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This month’s podcast features Chris Forsythe from Precision Coffee in Nevada, Missouri. Chris could be described as a serial entrepreneur. In 2017 he left his steady, hourly wage job (that he worked at for 17 years) and since that time he has begun three businesses. We’re going to discuss his journey as an entrepreneur,…
This month’s episode features John Newby, who writes a weekly syndicated column titled “Building Main Street, Not Wall Street” and community development approach he calls “Truly Local,” as well as Sarah James, a repeat guest who is a local entrepreneur and community activist in Granby, Missouri. These two guests are passionate about the possibilities…
Brewing Culture and Serving Community : The Journey of Indian Springs Brewing Company and Briar & Thistle’s Strategic Partnership- Episode 16
Indian Springs Brewing Company and Briar & Thistle are located in downtown Neosho on the historic Neosho square. These two women owned businesses have formed a strategic partnership to serve great beer, fantastic food, and create a unique “third place” that creates a sense community. Listen to this podcast to hear how both of…