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5:06 am
Tue October 2, 2012

Dundee Business District Renovation Project Public Meeting Set for Next Week

Dundee Neighborhood, Courtesy of Jordan Mapes

Construction is scheduled to begin in April 2013 on the Dundee Business District.

The $2.5 million renovation plan has been in the works for the past three years.  Omaha City Councilman Pete Festersen says the plan is now in its final stages. 

He says there will be a final public meeting on Tuesday, October 9th for merchants and residents to give input on the project.  Festersen says attendees will have the opportunity to review the major elements of the plan.

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Business
5:06 am
Wed September 26, 2012

Complimentary Seminar to Open the Door for Encore Entrepreneurs

Research from the Kaufmann Foundation conducted from 1996-2010 suggests that Americans ages 55-64 had the highest rate of entrepreneurial activity of any age group. 

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Business
4:59 am
Tue September 11, 2012

Business survey reflects uncertainties in economy

A survey of 21 corporate leaders in Iowa shows some uncertainty in hiring and big-ticket purchases.

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Business
10:10 am
Tue September 4, 2012

Report shows regional economy is slowing down

A Creighton University economist expects slow economic growth in the months ahead.

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Business
5:06 am
Tue August 28, 2012

Rural Small Businesses Remain Concerned about Finance, Training and Business Planning

Courtesy NebraskaRuralLiving.com

Taking on more debt and raising capital are two of the biggest concerns for rural small businesses, according to a new survey.

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Business
5:06 am
Mon August 20, 2012

Nebraska Tourism Commission's Strategic Plan Recommendations

The Nebraska Tourism Commission recently released their statewide strategic plan to grow and promote tourism.

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Business
5:06 am
Thu August 9, 2012

UNO's College of Business Administration and Sensiple Host Social Media Summit

Helping businesses better leverage their social media presence is just one goal of UNO’s Social Media Summit.

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Business
5:06 am
Mon August 6, 2012

International Conference on Marxian Theory Holds Symposium at Creighton

Creighton University

"The Current Economic Crisis and its Roots: Perspectives from the USA and Europe" is the title of a symposium taking place at Creighton on Wednesday night.

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Business
9:53 am
Fri July 27, 2012

Report shows improvement in economic well-being, but also an increase in poverty

A new report shows Nebraska ranks second in the nation in economic well-being, but child welfare advocates say it isn’t all good news.

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Business
5:06 am
Fri July 27, 2012

The SBA says this is a good time to start your own business

Michael Foutch is the Economic Development Specialist for the Nebraska District Office of the US Small Business Administration. 

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