Marketing Musings

Monday Morning Coffee at the Eastside Rotary Spaghetti Dinner

Spaghetti, anyone? How about 500 platefuls – all covered with that special sauce that no one (and we mean no one) will share the recipe for? It’s only Monday, but it’s not too early to think about Friday night … and this week, you won’t want to miss the spaghetti heaven offered by St. Joseph […]

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Monday Morning Coffee with Omega-RMS

If you have any doubts about the power of a solid plan in place before diving into anything, take a look at Omega-RMS. Omega-RMS is a provider of strategic contact campaigns, loan-servicing, third-party receivables purchasing and collection solutions. They are focused in industry areas including education, healthcare, training, consumer products and services, and more.  The […]

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Monday Morning Coffee: Time for a Great Story with Robidoux Resident Theatre

This winter, it’s time for a great story. We encourage you to set aside the DVR and seek out some great theater featuring innovative scripts and Broadway-style musical favorites. How about award-winning set designs? Options like dinner theater, mystery theater and comedy? If you have children, you may also be looking for hands-on educational classes. […]

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Monday Morning Coffee with Superstars for Kids Awards

So many people work diligently behind the scenes across northwest Missouri, quietly providing leadership, inspiration and hands-on hard work for the future of our children. This morning, we have the opportunity to bring one of these individuals into the limelight. Each year, the St. Joseph Youth Alliance holds their Superstars for Kids Awards Luncheon. The […]

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Monday Morning Coffee with “Cards For Caleb”: Printery House Hosts “Card Party”

In many ways, social media combines the best of classic ideas with new tools. This week we look at an example from The Printery House, an apostolic work of the monks of Conception Abbey, a Benedictine monastery set in the rolling hills of northwest Missouri. Cards created on-site and a variety of religious gift items […]

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Monday Morning Coffee With Harris Kemper

It takes a neighborhood to preserve and protect a neighborhood. It also takes a lot of neighbors willing to come together, dress up and share stories. Today we recognize the second successful fall walking tour event hosted by the Harris-Kemper Historic District Neighborhood Association and the example it sets forth of cooperation around a shared […]

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Monday Morning Coffee with Farmer’s House Market

It’s orchard and pumpkin patch season across northwest Missouri, but one stands out for having a truly unique mission: The Farmer’s House Market in Weston, Mo. Recently I had the opportunity to visit this new addition to the agri-tourism entities scattered across the rolling hills of historic Weston. Pulling into the drive, raised bed plantings, […]

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Monday Morning Coffee with Pony Espresso

This morning, beat the “daily grind” of your Monday with an experience at a true local coffeehouse, Cafe Pony Espresso, located in downtown, St. Joseph, Mo. Walking in, you’ll likely get a nod and a greeting from the locals and hear a bit of area politics. For many, Cafe Pony Espresso is like a classic […]

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How to Implement Branding Ideas

As long as there is internet, there will be trending topics or stories that go viral. This provides a unique opportunity for businesses to use these trends wisely. It must be done the right way, however, and this is where it can get a little hard. As a business, you have to make sure that […]

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Five Branding Ideas for Your Organization

There are a lot of organizations and companies who have established their presence on social media. However, there are few who are attempting to engage their followers to truly build a community who will make recommendations which lead to sales. There is a lot more to encouraging each of your Facebook followers to share their […]

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