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VC Office Hours – Hosted by Nebraska Startup Academy

The Dock at Millwork Commons - Omaha 1229 Millwork Ave, Omaha, NE

Following every 1 Million Cups, stay for VC Office Hours at the long table in the Dock, 9 am – 12 pm. A touchpoint for founders and investors to talk shop with NE Startup Academy for resources, feedback, input, and connections.

Free

Banker, Accountant, Insurance, Legal (B.A.I.L) – Open Office Hours

GROW Nebraska Women's Business Center - Omaha 5752 Ames Ave, Omaha, NE

Nebraska’s entrepreneurs can now access a free opportunity for business development guidance from seasoned professionals. Assembling your BAIL Team is an integral component of business expansion. Connect with our team of specialists to obtain valuable business insights and explore the range of available services, all at your convenience. Banker – Business Bankers will be here […]

Rural Rendezvous

Virtual

Join us on the second Wednesday of each month to discuss what’s going on in Rural Nebraska. Speakers cover topics from entrepreneurship and leadership, as well as community health and well being. Plus, there’s time for networking and some Q&A.

DCAA Pricing Series Part 1 – Elements of an Adequate Proposal / Cost and Price Analysis for Small Business

Virtual

The National APEX Accelerator Alliance (NAPEX) and your local APEX Accelerator Program is excited to announce the upcoming DCAA Pricing Series. Part 1 of the Pricing Series includes Elements of an Adequate Proposal and Cost and Price Analysis for Small Business. Proposals are contractor prepared packages made in response to government solicitations and include the […]

Small Business Workshop Series – Small Business Banking Services

Nebraska Enterprise Fund - Highlander Accelerator - Omaha 2112 N 30th Street, Omaha, NE

Join the Nebraska Enterprise Fund and BMO for the Small Business Workshop. A series focused on small businesses and their finances. Learn aout business planning, credit financial statements and more! Topics & Dates: July 10th - Small Business Banking Services: Discover the variety of banking services and products available, especially for small businesses. August 14th - […]

Open Coffee at Crescent Moon

Crescent Moon Haymarket - Lincoln - 140 North 8th Street 140 N 8th Street, Lincoln, NE

Join the startup community in Lincoln, Nebraska every Thursday from 8-9:30 am CT @ Crescent Moon. This casual get-together every Thursday morning is an opportunity to share coffee, stories, insights, questions, and connections with fellow entrepreneurs, developers, designers, investors, and folks interested in building a better startup community. Come for a cup of coffee and […]

Free

Boost Your Business with AI – Simple Tools for Success

Virtual

Are you ready to boost your business with cutting-edge AI tools? AI can be used to increase efficiency, enhance customer experiences and improve your marketing. However, in order to grow your business with AI, you need to understand how to use it. In this webinar, you'll learn from industry experts about the diverse applications of AI, […]

Free

Problem Solving Workshop

The Nebraska MEP Training & Technology Center 6200 S. 5th St, Lincoln, NE

This interactive training provides supervisors and key employees with a basic overview of the problem-solving process. The training includes problem-solving definition, the benefits of a good process, and provides basic starting points for each participant to develop their problem-solving skills. We will cover PDCA (Plan, Do, Check Act), demonstrate different types of problem-solving tools, how […]

$250

Founders & Friends Weekly Happy Hour @ Bierhaus – Lincoln

Bierhaus Maisschaler in the Haymarket - Lincoln 151 North 8th Street, Lincoln, NE, United States

Join us for a weekly social for innovation and startup community folks. Inspired by the German Stammtisch, friends congregate at a regular happy hour to be social. Great place for serendipitous connections. Open a tab under "Founders.” Join the invite list with an email address - email Kathy [email protected]

Free

What’s Involved in Starting a Small Business

U.S. Small Business Administration's Omaha Office - Omaha 10675 Bedford Ave #100, Omaha, NE

SCORE Omaha and the U.S. Small Business Administrtion invites you to an all day workshop where you will get an overview of ALL the things you need to be planning for and thinking about to create your successful business. You will learn from experts and be able to ask questions specific to your business interests. […]

Free

2024 Community Development Society Annual Conference

Embassy Suites by Hilton - Omaha Downtown Old Market 555 S 10th St, Omaha,, NE

It is an exciting time for the community development field. In 2023, the Community Development Society revised the Community Development Principles of Good Practice for just the second time since they were initially adopted in 1985. CDS made these changes to better reflect the changing nature of how we approach the community development process (including co-learning, collaboration, […]

How to Fund Your Business

Virtual

Learn How to Fund Your Business Start-up or Your Purchase of an Existing Business or Franchise! If you are considering going into business, it's important to understand the variety of funding options that are available to you. As your trusted franchise experts, our goal is to provide knowledge, answer your questions, and to help you […]

Monday Makers Meetup @Turbine Flats

Turbine Flats Project - Lincoln 2124 Y Street, Lincoln, NE, United States

MakeShift is a community space for makers, tinkerers, and D.I.Y-ers of all ages to self-educate, create, and collaborate. Join the weekly meet-up to collaborate with other makers, show off what you've made, and get advice on how to make something better. No sign-up is needed, stop in anytime!

