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Keys to Successful Leadership in a Family-Owned Business

Leadership: The action of leading a group of people or an organization. Leadership looks different, translates differently, and feels different in every organization. This is also true of leadership in family-owned businesses versus publicly traded businesses. A...

Chief Ethanol Now Producing USP Grade Ethanol

Chief Ethanol Fuels, Inc. (Chief Ethanol) is currently producing USP Grade Ethanol from its ethanol plant in Hastings, Nebraska.   Chief Ethanol has modified its current process operations to produce higher grades of ethanol for use as the active ingredient in hand...

Chief Agri’s Products Help Rural Communities

As COVID-19 twists and turns keep coming in 2020, there is comfort in some things remaining the same. The seasons will continue to plod along, mask or no mask, and farmers in Nebraska can take pride in doing what they do best this fall — harvesting their crops and...

Leading Like a Chief Entrepreneur

Entrepreneur is a person who organizes and operates a business or businesses, taking on greater than normal financial risks in order to do so. This definition of an entrepreneur is an accurate depiction of Chief Industries Inc.’s founder, Virgil Eihusen, who built two...

Employee Inclusion

Employee Inclusion

With current social distancing recommendations and shelter in place, it is apparent that human beings are compelled to come together. Humans desire interactions from others and want to have inclusion in their social circles, regardless if gatherings are person to...