U.S. Bank Empowers Early-Stage Businesses Through Boot Camp Program

U.S. Bank presents at boot camp.

In the Early-Stage Business Boot Camp, we’re delivering high-quality content to new and prospective business owners – and identifying amazing partners with expertise to empower the participants. That’s why we are so excited that Timothy Oetting and Rees Cowherd, business banking managers at U.S. Bank, served as guest speakers May 2 (Bolivar) and May 7 […]

Welcome Macee Curtis to the team

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We’re really excited to welcome Macee Curtis, our new Regional Program Coordinator, to efactory’s team! She’s passionate about community engagement and is excited to learn more about efactory’s impact on businesses in the area. We’re confident that she has what it takes to drive program success across the region.  Macee is from Clever, MO, so […]

Rachel Anderson Earns a Spotlight in Authority Magazine

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Leading with good intent Leadership styles makes a big difference in an organization – we all know that. It can pump up or deplete morale. It can drive change and create innovation. And we are thrilled to share the news that Rachel Anderson, Executive Director of efactory at Missouri State University, has been featured in […]

Postvention Collection Wins Innovation Award

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Putting an end to the stigma Tracy Oeser, founder of Postvention Collective and Journey Thru Grief, started her professional career as an Accountant. After losing her 16-year-old daughter to suicide, she decided that it was time for a fresh start. “Through my grief process, I realized that, due to stigma, support for survivors of suicide […]

Nightly Guarantees 5-Star Reviews for Your Vacation Property

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Worried about negative reviews tanking your vacation rental income? Nightly, a property management company with a unique focus on guest experience, guarantees 5-star reviews for your property. They handle everything from professional photos and guest communication to ensuring top-quality linens and regular maintenance. Plus, they offer $5 million in damage protection and work with local ministries to provide cleaning and maintenance services.

Rachel Anderson Receives Women of Achievement Award

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efactory Cheers Rachel Anderson, Lieutenant Governor Women of Achievements Award Winner! We are beyond proud of our Executive Director, Rachel Anderson, for having been named one of only 10 outstanding women to receive the third annual Lieutenant Governor’s Women of Achievement Awards.  In conjunction with Women’s History Month, Lieutenant Governor Kehoe is recognizing the exceptional […]