Employee retention is a key component to any healthy franchise operation. We spoke to company owners and employment experts who have learned the secrets behind worker longevity and the long-term business success that comes with it.
St. Louis is not only the second largest city in Missouri, but it is also a hotbed for large companies and commerce -- there are nine Fortune 500 companies in the metropolitan area alone. Trade and transportation of goods are an integral part of the city's economy due to its location bordering the Mississippi River. St. Louis attracts visitors with its iconic Gateway Arch, two major league sports teams and several colleges and universities.