Free

Mistakes to Avoid When Starting a Business

Virtual

Starting a business can be exciting, but it's easy to make mistakes that can hinder your success. Join our upcoming webinar to learn how to avoid common pitfalls and gain valuable insights to help you navigate the difficulties of starting a business. In this webinar, you will learn how to avoid common mistakes and practical […]

Free

FDIC/SBA Money Smart for Small Business: Insurance

Virtual

Join the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Nebraska District Office for the FDIC/SBA Money Smart for Small Business series. Money Smart for Small Business provides an introduction to topics related to starting and managing a small business. The program was developed jointly by the FDIC and the SBA for aspiring and existing entrepreneurs to gain more […]

Free

2024 AgTech Connect Conference

Nebraska Innovation Conference Center 2021 Transformation Drive, Lincoln, NE

Staying ahead as the agricultural landscape evolves means embracing innovation and connecting with like-minded professionals. That's why we're thrilled to announce that the AgTech Connect Conference 2024 registration is officially open! This key event, set for July 17, 2024, promises a day rich with insights, advancements, and networking opportunities designed to propel the agricultural sector […]

Nebraska.Code() 2024 Software Development Conference

Cornhusker Marriott Hotel - Lincoln 333 S 13th Street, Lincoln, NE, United States

Nebraska.Code() stands is a community-organized software development conference in Lincoln, Nebraska, offering extensive coverage of all aspects of software design, development, and deployment. Our comprehensive range encompasses AI/Machine Learning, frontend development, open-source technology, emerging trends, practical agile methodologies, DevOps practices, security measures, career development, software craftsmanship, and a myriad of other related areas. With eight […]

$249.00 – $599.00

1 Million Cups – Omaha

The Ashton Building at Millwork Commons - Omaha 1229 Millwork Ave, Omaha, NE, United States

1 Million Cups is a free, weekly community event that connects, educates, and empowers local entrepreneurs within a nationwide movement. Join us every Wednesday morning! Every week, entrepreneurs present business ideas to the local community and learn how those around them can support their business in its growth. Your local 1 Million Cups (1MC) community […]

Free

1 Million Cups – Lincoln

Turbine Flats Project - Lincoln 2124 Y Street, Lincoln, NE, United States

1 Million Cups is a free, weekly community event that connects, educates, and empowers local entrepreneurs within a nationwide movement. Join us every Wednesday morning! Every week, entrepreneurs present business ideas to the local community and learn how those around them can support their business in its growth. Your local 1 Million Cups (1MC) community […]

Free

1 Million Cups – Norfolk

Intersect Coworking & Incubator - Norfolk 509 W Norfolk Ave, Norfolk, NE, United States

1 Million Cups is a free, weekly community event that connects, educates, and empowers local entrepreneurs within a nationwide movement. Join us every Wednesday morning! Every week, entrepreneurs present business ideas to the local community and learn how those around them can support their business in its growth. Your local 1 Million Cups (1MC) community […]

Free

Weekly Perk Networking Coffee Group – Columbus

Parkway Plaza - Columbus 4471 41st Avenue, Columbus, NE

Each week features a new topic, conversation, free gourmet coffee, latte, tea, water, and laughs! We will feature new speakers and topics weekly and grow our personal and professional networks! All are welcome (kiddos too – we have cocoa for them!). Suggestions, topics, thoughts, opinions, and new ideas are welcome, so spread the word near […]

Free

VC Office Hours – Hosted by Nebraska Startup Academy

The Dock at Millwork Commons - Omaha 1229 Millwork Ave, Omaha, NE

Following every 1 Million Cups, stay for VC Office Hours at the long table in the Dock, 9 am – 12 pm. A touchpoint for founders and investors to talk shop with NE Startup Academy for resources, feedback, input, and connections.

Free

Banker, Accountant, Insurance, Legal (B.A.I.L) – Open Office Hours

GROW Nebraska Women's Business Center - Omaha 5752 Ames Ave, Omaha, NE

Nebraska’s entrepreneurs can now access a free opportunity for business development guidance from seasoned professionals. Assembling your BAIL Team is an integral component of business expansion. Connect with our team of specialists to obtain valuable business insights and explore the range of available services, all at your convenience. Banker – Business Bankers will be here […]

Mastering Market Research – Cutting-Edge Marketing and Social Media Ideas to Win New Customers – Entrepreneurs Education Collaborative (EEC)

Virtual

The Entrepreneurs Education Collaborative (EEC) creates, promotes, and encourages educational opportunities for aspiring and existing entrepreneurs in Omaha and the surrounding Nebraska region. Learn about free public resources that help you better understand your target market and competitors, such as SizeUp Nebraska.

