Careerockit 2020

Careerockit 2020

Careerockit, an initiative of the Greater Omaha Chamber, brings the community together one week each year to help students learn about career paths and build excitement for growing career options right here in the region. What students learn outside the room gives...
Young Nebraskans Week

Young Nebraskans Week

Young Nebraskans Week (YNW) is an engaging series of speakers, discussion panels, workshops and networking opportunities hosted by communities across the state that celebrate the talent, insight and energy of young professionals working in Nebraska.   YNW Impact...
State of Our City Event Recap

State of Our City Event Recap

Written by: Noah McClain, State of Our City Volunteer from Mayor’s Millennial Advisory CommitteeIt’s about positive change – and that’s why Young Professional Leadership from Urban League of Nebraska Young Professionals (ULNYP), Metro Young Latino Professionals...
Meet Our New Executive Members of YP Council

Meet Our New Executive Members of YP Council

We are excited to announce the four new executives for our 2020 Young Professionals Council. From events to projects, YPC execs lead our efforts as we work to attract and retain young professionals to Greater Omaha. Executive Operations Chair: Alysia Radicia  The...
YP Council Corner: 2019 in Review

YP Council Corner: 2019 in Review

As a Council 2019 has been a fantastic year focused on attracting and retaining YPs in Omaha with innovative initiatives, exciting events and cutting edge community collaborations (and I guess a few alliterations). While our work is far from done we wanted to take a...
State of Our City Recap

State of Our City Recap

The third annual State of Our City event was a success. Held October 24, the event showcased some of most popular topics in Omaha to a room full of engaged YPs who were ready to plug into the community. Thanks to the entertainment panel, which included Lauren Martin...
That’s a wrap! 2019 INTRO

That’s a wrap! 2019 INTRO

That’s a wrap, folks! We just hosted our second and final INTRO event of 2019 a few weeks ago. Between the spring and fall event, we had over 400 attendees, showcased 200 things to do in town, presented 12 neighborhood itineraries and met a TON of awesome...
Know someone who moved away?

Know someone who moved away?

According to an Omaha World-Herald report, the rate of young professionals moving out of the Omaha metro area is greater than the rate moving into the city, with a net out-migration of 4,800 per year. A survey conducted by Blueprint Nebraska reinforces this trend, as...
Take the next step – Apply to serve on the YP Council

Take the next step – Apply to serve on the YP Council

Applications to serve on the Greater Omaha Chamber Young Professionals Council are open. If you or someone you know is interested in helping the Chamber attract and retain the nation’s top talent to our region, consider applying for the YP Council.  Applications are...