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It's time to stop ignoring the entrepreneurs in "flyover country."
The Midwest is very welcoming of startups, but a lot of VCs and talent are still located on the coasts.
Want lower costs, a stronger community and a higher profile for your great idea? Quit flying over the newest startup hot spots.
Omaha and Lincoln may not be considered the typical entrepreneurial hubs but in the past few years, the Midwest cities have brought in millions for startups.
Jay Adelson of Center Electric believes Midwestern work ethic and manufacturing prowess are advantages Silicon Valley can't match.
The Midwest region is home to 150 of the Fortune 500 companies and generates 22 percent of the nation's gross domestic product.
With 'Silicon Prairie' touting increased job growth and a cost-friendly lifestyle, the Midwest is a force to be reckoned with.