News You Can Use: Reopening Guidance

As the region begins reopening businesses and moving the economy into recovery mode, the Convention & Visitors Bureau will continue providing useful information for the leisure and hospitality industry. If you find articles that would be useful to others, please send links to them to Susan Wade at swade@springfieldmo.org. Show-Me Strong Recovery Plan Missouri Gov.

Free Webinars and Remote Workforce Resources

Strengthening Customer Relationships During the COVID-19 Crisis Noon April 29 – What strategies should you consider for direct contact with current customers?How might you indirectly reinforce brand loyalty and connection? Beyond retention, how should you approach new potential leads? Virtual Hugs, Handshakes and Self-Care Amidst COVID-19: Taking Care of Ourselves and Each Other Noon April

News You Can Use

How to Make Furloughs More Humane Furloughs enable companies to reduce staffing costs while sidestepping layoffs, and are especially helpful during times like these, when many industries are at a near stand-still. 25 Free Things That Will Help You Communicate with Your Customers Right Now Keeping customers engaged with your business is a huge challenge

Useful Information for Businesses

Staying connected with customers during the COVID19 crisis Whether you are in one of the “essential services” that keeps operating, you have a business that can keep running with everyone working from their homes, or you are forced to close, there are daunting communications challenges. Do You Qualify for Benefits? See at a glance if