Motivation from Within

May 16, 2018 · 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 […]

Beating Marketing FOMO

May 15, 2018 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Opinion

I may not be Nostradamus, Jeane Dixon, or even Miss Cleo (and thank goodness, considering they’ve all ceased to be), but I’m fairly confident when I predict that your marketing efforts are seriously behind both […]

Omaha is 120 Years Old (In Tourism Years)

Posted In: B2B Magazine, Opinion

The year of 1898 was a huge tourism year for Omaha. It was the year that an event lasted five months and attracted 2.6 million people from around the world—the Trans-Mississippi and International Expo, also […]

Saving a Life, Chasing the Dream Houston Alexander Foundation

Art, Travel, and Adventure

April 25, 2018 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Opinion

Like any good book (or, ahem, magazine), art has the power to transcend space and time. Artworks have been transporting viewers to far-off places and eras since the earliest days of cave paintings, through the […]

Contributing editor 60Plus Gwen Lemke

60Plus Opener

Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Opinion

In this edition of 60PLUS in Omaha Magazine, we continue the issue’s adventure theme. For those who don’t know, I was married to Mr. Adventure—Raymond Lemke. He sometimes lived on the edge. Or he just flew […]

Sandy Matson

Entryway

Posted In: Home, OmahaHome, Opinion

Spring is in full swing and my thoughts turn to freshening up my home as I always do. After a long, dreary winter, I find myself wanting to breathe new life into familiar spaces. So […]

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Remember The Maine!

April 7, 2018 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Opinion

Remember the Maine? Press baron and Citizen Kane archetype William Randolph Hearst told us to do just that in 1898, but most have forgotten these days because we have so many other things to remember, […]

B2B managing editor Daisy Hutzell-Rodman

The Best is Yet to Come

March 23, 2018 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Opinion

Omaha is the best! I think so, and that’s one of the reasons why I enjoy working at Omaha Magazine. Not only do we bring you the best stories of the city, we bring you […]

B2B managing editor Daisy Hutzell-Rodman

From the Editor

March 16, 2018 · Posted In: Family, FamilyGuide, Opinion

I recently picked up the book The Hearts of Men by Nickolas Butler. It is a book that starts at Boy Scout camp in the 1960s and follows the longtime friendship of two men who […]

Transitorily Yours

December 28, 2017 · Posted In: Encounter, Opinion

I’m going to get real vulnerable here: When it comes to millennial stereotypes, I can verifiably say that I fit within the “coddled” category. Even though I grew up in the context of a middle-class […]