NAM: Global Manufacturing Economic Update

The J.P. Morgan Global Manufacturing PMI™ registered 52.0 in November, unchanged from October and remaining at the slowest growth rate since November 2016. The headline index has decelerated since reaching nearly a seven-year high in December 2017 (54.5), even with a modest expansion overall. There was also continued slippage in economic growth in November in the largest… Read More NAM: Global Manufacturing Economic Update

Developing Strong Leaders in Your Organization

People don’t leave their jobs. People leave their bosses. Good supervisors and managers inspire their teams, provide clear direction on expectations, listen when new ideas are put forth, and support employees when they need help. The photo below was taken from one of Missouri Enterprise’s #Lean simulations last month in Jefferson City where folks from several different… Read More Developing Strong Leaders in Your Organization

The first quarter of 2019 looks promising for job seekers in Missouri, according to a new report.

A survey from ManPowerGroup, a global staffing firm, found that 17 percent of businesses in the state will be looking for new employees to open the new year. Another 75 percent of businesses in Missouri responded that they plan to maintain current staffing levels over the first quarter, and 6 percent said they plan to… Read More The first quarter of 2019 looks promising for job seekers in Missouri, according to a new report.

Emerson acquires Canadian data management company

Emerson has acquired iSolutions Inc., a Canadian consulting group that specializes in data management. iSolutions has worked with oil and gas, power and utilities customers to collect data from production facilities and help integrate it into business systems. For Emerson, a technology and engineering company based in the St. Louis area, the acquisition is expected… Read More Emerson acquires Canadian data management company