Silicon Prairie News

Tagged National Entrepreneurship Week
1476_16aea45560_small November 19, 2010 by John T. Meyer

National Entrepreneurs' Day is in full swing and I've already read many posts, tweets, and comments of how people are celebrating. Celebrations include a pitch to investors, giving away Tim Ferris' "The 4-Hour Work Week" to employees, and actually taking time off from work (which is about the complete opposite of entrepreneurial, but well-deserved). For all the details on today's celebration check out my post earlier today: "Celebrate the first-ever National Entrepreneurs’ Day…today!" To understand the complete story of today's event you have to go to the source of this movement, David Hauser… read more

1471_0b083c7994_small November 19, 2010 by John T. Meyer

From the Silicon Prairie to the Silicon Valley and all around the world, today is a day for entrepreneurs to celebrate. And President Barack Obama says so! It's true, November 14th through November 20th has… read more

659_63bf14cb5e_small February 22, 2010 by Danny Schreiber

Although this video wasn't commissioned by the organization behind National Entrepreneurship Week (February 20-27), I'm confident it sums up their mission quite well. read more

February 4, 2010 by Danny Schreiber

Lincoln In celebration of National Entrepreneurship Week, the Nebraska Center for Entrepreneurship, along with the Southeast Community College Entrepreneurship Center and the Lincoln Entrepreneurship Focus Program High School are holding the first-ever Make It Happen – Student Quick Pitch Competition read more

The polls are open!

Through August 22, help us decide the winners of our inaugural Silicon Prairie Awards, which will recognize 12 companies and individuals. You can vote once per day per category.
Winners will be announced live on stage at
our August 30 event.