Category: entrepreneurial individuals

Local Entrepreneurs + Teamwork = Creativity!

A very cool opportunity is coming up in Nebraska City thanks to a partnership between two local entrepreneurs:  Jeanna Stavas of Whispering Pines Bed and Breakfast and Katie Radke of KR Creative!  See below for details!! Paint a Barn, Have Fun & Go Wild with Your Creative Side! -Dr. Connie    Sunday October 5th • Canvas Painting Class at Whispering Pines Bed & Breakfast … Read More Local Entrepreneurs + Teamwork = Creativity!

Join Me Today on 1110 KFAB Radio!

Status Update: I will be on from 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM today, and Clint will be taking callers! In addition to the topics I listed in the original blog post below, we will be discussing the 3 Mega-Trends I recently wrote about and presented on: 1) The Rise of the #GigEconomy, 2) Living with Purpose and Meaning and the 3) Decentralized Global Marketplace. … Read More Join Me Today on 1110 KFAB Radio!

Go Wild with Confidence Hits #136,936 on Amazon!

Celebrating a publishing milestone with my family today!  It always feels good when you take a step in the direction of your dreams.  Best-seller status here I come!   My book, Go Wild with Confidence! hit #136,936 on Amazon today. Getting closer to best-seller status every day 🙂 pic.twitter.com/khruUrYzq6 — Dr. Connie (@askdrconnie) May 31, 2014

Megatrend 1: The Rise of the #GigEconomy

The rise of the entrepreneurial individual, and what is currently referred to as the Gig Economy, will create new challenges and opportunities for distance learning administrators.  How can institutions of education help learners create value for traditional employers and for their individual brands?   If not as many people are investing in education to land a full-time job, what does this mean for higher education? … Read More Megatrend 1: The Rise of the #GigEconomy

Are You Ready to Launch a Business?

Come to the University of Nebraska Kimmel Education and Research Center on November 1 and find out! I am so excited!  A team of my colleagues from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is coming to Kimmel to help launch businesses!  The workshop our team is holding on November 1 is designed to help anyone thinking about starting a business. It will also be valuable to current … Read More Are You Ready to Launch a Business?

How do you Make a Viral Video?

Ask Greg Peterson! Thanks to our amazingly innovative Administrative Support Associate, Deb Heidzig, the Kimmel Education and Research Center will be hosting Greg Peterson (one of the famous Peterson brothers) at the 2013 Apple Jack Festival! About Greg… Greg Peterson is a 2013 graduate from Kansas State University where he majored in Agricultural Communications and Journalism. He grew up on a diversified family farm … Read More How do you Make a Viral Video?

What does it mean to be Entrepreneurial?

When people think about and study leadership, they typically think of a CEO in a corner office on top of a large building. This is certainly one way to think about leadership. However, this blog is about all of us serving as entrepreneurial leaders in an effort to create innovations that can help make the world a better place. In order to keep up … Read More What does it mean to be Entrepreneurial?

How do We Turn the Economy Around? With Entrepreneurial People and Innovation of Course!

How do we lift ourselves out of the current economic situation? We become more entrepreneurial and focus on innovation (notice I did not mention getting in line for a check). Entrepreneurial individuals and continuous innovation are vital components of successful organizations. Therefore, the public and private sectors must develop the entrepreneurial characteristics and actions of individuals with a focus on innovation. Institutions of higher … Read More How do We Turn the Economy Around? With Entrepreneurial People and Innovation of Course!

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