Roger Fransecky shares thoughts on entrepreneurship & Big Omaha

By Dusty Davidson / April 23, 2010

From time to time I come across individuals who are a true inspiration to the mission and goals of what we are building around the entrepreneurial and creative community in Omaha and the greater Midwest. Roger Fransecky is one of those individuals.

I first came across Roger through his contributions to Apogee Group’s newsletter, which, if you don’t subscribe to, I’d highly encourage you to. His thought-provoking…

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Startup Weekend organizer Shane Reiser reflects on recent events

By Danny Schreiber / March 25, 2010

This is a guest post written by Shane Reiser, organizer of Startup Weekend events in Des Moines, Omaha and other cities across the country. Omaha kicked off its first Startup Weekend this past Friday, March 19, at What Cheer. Just two weeks earlier Des Moines hosted its second Startup Weekend at Spindustry. Both events were well-received by their communities, and both served to highlight the amount of innovation…

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Guest Post: “Ambient intimacy” a term you need to know

By SPN Team / July 9, 2009

While scanning tweets tonight I read one that caught my eye enough to retweet it: @ramseym: Warren Buffett, “I would pay $5 a month for YouTube.” Clicking through to @ramseym’s profile, I found myself revisiting his blog and reading a post that caught my eye so much so that I asked @ramseym if I…

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