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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.

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Jun 3, 2021

On today’s episode of Just Biz, Omaha Style we’re talking with Kelly Partusch, owner of 402 BBQ Food Truck. She started the business with her late husband Todd in 2014 and opened a drive-thru location in August 2020. Find out how she is carrying on her husband’s legacy. 


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What we discuss on this episode:

1:48 – Starting the business

2:10 – Where to find the food truck

3:01 – Employees

4:25 – Drive-thru

5:32 – Covid

6:22 – Her own timeline

8:07 – Food truck

10:47 – Advice

12:39 – The challenge of starting

15:34 – Unique business

16:05 – Advertising

18:24 – Favorite social media inspiration

22:05 – Traits of good employees

24:35 – In five years