Nicole Bianchi

Being Brave

November 21, 2019 · Posted In: Business, Leaders

“Why wouldn’t you go start the business you want?” Nicole Bianchi said. She credits that question, posed by her husband nearly seven years ago, as a life-changing moment. She earned a degree in human resources […]

Sen. Sara Howard

40,000 Voices, One Vote

Posted In: Business, People On the Rise

Sara Howard made state history in 2012 when she was elected to represent District 9 in the Nebraska Legislature. Her mother, Gwen Howard, had just served two terms in the same seat and was ineligible […]

Valerie Calderon of Gallup

Helping Students Achieve Success On the Job and Off

Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business

Valerie Calderon has spent the last decade working as a senior consultant at Gallup, an analytics and advice firm that uses research data to help organizations solve problems and develop strategies. Her work involves directing […]

Carey Hamilton at Beardmore

More and More

Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business

Carey Hamilton started working in the automotive industry after she graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in 1978. She was interested in the industry, but she did not realize it would become […]

Back to School | October 2019 Ethics Column | Omaha Magazine

West and East, Two Values as One

November 20, 2019 · Posted In: Business, Opinion

Humanities Nebraska has a mission to ensure that humanities experiences are available across the state, from west to east, and everywhere in between. I sit on the Humanities Nebraska governing board. One recent meeting was […]

Keith Backsen

Give the Gift of Omaha this Holiday

Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business

The Omaha Daily Bee, one of the city’s earliest newspapers, printed a story in 1889 reminiscing about Christmas in 1854 in Omaha. One of the people the paper interviewed remembered the general store located on […]

collage of Nov/Dec 2019 Instagram photos

November/December 2019 Instagram

November 18, 2019 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Social Media

These nine images are featured in our November issue. Click on the photos to view the contributors’ Instagram accounts. Include the hashtag #OmahaMagazine with your Instagram photos to be featured in the next issue of […]

Otis XII

How Deep Do Cabbage Roots Reach?

November 4, 2019 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Opinion

I like cabbage. I don’t love cabbage, but I like it. I like cabbage coleslaw. I don’t like the sour, vinegar-type slaw. I like the sweet, creamy variety, and don’t get me started about the […]

Otis Twelve | The Evolution of a Sports Fan | Omaha Magazine

One Thing I Know

September 26, 2019 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Opinion

Cur pullum ad transire via? (Why did the chicken cross the road?) Not easy to answer, don’t you agree? It’s a simple question on its face, but with so many deep implications. Not a concept […]

Back to School | October 2019 Ethics Column | Omaha Magazine

Back to School

Posted In: B2B Magazine, Ethics, Opinion, People

It’s in the air. You can feel it. Fall is upon us. The temperature has cooled down. Sunsets are golden. The last blast of summer, with hot dogs and hamburgers on the grill, was the […]