Nikki Perry sitting, holding son, Max, on lap

Legal CBD, Medical Cannabis, and in Between

February 22, 2019 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Opinion, People

Cancer, glaucoma, HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis C, ulcerative colitis, PTSD, anxiety, chronic pain, opioid addiction, severe and persistent muscle spasms, epilepsy, and seizures—these are some of the ailments that State Sen. Anna Wishart’s bill, LB110 (“Adopt the […]

Saving a Life, Chasing the Dream Houston Alexander Foundation

Saving a Life, Chasing the Dream

January 3, 2019 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Opinion, People

Houston Alexander knew that his first-born child would be a fighter from the moment he laid eyes on her. Elan, his daughter, was born with kidney disease. “We knew that one day she would need […]

B2B managing editor Daisy Hutzell-Rodman

From the Editor-Best of Omaha 2019

November 12, 2018 · Posted In: Best of, Omaha Magazine, Opinion

Great stories are built from passion. I should know, I read a lot of great stories—nonfiction stories at the magazine, and fiction stores in the comfort of my home. Best of Omaha is, in itself, […]

Saving a Life, Chasing the Dream Houston Alexander Foundation

#WeDontCoast

August 20, 2018 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Opinion, People

We Don’t Coast. That’s the official slogan of Omaha. Here at Omaha Magazine, we don’t coast so hard that we will announce the 2019 winners of the city’s definitive “Best Of” contest in November 2018. […]

A Changing Landscape for Newspapers

August 16, 2018 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Opinion, People

“You’ve been reduced” said the voice on the other end of the phone. It was an editor from The Omaha World-Herald—where I wrote a humor column called “Breaking Brad” for eight years, as well as […]

B2B managing editor Daisy Hutzell-Rodman

Design is a Team Effort

May 16, 2018 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Opinion

How many magazines (outside of this one) do you read? I walk into the bookstore about once a month and look at the magazine racks. I’ve always enjoyed looking at the magazine section, and while […]

Attracting & Retaining Talent in the Construction Industry

Posted In: B2B Magazine, Opinion

According to a 2018 survey by the Associated General Contractors of America and Sage Construction and Real Estate, 78 percent of construction firms report they struggle to hire qualified talent, a 5 percent increase from […]

Height-Adjustable Desks Are Easy To Love

Posted In: B2B Magazine, Opinion

The “act of sitting” is bad. It’s not just about how poor posture can lead to chronic pain; it can reduce life expectancy. According to a study by the National Institute of Health, the average […]

Beverly Kracher

Ethical Governing Boards

Posted In: B2B Magazine, Opinion

In business, we design our spaces, websites, products, and services. But design also applies to the human element of business.  When a company scandal hits, we can often trace difficulties and challenges back to its […]

Motivation from Within

Posted In: B2B Magazine, Opinion

I’d like to introduce the concept of the elephant and the rider. The elephant represents the emotional self, which is powerful, massive, momentum-generating, and typically gets to where it wants to go.  The rider represents […]