Digital Marketing Series – Crafting a Clear Offer

Hybrid (Virtual & In Person)

Designed to inspire and equip marketers with the latest trends, strategies, and techniques to elevate their campaigns to new heights. Join us for our hybrid series where Shannon Filing with Transformation Group will guide you through Digital Marketing! Don't miss this opportunity to learn from industry leaders, network with like-minded professionals, and gain valuable skills […]

Free

Business Connect Monthly Meet-Up/Central Community College Entrepreneurship Center

Central Community College Entrepreneurship Center-Grand Island 407 West Third Street, Grand Island, NE

A monthly meet-up consisting of local and surrounding community entrepreneurs, that occurs on the third Wednesday of every month.  A chance to network, make connections, and explore opportunities with other entrepreneurs.  Whether existing, just starting, or even just exploring.   For questions: Aimee Steinhardt-Duysen 308.398.7425

Leadership Lab

Midland University - Center for Graduate and Professional Studies - Omaha 11213 Davenport Street, Suite 100, Omaha, NE

Making the leap from team member to team leader isn’t always easy. Before you can develop others, you need to hone your own skills in coaching, collaboration, and communication. Let’s learn what makes you tick, provides purpose in your life and drives you to be your best. Leadership Lab is a two-day, intensive workshop for […]

$275 – $300

Open Coffee at Crescent Moon

Crescent Moon Haymarket - Lincoln - 140 North 8th Street 140 N 8th Street, Lincoln, NE

Join the startup community in Lincoln, Nebraska every Thursday from 8-9:30 am CT @ Crescent Moon. This casual get-together every Thursday morning is an opportunity to share coffee, stories, insights, questions, and connections with fellow entrepreneurs, developers, designers, investors, and folks interested in building a better startup community. Come for a cup of coffee and […]

Free

QuickBooks Training – Omaha

Nebraska Enterprise Fund - Highlander Accelerator - Omaha 2112 N 30th Street, Omaha, NE

This software and educational program is customized to meet the financial needs of small business. Each class covers the same topics. Jacob Malousek with Ark Financial Services is here to help you master the art of managing your business finances effectively using QuickBooks. Whether you're a small business owner, freelancer, or just interested in learning […]

$30.00

How to Protect Your Business and Invention Using Trademarks, Patents and Copyrights

Virtual

If you’re an entrepreneur, start-up or small business owner, it’s important to understand how to protect yourself using intellectual property rights. In this session, we’ll be joined by experts from the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) and a successful inventor and entrepreneur who will break down the basics of patents, trademarks and copyrights. […]

Free

MarketReady Advanced Topic Webinar Series – Marketing

Virtual

MarketReady educates producers interested in expanding their business and products into wholesale, retail, and restaurant markets. Join us for this series as we dive into insurance options for small-scale food and farming businesses, best practices in wholesale marketing, and how to properly package and label your products.

Agritourism Through Farm Stores – Marketing

Virtual

Online and farm store locations (to be determined) Are you a military veteran interested in agriculture? Join us as we visit different farm stores through our 11-session series that will rotate between online classroom sessions and on-farm sessions with an online option. In our classroom sessions, participants will visit actual storefronts, online stores, and farm […]

Veterans in Business Forum

UNO - Mammel Hall - Omaha 6708 Pine Street, Omaha, NE

The mission of the Veterans in Business Forum, VIBF, is to provide business support, education and advocacy to help veterans succeed in business and increase community awareness of veteran-owned business activities. We help veterans and veteran-supporting businesses connect for mutual support, education, opportunities and networking. GUEST SPEAKER Nebraska Business Development Center (NBDC) LOCATION Mammel Hall, […]

Founders & Friends Weekly Happy Hour @ Bierhaus – Lincoln

Bierhaus Maisschaler in the Haymarket - Lincoln 151 North 8th Street, Lincoln, NE, United States

Join us for a weekly social for innovation and startup community folks. Inspired by the German Stammtisch, friends congregate at a regular happy hour to be social. Great place for serendipitous connections. Open a tab under "Founders.” Join the invite list with an email address - email Kathy [email protected]

Free

From Idea to Startup

Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center - Lincoln 2021 Transformation Drive, Lincoln, NE, United States

Interested in starting your own business? This two-day conference — being held at the Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center July 22 and 23 from 9 am to 5 pm both days — will give you the tools to start strong.

Monday Makers Meetup @Turbine Flats

Turbine Flats Project - Lincoln 2124 Y Street, Lincoln, NE, United States

MakeShift is a community space for makers, tinkerers, and D.I.Y-ers of all ages to self-educate, create, and collaborate. Join the weekly meet-up to collaborate with other makers, show off what you've made, and get advice on how to make something better. No sign-up is needed, stop in anytime!

