Let's Talk Business

Every Monday at 6:31 a.m. and 8:31 a.m., Shad Burner provides information on what's happening in the area of regional development in Southeast Missouri. Shad is the Vice President of Business Development with the Cape Chamber.

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Cape Chamber

On Friday, January 27, 2017, I took the first ever ride given by carGO, Cape’s new ride sharing company.

Cape Chamber

Jobs, Jobs, Jobs. We need more jobs! You hear it all the time, but where do they really come from?

Our region has worked hard over the years to bring in new businesses and keep the ones we have. All in an effort to help bring jobs. In fact, since 1992, an organization called Cape Girardeau Area MAGNET has led the way.

Cape Chamber of Commerce

When recruiting key businesses to the Cape Girardeau area, it is critical to have available buildings that meet their criteria.

The Jackson Industrial Development Committee, or JIDC, recently embarked on a journey to add more inventory with the construction of a speculative building. A spec building is simply one that is built without a designated tenant or buyer, but rather is built to attract a specific type of business to the community.