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BBR Webinar: Nebraska Thriving Index: How to Use the Interactive Comparison Tool Organized by College of Business

Event Details

WHEN: April 10, 2020
WHERE: Howard L. Hawks Hall, 730 N. 14th Street, Lincoln

Registration Window

OPENS: 2020-01-30
CLOSES: 2020-04-09

Event Description


Due to on-going precautions for Coronavirus (COVID-19), we made the decision to postpone this webinar. An announcement will be sent once a new date is set for this session. 


The Rural Futures Institute (RFI) at the University of Nebraska (NU) has funded an expanded research team of faculty and students from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln Bureau of Business Research (Bureau), the University of Nebraska at Kearney and Nebraska Extension Community Vitality Initiative to create first economic and quality of life benchmarking tool for rural Nebraska.

Dr. Mitch Herian, project director of the Bureau of Business Research, will demonstrate how to use the Interactive Comparison Tool he has developed for this project. There are currently 8 regions and 48 charts available through the online web tool. A full report can also be downloaded by visiting RFI’s website at

Please register to receive the webinar link and your online passcode. There is no cost for this webinar and the registration is open to the public. The last day for registration is April 9, 2020.

Event details

Friday, April 10, 2020
12 – 12:45 p.m. (Central Time Zone)

About the Speakers:

Mitch Herian, Project Director, Bureau of Business Research