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    Thursday, October 18, 2018
    Bring the kids to Cabela’s dressed in costumes for a Free Halloween Event. October 20-21 & 26-31. Like us on Facebook for more information: www.facebook.com/CabelasLaVista Schedule of Events: Saturday, October 20th and Sunday, October 21st: 12-5 PM: FREE Photos, Crafts and Pumpkin Toss Game Friday, October 26th: 5-7 PM: FREE Photos and Crafts Saturday, October 27th: 12-5 PM: FREE Photos, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, October 16, 2018
    Sarpy County’s business and nonprofit leaders gathered on October 10th at Embassy Suites La Vista to attend Sarpy County Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Awards Celebration. The Sarpy Chamber recognized outstanding members of the Sarpy County business community and celebrated a year of robust growth.   Awards were given in five categories and to special honorees for Chamber Excellence. Midlands Family ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Chamber
    Friday, October 12, 2018
    (Mercatus Center) -- A new study by the Mercatus Center at George Mason University ranks Nebraska as the nation's top state for fiscal solvency. The study compared all 50 states to measure how well they can meet short-term and long-term bills by examining their financial statements. On the basis of its solvency in five separate categories, Nebraska ranks 1st among the US states for fiscal health. ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Community
    Friday, October 12, 2018
    You have been part of making 2018 a success for FranNet of The Heartland. As such, we would be honored to have you as our guest at our Friends of FranNet Year-End Celebration the evening of Friday, December 7, 2018 from 4:00-6:30 at the Hot Shops Art Center in Omaha, NE. This open house event will include networking, appetizers and drinks, prize drawings, and several exciting presenters including ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, General News Article, Press Release
    Tuesday, October 09, 2018
    Do something today that your future self will thank you for! Take advantage of Financial education for (busy!) business owners - Offered through Doane University - Omaha Campus.   You'll learn how to:• Evaluate your business structure• Select & fund the buy-sell agreement best for your business• Retain your very best employees• Protect your business with employment agreements• Incorporate your ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Friday, October 05, 2018
    (Zippia) -- According to career site Zippia.com, Nebraska is among the nation's least stressed states.  To measure each state's stress level, the study examined a set of six criteria, including long commute times; unemployment; hours worked; population density; home price to income ratio; and percent uninsured population.  The least stressed states were Iowa and Minnesota, followed by Nebraska ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Wednesday, October 03, 2018
    October 3, 2018  In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Sarpy County Sheriff’s Office has designed a special patrol cruiser.  Deputies will drive the themed cruiser on routine patrol for the next three years as a way to raise awareness year-round.  The Breast Cancer Awareness patrol cruiser will be unveiled at 11:30 a.m. on Monday, October 8, in the north parking lot of the Sarpy County ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, October 01, 2018
    The Sarpy County Chamber of Commerce welcomed over 100 business professionals and elected officials in celebration of the chamber’s purchase of the office building located at 1243 Golden Gate Drive in Papillion.    Rennovations of this 1970s building took most of this past summer. The 4,880 square-foot building will allow the Sarpy Chamber to continue to add staff as membership grows. Extra space ...read more
    Categories: Chamber
    Monday, October 01, 2018
    Moving into a new building is exciting but it is also a lot of work. The Sarpy Chamber’s new building would not be possible without the support of all our members, but there are some in particular the chamber would like to thank for their help. For everything from the process of purchasing the building to giving the windows a clean shine, Sarpy Chamber thanks these members for assistance in making ...read more
    Categories: Chamber
    Monday, October 01, 2018
       Centris Federal Credit Union is a member-owned financial institution, and Dawn Gonzales has been Vice President, Community Development at Centris since 2015. Community development may not immediately seem like it relates to Centris’ everyday work of providing a variety of products and services for consumers and businesses, but it’s an essential part of its corporate culture. “In my job I’m ...read more
    Categories: Community, Chamber
    Thursday, September 27, 2018
    Thinking about expanding your business at some point? Wondering whether the franchising model would be a good fit for you?  This workshop, facilitated by local Franchise Consultant Blake Martin, will help you lay the foundation for appropriate first steps.   Mr. Martin, who has been both a franchisor and franchisee in his 20 years of industry experience, will lead a highly interactive session on ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Community, Education, Press Release
    Thursday, September 27, 2018
    Has your entrepreneurial spirit gone from a whisper to a shout?? Thinking it's time to consider "What's Next" in your career and life? This private gathering will get you informed on your options and how to make your dreams a reality. We'll cover: pros & cons of business ownership, Building/Buying/Franchising, which makes sense for you and more! Join us! Thursday, October 11, 2018 12-1:30 ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Community, Education, Press Release
    Thursday, September 27, 2018
    Are you exploring business ownership- either in addition to, or as an alternative to, traditional employment- but not quite sure 1: How to get started, or 2: if you've covered all your bases?This interactive workshop compares and contrasts the 3 primary routes to entry for new business ownership: starting from scratch, buying an existing business, and joining a franchise. And helps you build a ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Press Release, Chamber, Economic, General News Article
    Thursday, September 27, 2018
    Networking is essential to growing your small business, and when done properly it is much more than mingling over drinks. This interactive workshop teaches you tips and strategies for getting comfortable with effective networking, including specific take-aways – like creating an effective elevator pitch! When:  Tues, Oct. 30, 2018 12-1:30 pm CST Where:  Sump Memorial Library 222 North ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Press Release, Chamber, Economic, General News Article
    Thursday, September 27, 2018
    What You Don’t Know CAN Hurt You! Four Hours. Four Leading Attorneys. Legal best practices and insights, providing immediate value for your new or growing business. Plus, Veteran's Week Reception with U.S. Senator Don Bacon! Incorporation & Choice of Legal Entity Human Resources Law Leasing and Contract Law Investment Law When:  Friday, November 9th 12-5pm Where:  UNO - Barbara Weitz ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Community, Education, Press Release
    Thursday, September 27, 2018
    WHEN: Wednesday, October 10th 2018 7:00 a.m. – Doors Open 9:00 a.m. – Ribbon Cutting  WHERE: 6920 S 118th Street La Vista, NEAbout Restaurant Depot Restaurant Depot is a restaurant wholesaler supplying businesses and non-profits alike with food, equipment, and supplies for 42 years, located in 34 states. The company’s cash-and-carry business model allows each location to provide its products ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
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