Get Involved and Get a Return!

By Melinda Sorenson, Manager – Volunteer and Member Engagement If you’re going to donate your time, effort and expertise, you want a return. I’m not talking about pats on the back (though who doesn’t like a pat on the back every once in a while?) I’m talking about the knowledge that you’re making a real… Read More

New Digs!

What do you get yourself for your 125th anniversary? Well, a new headquarters building of course!  Hopefully all of you have seen the news that in the first quarter of 2018, the Chamber will be moving into a new headquarters, building #5 on the Conagra campus. This announcement was the culmination of more than a year of… Read More

A Message from the President

By David G. Brown, president & CEO This is an incredibly exciting time for the Greater Omaha Chamber. With you and for you, we are elevating our community in significant and tangible ways. Now, to accelerate our regional impact, we are about to launch a bold, new chapter in the life of our organization. During… Read More

How Do You Know If Your SEO Plan Is Working?

Guest blog from B² Interactive Creating and implementing an SEO plan that works for your business takes time, as does seeing the success of that plan. While businesses might hope for instant results—like being found in the top spot on the first search engine result page only days after launching a new website—the reality is… Read More

Giving 100% in President’s Club

“I am fortunate to be surrounded by positive people in my life. My family and friends, my co-workers, my fellow President’s Club volunteers, and the Chamber staff inspire me to be great. I have made a lot of great friends and business connections over the past few years that will continue to help me build my network.” –… Read More

Sales Detox: What Do You Need to Stop Doing

Here is it – the world-class, state-of-the-art sales training our members have been asking for. No plane ticket or hotel stay required. Sales Prospecting Master Class Tuesday, Aug. 29 from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Led by internationally-recognized sales strategists Jeff Beals and Beth Mastre, it’s all about outcomes. Each sales professional will leave with a… Read More

Sales Prospecting: How to Win Over Stubborn Gatekeepers

Here is it – the world-class, state-of-the-art sales training our members have been asking for. No plane ticket or hotel stay required. Sales Prospecting Master Class Tuesday, Aug. 29 from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Led by internationally-recognized sales strategists Jeff Beals and Beth Mastre, it’s all about outcomes. Each sales professional will leave with a… Read More

It starts with the membership.

“The Chamber has done so much for our community, but it starts with the membership. That’s why we need people in the President’s Club.” – Jason Gustafson, Principal Business Relationship Manager, Wells Fargo Bank; President’s Club volunteer and 5-year member of the Chairman’s Circle I am a competitive person. If I’m going to be involved in something, I… Read More

Adjournment at Last: 2017 Legislative Wrap Up

By: Jennifer Creager, Senior Director – Public Policy, Greater Omaha Chamber and Tim Stuart, Legislative Counsel, Greater Omaha Chamber So how did it go? A senator at the Sine Die dinner put it this way. “Well, we’re all alive.” The Legislature wrapped up the 2017 session on Tuesday, May 23, and senators did so by… Read More

Strategic 4Sight: Vision + Action

By: David G. Brown, CEO & President of the Greater Omaha Chamber Right now, we are not focusing on the right now. We are looking 20 years into the future, and we are seeing a Greater Omaha that no longer has pockets of poverty, that leads in tech innovation and medical research and attracts talent… Read More