Speak Up! with CONNECT
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Tune in for a new episode every other Tuesday to hear our honest conversations with young entrepreneurs, community innovators, mentors and CEOs who are making big things happen in smaller communities. Our mission is to constantly reach new individuals and bring them to the table to share ideas and information instantly, without barriers. These conversations are designed to provide us the tools we need to power our careers and personal life as we transition from our twenties and thirties. At CONNECT, we bring the conversation.
||CleanEpisode 12: Shape Tomorrow by Voting Today||Take back your power to choose. Motivate yourself to go vote with this podcast. In this episode, hosts Brittnay and Jarad sit down with City Councilman Rob Merrill and their team member Kristen Ohnoutka to discuss the importance of voting.Yo...||10/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 11: Busy is Just a Four-Letter Word||As young professionals, we are experts at taking on too many projects simultaneously and often run the risk of wearing ourselves out before they are all completed. While it is important to work hard when you are young, Troy Brooks (General Manager of N.||10/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 10: Maker of All the Things||In this episode of Speak Up! with CONNECT, hosts Brittnay, Leah, and Jarad attend the open house of the new maker space at the Norfolk Public Library in Norfolk, NE. Jessica Chamberlain explains all the technology gear that is available for public use .||9/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 9: Seasons of Entrepreneurship||In today's episode, co-hosts Brittnay and Leah sit down for coffee with Chad Barnhill, owner of Midwest Music located in downtown Norfolk, to discuss what it takes to start a business. Chad owns four businesses all together on both a local and global s.||9/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 8: The Red Coats are Coming||In this episode we sit down with Jenni Canham, Membership Director for the Norfolk Area Chamber of Commerce, to talk about ways young professionals can get connected and engaged with the Chamber. Jenni gives you insight into the world of being in the e.||8/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 7: Do You Remember||Podcast hosts Brittnay, Grayson, Leah, and Jarad play a little game of "do you remember" reminiscing about the past of Norfolk and the memories shared.||7/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 6: Getting Real with Real Estate||Are you thinking about a career in real estate? In this episode, Jarad is joined by Shalle Wolff of Real Estate Solutions Team and Lillie Haas of Coldwell Bank Dover Realtors. Listen now as they explore the ins and outs of what it takes to become a rea.||7/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 5: A Vibrant Downtown Attracts||Communities of all sizes are talking about talent attraction and quality of life, especially when recruiting young professionals. Those that are progressing are taking the holistic approach to making their communities attractive to newcomers, and inves.||6/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 4: Coldsweat Talks Live Music||We all know that smaller communities are struggling to keep young adults around on the weekends instead of skipping town, and often this is due to a lack of live music opportunities for entertainment. We meet up with band members Coldsweat to hear abou.||6/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 3: Retail Apocalypse Debate||People are quick to assume Millennials are killing retail, and that online shopping is the way of the future. Statistics reveal a high percentage of consumers (including Millennials) still prefer to shop in a brick and mortar store. We sit down in the .||5/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|