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Destination BootCamp® Business Spotlight: Manweiler Chevrolet

Gene Manweiler, owner of Manweiler Chevrolet, attended Destination BootCamp® in October 2018 and Graduate Destination BootCamp in March 2019. Here he talks about this impact this program has had on his business.

Origins of Montgomery County E-Community Part 2

Guest blogger, Jim Correll, shares about the impact of Montgomery County E-Community by continuing the journey of the development of the group.

Origins of Montgomery County E-Community Part 1

Guest blogger, Jim Correll, shares about the impact of Montgomery County E-Community by exploring the origins of NetWork Kansas.

Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge Series Successful Event Spotlight: Neosho County

Neosho County’s first event as part of the YEC Series was incredibly well attended with many students and community members involved.

Destination BootCamp® Business Spotlight: Somewhere in Time Antiquities

Somewhere in Time Antiquities was launched in 2007 by Sean Ryland’s parents after they retired. Ryland joined them in business and relocated from Kansas City to Baxter Springs, KS in 2016. Learn how Destination BootCamp impacted their business.


NetWork Kansas’ Entrepreneurship (E-) Community Partnership announces the 2019-2020 Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge (YEC) Series.

New Life for a Wind Turbine

Jenn has given new life to this particular wind turbine in Chase County, Kansas (population 2,683). She “volunTOLD” her husband to figure out why the wind turbine was not working. Here's what this led to.

Ice House Entrepreneur Spotlight: Ane Mae's Coffee and Sandwich Shop

Terry Trout completed the Ice House Entrepreneurship Program in Montgomery County during the Fall of 2012. Here he talks about the impact that this program has had on the growth of his business.

A Unique Experience at Maker Space Boot Camp

My dream, desire, and passion is that more of Kansas can experience this life changing boot camp. I would like to encourage dreamers, doers, and creators across Kansas to make the trip to Independence and participate in this truly spectacular experience.

YEC Series Student Spotlight: Jena Kunc and Dylan White, Otter Creek Farms

Jena Kunc and Dylan White competed in the 2018-2019 YEC Series in Republic County and placed third. Through K-State's executive summary open review, they earned a wild card spot to compete at the Kansas Entrepreneurship Challenge.