Rose-Colored Glasses and Sweaters

November 22, 2017 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, People On the Rise

If a mobile business worked for tacos and sliders, why can’t it work for clothing? In less than a year, Jill Dudzinski has made a name for herself launching Hello Ruby Mobile Boutique in Omaha. […]

Lady at the Lounge

Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Leaders

Forget about Ladies Night. Cohen & Kelly’s Lounge promotes ladies’ day each Tuesday. “There’s not a specific time,” says co-owner Cindy Vance, adding with a laugh: “Actually, the whole day is ladies’ day.” That’s not […]

Women Mean Business

Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Opinion

Omaha’s tourism industry has come a long way since the Windsor Hotel, a three-story brick building constructed in 1885 in the Old Market, welcomed railroad workers coming into the city’s train station. The Windsor was […]

The “F” Word

Posted In: Business, Ethics

I’ll never forget the first time I signed into a hotel in Dhaka, Bangladesh. I couldn’t get a room unless I wrote down my father’s name, my weight, and my height. I thought about protesting […]

From the Editor

Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Opinion

I recently told a colleague the story of how Carmen Clark, former administrative assistant at Make-A-Wish Foundation, told me several times that she was always surprised when she saw me, because she thought of me […]

Skater Slant

November 17, 2017 · Posted In: Art, Encounter, People On the Rise

With his hair pulled back into a ponytail, a cigarette behind his ear, and a tattoo of his own design edging from the sleeve of his T-shirt, The up-and-coming videographer is measuring his rapid success […]

Encounter Destinations (Nov./Dec.)

November 6, 2017 · Posted In: Destinations, Entrepreneurs

Kelly Newell had a great idea—a consignment-style retail store—and needed a great location for it. She whittled her options to two bays, one in well-established Dundee, the other in Omaha’s redeveloping north downtown. “That was […]

Not-so-secret Traits of Early Success

October 26, 2017 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Leaders

Dan Hamilton is a service manager in the automotive industry—and he’s about 10 years younger than the average person in that position. Duane Singleton of Baxter Volkswagen La Vista says that shows a high level […]

Preserving News History with Razor Blades and Computers

October 17, 2017 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, In the Office

Free beer Friday. Employees at Universal Information Services can indulge in a cold brew at the stroke of 4 p.m. at the office (although some have acknowledged to sipping on suds a half hour earlier). […]

Great Scot!

October 13, 2017 · Posted In: Business, Downtown, Encounter, Leaders

He began serving as the vice president of LGBTQ+ advocacy organization Heartland Pride last fall, but David Kerr hails from nowhere near Nebraska. The Glasgow, Scotland, native followed love to Omaha in 2013, and although […]


 
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