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Would YOU Run For Lincoln, Nebraska City Council?

In just 10 short months the citizens of Lincoln will be called on to vote for the Mayor and four City Council members. These elected officials serve the Lincoln community by keeping Lincoln’s taxes low and prioritizing dollars toward the most necessary projects, and minimizing regulatory burdens on our employers... more


Haymarket Party Boutique, Letter Bee Paperie, Now Open in Lincoln, Nebraska

Letter Bee Paperie and Party Boutique announced the opening of its first storefront location in the historic Lincoln Haymarket. The boutique-styled store located at 151. N. 8th Street, suite 110 (Eighth and P Street) brings invitations, fine stationery, party décor, cards and gifts to the Lincoln market. Owner and Lead... more


How to Build Rapport with Prospects to Avoid “Failure to Launch” Syndrome

As professional salespeople we advised that building rapport with prospects is one of the most vital components needed to initiate the sales process and close business.  This initial step has been recited to us so frequently that it should be not only a perfected skill but should come to us... more


Why Miss USA Was Scorned and Attacked And The People Who Add to Problems of Women’s Safety!

I didn’t watch the Miss USA Pageant.  But this year’s winner caught my attention.  Miss Nevada, Nia Sanchez, is a 4th Degree Black Belt trained in our organization, Tiger Rock Martial Arts.  Her original instructor is a friend of mine and she has been training for over 12 years.  I... more


Pinnacle Bank Arena Gains National Recognition for Lincoln, Nebraska

Lincoln is a growing and vibrant community. We’ve worked diligently to construct a great asset in Pinnacle Bank Arena. How far we’ve come as a community that gets noticed on a national stage became quite evident last month when both Paul McCartney and Pearl Jam announced they would include Lincoln... more


Seven Tips to Ensure a Successful Return to Work Process to Avoid Negative Workers Compensation Claims in Lincoln, Nebraska

While statistically fewer than one in ten workplace injuries are fraudulent, employers can make the mistake of treating injured employees as damaged goods causing the claim to take on a life of its own. 1.    Develop a pre-injury understanding of your return-to-work program – Workers must understand the workers compensation... more


How to Develop A Data Driven Wellness Program in Lincoln, Nebraska

In the last two articles on employee wellness, we discussed wellness as a business strategy and the importance of leadership to drive wellness efforts.  Once leadership has committed to a wellness program and you have assembled a wellness committee, your next step is to collect data to establish a baseline.... more


Summer Time is Fun Time in Lincoln, Nebraska

Looking for something to do this summer?  Look no further than Lincoln for fun family times and good music over the next three months. The official summer season kicked off last month as the first week in May is celebrated annually as National Travel and Tourism Week. This tradition began in... more


Why Most Kids Summer Programs Fail…PART 2 & What You Can Do to Pick the Right Ones!

Last month, this column was dedicated to identifying how important it is for parents to make good decisions regarding their children’s summer activities, some of the common mistakes, and how you can pick the right programs for the summer.  If you missed it, now would be a good time to... more


McKinney’s Irish Pub Celebrates Their Grand Opening in the Haymarket in Lincoln, Nebraska

McKinney’s is the newest addition to the old Salvation Army Building in the Haymarket.  Along with the new remodel for the Brazilian steakhouse Rodizio, right next door is the addition of the Irish Pub and Grill.  McKinney’s is traditional Irish fare at its best.  Originally intended to only be a... more

08/02 - 1:00 pm Madonna to Host Adaptive Sports and Recreation Fair
Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital, Lincoln NE
08/08 - 12:00 am MCA Pony Express Car Show to Benefit TeamMates
Pinnacle Bank Arena, Lincoln NE
08/12 - 11:30 am LHRMA August Meeting
The Cornhusker, A Marriott Hotel, Lincoln NE

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