations in the Cape Girardeau area focus their fundraising efforts on mainstay and unique efforts to draw in donations and better the community around them. Elizabeth... Fri, 18 Nov 2016 16:13:37 -0600 'Uniting people with resources': Talking service with Kay Azuma of the Community Caring Council http://www.semissourian.com/story/2361575.html Kay Azuma has worked as the community coordinator at the Community Caring Council in Cape Girardeau for close to 15 years. In this role and as a local volunteer, Azuma works diligently to better the... Fri, 18 Nov 2016 16:09:52 -0600 A guide to securing 501(c)(3) status, and what it means for your organization http://www.semissourian.com/story/2361576.html An organization doesn't have to file for not-for-profit status with the IRS in order to collect charitable donations. But it helps. Securing not-for-profit status means the organization can be exempt... Fri, 18 Nov 2016 16:06:01 -0600 Tips for getting deals for the Black Friday weekend http://www.semissourian.com/story/2359944.html NEW YORK -- Serious deal-seekers already are planning their Thanksgiving weekend shopping, and experts believe once again the holiday itself may offer better deals than Black Friday the day... Mon, 14 Nov 2016 06:37:06 -0600 People on the move 11/14/16 http://www.semissourian.com/story/2359946.html Steven Hogan is the new patient care manager for cardiac intensive-care and progressive-care unit at Saint Francis Medical Center. In this role, Hogan will oversee the delivery of care and... Mon, 14 Nov 2016 06:35:45 -0600 Bond market doesn't like what Trump presidency might bring http://www.semissourian.com/story/2359947.html NEW YORK -- He's called the spiraling federal debt a disaster, leads a party of avowed fiscal hawks and has promised to balance the budget. But if you expect Donald Trump to act as a model of fiscal... Sun, 13 Nov 2016 22:26:28 -0600