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October 8, 2009 by Danny Schreiber

Omaha Added link to Prairie Dog Coalition at 11:00 a.m. Mentioned this Week: Prairie Dog Coalition, BarCamp Omaha -- shirts are in!, Highlight Midwest, Movement Bash, Verdis Group open house, Nick Hudson and Jim Esch open The Halo Institute, and ... read more

October 8, 2009 by Danny Schreiber

Omaha [caption id="attachment_6744" align="aligncenter" width="480" caption="Dan Holke and Gabe Kangas participate in the morning discussion"][/caption] We talked about blogging software, discussed tweeting versus blogging, shared our favorite blogs, and of course, made mention of own blogs. ... read more

October 7, 2009 by Danny Schreiber

Omaha We're excited to hear an endeavor led by a couple familiar faces in Omaha, Nick Hudson and Jim Esch, officially began its operations earlier this week. Partnering with Creighton University's business school, they've founded The Halo Institute, ... read more

October 7, 2009 by Danny Schreiber

Omaha   [caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="450" caption="Ben Schaechter, Kevin Zink, Me!, and Tony Noecker at the Opening Party"][/caption] After attending the innagural BarCamp Omaha last August, I was sure to be in attendance this year. Not only ... read more

October 6, 2009 by Danny Schreiber

Omaha The Pape Ventures Conference's inaugural year tagline, "Entrepreneurs and Experts Gather," was carried out through its wide array of sessions, 15 in all. From "Social Media: Marketing Smarts" to "Venture Capital 101," the sessions covered just about every topic ... read more

October 3, 2009 by Danny Schreiber

Omaha For the folks at BarCamp Omaha today, here's a copy of the schedule posted at the front of the room. Subject to change...most likely will change, sorry if I spelled your name or title wrong: Creative 10:00 -- ... read more

October 2, 2009 by Danny Schreiber

Omaha I hope to see you at BarCamp Omaha this weekend. Here are just a few last minute items from and SPN. Tickets are sold out. A tickets gets you the sweet stuff (drinks, T-shirt, lunch, etc.), but ... read more

October 1, 2009 by Danny Schreiber

Omaha Mentioned this Week: BarCamp Omaha tonight, thanks to the BarCamp Omaha sponsors: UNeMed, Scott Technology Center, Asset Appraisal, Graffiti Tracker, AIM Institute, Archrival, Secret Penguin, Ninth Division, The Gabe Kangas Association for Awesome, Contemporary Analysis, SkidVis, Career Search Dynamics, Button ... read more

October 1, 2009 by Jeff Slobotski

Omaha A few weeks ago Dusty Davidson and I landed in the state of Colorado to connect with many of the individuals building that region's entrepreneurial class. We had the opportunity to meet many of them through their attendance at ... read more

September 30, 2009 by Danny Schreiber

Omaha Without a submission to post, the Five and Five series takes another week of vacation. I hope to see it return next week -- if you're interested in participating, the details are below. You can view all previous Five in ... read more

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