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Just Biz, Omaha Style

Small businesses power America. And in Nebraska, nearly 500 thousand people are employed by a small business. So it's essential to keep small businesses strong.

This podcast wants to assist with that mission. Join host, and fellow small business owner, Grant Dorhout each episode as he introduces you to small business owners across the Omaha, Nebraska, community.

Hear their stories. Understand their challenges. And learn from their successes.

If you have questions or want to be a guest, call: 402-281-0750 or visit

Apr 5, 2021

On today’s episode, we’re talking with Dan Thompson, co-owner of Thompson & Thompson 3rd Generation. Find out how he started the roofing business with his brother and how he learned the trade.


See the show notes: 


About our guest: 


What we discuss on this episode: 

2:06 – How long Dan has been in business

3:32 – His first week in business

4:40 – Success in business

6:28 – Fear of failure

8:50 – Services he offers

10:33 – Covid

15:17 – Competition

18:07 – Hail damage

22:39 – Turning down business

25:55 - Expansion