Free

FDIC/SBA Money Smart for Small Business: Tax Planning and Reporting

Virtual

Join the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Nebraska District Office for the FDIC/SBA Money Smart for Small Business series. Money Smart for Small Business provides an introduction to topics related to starting and managing a small business. The program was developed jointly by the FDIC and the SBA for aspiring and existing entrepreneurs to gain more […]

Free

Entrepreneurs’ Organization Accelerators – AI for Small Business Owners

Coach.Win Learning Center 13575 Lynam Drive, Omaha, NE

Discover how to activate AI and disrupt your industry, using it as a powerful tool for small businesses. Prepare for the AI revolution by January 2025 and learn to create your own Copilot/GPT. Explore 10 essential AI tools you can implement tomorrow to outpace larger competitors. Don’t miss this opportunity to revolutionize your business with […]

Free

1 Million Cups – Omaha

The Ashton Building at Millwork Commons - Omaha 1229 Millwork Ave, Omaha, NE, United States

1 Million Cups is a free, weekly community event that connects, educates, and empowers local entrepreneurs within a nationwide movement. Join us every Wednesday morning! Every week, entrepreneurs present business ideas to the local community and learn how those around them can support their business in its growth. Your local 1 Million Cups (1MC) community […]

Free

1 Million Cups – Lincoln

Turbine Flats Project - Lincoln 2124 Y Street, Lincoln, NE, United States

1 Million Cups is a free, weekly community event that connects, educates, and empowers local entrepreneurs within a nationwide movement. Join us every Wednesday morning! Every week, entrepreneurs present business ideas to the local community and learn how those around them can support their business in its growth. Your local 1 Million Cups (1MC) community […]

Free

1 Million Cups – Norfolk

Intersect Coworking & Incubator - Norfolk 509 W Norfolk Ave, Norfolk, NE, United States

1 Million Cups is a free, weekly community event that connects, educates, and empowers local entrepreneurs within a nationwide movement. Join us every Wednesday morning! Every week, entrepreneurs present business ideas to the local community and learn how those around them can support their business in its growth. Your local 1 Million Cups (1MC) community […]

Free

VC Office Hours – Hosted by Nebraska Startup Academy

The Dock at Millwork Commons - Omaha 1229 Millwork Ave, Omaha, NE

Following every 1 Million Cups, stay for VC Office Hours at the long table in the Dock, 9 am – 12 pm. A touchpoint for founders and investors to talk shop with NE Startup Academy for resources, feedback, input, and connections.

Free

Banker, Accountant, Insurance, Legal (B.A.I.L) – Open Office Hours

GROW Nebraska Women's Business Center - Omaha 5752 Ames Ave, Omaha, NE

Nebraska’s entrepreneurs can now access a free opportunity for business development guidance from seasoned professionals. Assembling your BAIL Team is an integral component of business expansion. Connect with our team of specialists to obtain valuable business insights and explore the range of available services, all at your convenience. Banker – Business Bankers will be here […]

Open Coffee at Crescent Moon

Crescent Moon Haymarket - Lincoln - 140 North 8th Street 140 N 8th Street, Lincoln, NE

Join the startup community in Lincoln, Nebraska every Thursday from 8-9:30 am CT @ Crescent Moon. This casual get-together every Thursday morning is an opportunity to share coffee, stories, insights, questions, and connections with fellow entrepreneurs, developers, designers, investors, and folks interested in building a better startup community. Come for a cup of coffee and […]

Free

Navigating Federal Innovation Grants

University of Nebraska at Omaha - College of Business Administration - Mammel Hall 6708 Pine St, Omaha, NE, United States

Did you know the federal government offers grant funding to help take innovative products and services from idea to commercialization? This half-day event that will give you the tools you need to apply for this funding, patent your product, and connect with people who have the expertise to help your business succeed. This event is ideal for […]

Discover SourceLink Nebraska: Support to Start or Grow Your Business (Virtual) – July Session

Virtual

Join us for an overview and tour of SourceLink Nebraska. Powered by the Nebraska Business Development Center (NBDC) located within UNO’s College of Business Administration, our statewide program connects entrepreneurs and business owners to customized entrepreneurial and business development resources. Whether you’re just starting or making plans to grow, SourceLink Nebraska provides the tools and […]

The Power of Storytelling: Emphasizing the Human Connection Between your Brand and your Customers

Virtual

One of the most effective — and enjoyable — communication styles is storytelling. Audiences love a good story; they love it even more when they can picture themselves in it. Despite this, many brands focus their marketing communication efforts around themselves: products, services, awards, and all that. Those are all important things to communicate, but brands […]

Free

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