entrepreneurship http://kios.org en Entrepreneur says startups changing the landscape in the Middle East http://kios.org/post/entrepreneur-says-startups-changing-landscape-middle-east <p>A Washington-based tech entrepreneur says startup businesses are changing the landscape in the Middle East and other emerging markets. Mon, 07 Jul 2014 13:20:43 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 49800 at http://kios.org Entrepreneurship, innovation the focus of Big Omaha 2014 http://kios.org/post/entrepreneurship-innovation-focus-big-omaha-2014 <p><a href="http://www.twitter.com">Twitter</a> co-founder and Nebraska native Evan Williams is among the speakers at this year’s <a href="http://www.bigomaha.com">Big Omaha</a> conference. Wed, 07 May 2014 19:30:00 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 46826 at http://kios.org Entrepreneurship, innovation the focus of Big Omaha 2014 UNO hosting entrepreneurship conference http://kios.org/post/uno-hosting-entrepreneurship-conference <p>A UNO expert on entrepreneurship says the interest in it is growing each year. Wed, 02 Apr 2014 18:10:01 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 45128 at http://kios.org Small business loans up during past three months http://kios.org/post/small-business-loans-during-past-three-months <p>Nebraska's unemployment rate edged up slightly in June, but small business growth continues to be strong, according to the Small Business Administration.</p><p> Mon, 22 Jul 2013 12:59:18 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 33331 at http://kios.org Entrepreneurship, social media, and technology: Big Omaha turns five http://kios.org/post/entrepreneurship-social-media-and-technology-big-omaha-turns-five <p>A two-day conference on entrepreneurship is underway in Omaha. Thu, 09 May 2013 19:18:54 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 29719 at http://kios.org Entrepreneurship, social media, and technology: Big Omaha turns five Intersect Conference brings together entrepreneurs, ideas http://kios.org/post/intersect-conference-brings-together-entrepreneurs-ideas <p>Pitching and building a start-up, mentoring, and networking are among the topics of an entrepreneurship conference Friday in La Vista. Thu, 11 Apr 2013 20:34:50 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 28400 at http://kios.org Friday lecture focuses on role of millennial generation in shaping the economy http://kios.org/post/friday-lecture-focuses-role-millennial-generation-shaping-economy <p>A lecture Friday in Omaha focuses on the role millennials have in shaping today’s economy and social issues. Thu, 04 Apr 2013 20:25:47 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 28094 at http://kios.org Big Omaha conference focuses on entrepreneurship, collaboration http://kios.org/post/big-omaha-conference-focuses-entrepreneurship-collaboration <p>&nbsp;</p><p>A conference bringing together entrepreneurs, innovators, and ideas begins today in Omaha.</p><p>Omaha-based <a href="http://www.siliconprairienews.com">Silicon Prairie News</a> began <a href="http://www.bigomaha.com">Big Omaha</a> in 2009. Now in its fourth year, the conference has grown to a three-day event with more than a dozen speakers.</p> Wed, 09 May 2012 13:36:36 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 12661 at http://kios.org Big Omaha conference focuses on entrepreneurship, collaboration