Entrepreneurship Center – Southeast Community College – Lincoln

Southeast is a vibrant two-year public institution of higher education serving a primary area of 15 counties in southeast Nebraska: York, Fillmore, Thayer, Seward, Saline, Jefferson, Saunders, Lancaster, Gage, Cass, Johnson, Otoe, Pawnee, Nemaha and Richardson.


Carry On Services – Do Business For Real, Virtually

We are here to help you carry on with your business! Below is an overview of our “curb side” collaboration opportunities. Contact Brooke at blenhoff@southeast.edu to sign up for any of the following or for more information.

View the Carry On Menu handout

Complimentary Focus Coaching Session ($50 value)

This customized, personal session will focus on your Gallup Strengths. Learn to use your Strengths to carry on with business in this unique time or refresh your knowledge about your talents and vulnerabilities. This session can be tailored for individuals or for those who want to better understand the teams they lead.

Participants will have the option to complete the Focus Coaching series at a discounted rate! See our Business Assistance page for more details on coaching.

Virtual Focus Suites Membership

Experience the Suite life without an office! Enjoy access to coaches, network of fellow Focus Suites members, and private Focus Suites events and learning opportunities.

We are waiving the monthly fee now through June 30!

  • $30/month Focus Suites Experience package includes:
    • Networking within the Focus Suites Community & Alumni Connections
    • Quarterly Focus Meetings (optional)
    • Private Focus Suites Facebook group
    • Weekly Zoom meetups
    • Private social & networking opportunities
    • Access to Focus Suites coaches
    • Business listed on our website
    • And more!
  • $50/Month page includes:
    • Focus Suites Experience
    • Access to the Suite Spot drop-in office & Collaboration Room (we reserve the right to monitor and adjust access based on usage demand)

Virtual Perk Up Thursday Coffee

Zoom in to our virtual Perk Up Thursday Coffee to stay connected to our community. Enjoy a speaker each week, network with other entrepreneurs, and don’t forget to show us your best coffee mug! See our Networking & Events page for speaker schedule and more details.

Virtual Learning

Access our YouTube Channel for all of our video content from Perk Up Thursday Spotlight Speakers to our favorite videos we use in our Focus Coaching series!

Services Provided

Office, Incubator, Accelerator, Laboratory, Kitchen and Meeting Space

  • Conference/Meeting and Event Space


  • One-on-One Counseling


  • Marketing Plan Development and Training

Business Planning

  • Business Plan Consulting, Development and Review
  • Demographic/Census Data
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Forming a Business
  • Market Plan Development
  • Market Research

Buying or Selling a Business

  • Buying or Selling a Franchise
  • Purchasing an Existing Business

Economic and Site Development

  • Lease Review
  • Site Location Assistance

Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Bookkeeping/Accounting Software Training
  • Budget, Financial Statement and Cash Flow Training
  • Insurance Requirements
  • Loan Providers
  • Obtaining Debt Funding

Human Resources

  • Employee Development, Hiring and Policies
  • Retention

Internship Programs and Student Services

  • Youth Entrepreneurship Education

Libraries and Research Organizations

  • Business Research Resources
  • Demographic/Census Data

Management Issues

  • Human Resources
  • Insurance Requirements
  • Professional / Leadership Development


  • Advertising/Brochure Design
  • Competitive Analysis
  • Demographics/Census Data
  • E-Commerce/Internet Marketing
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Market Plan Development and Training
  • Market Research

Networking Organizations

  • Small Business/General

Office, Incubator, Accelerator, Laboratory, Kitchen and Meeting Space

  • Incubator Space
  • Lease Review
  • Office Equipment and Furniture
  • Office Space
  • Site Location

Professional Development for Child Care

  • Early Child Care Education

Public Policy and Government Relations

  • Nebraska Business Issues
  • Small Business Policy

Starting a Business

  • Business Research Resources
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Forming a Business
  • Home-Based Business Training
  • Registration, Licenses and Permits
  • Site Location
  • Startup Business Counseling
  • Startup Classes

Technical Assistance

  • Bookkeeping/Accounting Software Training
  • Health Care Training


  • Bookkeeping/Accounting Software Training
  • Budget, Financial Statements and Cash Flow Training
  • Business Management Training
  • Business Plan Training and Assistance
  • Health Care Training
  • Home-Based Business Training
  • Startup Classes
Primary Contact
Amy Jurgens
285 South 68th Street Place
Lincoln, NE 68510
(402) 323-3399