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State lags behind in influence of tech startups

State lags behind in influence of tech startups

Lincoln Journal Star Despite the successes of local startup companies such as Hudl, Spreetail, Bulu Box and opendorse, Nebraska lags behind other states when it comes to the effects tech startups have on the state as a whole. According to a report released Tuesday by...

Nebraska Tech Companies – Keeping Graduates In-State

Nebraska Tech Companies – Keeping Graduates In-State

The tech sector in Lincoln and elsewhere in Nebraska is booming, and some companies are having a hard time attracting employees. There are some reasons why, and things being done about it. The University of Nebraska-Lincoln invited local tech companies to speak at the...

2017 Tech Talent Survey Results

2017 Tech Talent Survey Results

In August the Technology Association of Nebraska, in partnership with the Department of Economic Development, conducted a survey of companies in multiple industries around the state regarding their tech talent needs. Industries that responded included tech, finance,...

Nebraska Named a Top Fintech Hub in The U.S.

Nebraska Named a Top Fintech Hub in The U.S.

Silicon Valley, New York City, and Boston all have thriving fintech communities, and are definitely worth a trip for the invested fintech entrepreneur, but the U.S. is already seeing a cluster of other fintech hubs emerge. These cities boast strong tech communities,...

Convincing Skeptical Employees to Adopt New Technology

Convincing Skeptical Employees to Adopt New Technology

By: Rebecca Knight Harvard Business Review Bringing new technology and tools into your organization can increase productivity, boost sales, and help you make better, faster decisions. But getting every employee on board is often a challenge. What can you do to...

How Nebraska successfully consolidated state IT services

How Nebraska successfully consolidated state IT services

By Jeffrey Morgan, CIO State of Nebraska Consolidating government IT services If you read my post, Municipal shared services agreements for information technology, you know that I am skeptical about consolidation of multiple county and municipal IT operations. Because...

Best Technology Jobs

Best Technology Jobs

We use technology more than ever these days to stay connected to our friends and family, get up-to-date on the latest and greatest happenings in our world and sometimes just to pass the time. With all the computers, tablets, smartphones and other high-tech devices our...