Hispanics Embrace the Web

According to web researcher Nielsen/NetRatings, “Hispanics represent the fastest growing ethnicity on the web”. Some analysts have previously characterized Hispanics as slow adopters of online services; new survey data indicates a dramatic change. While Caucasian web users remain 90% of the marketplace, Hispanic web users in the US are growing faster than previously thought. Nielsen/NetRatings [...]

Communication Is Changing

Basic communication is changing at a rapid pace. New are Twitter, Facebook, and text messaging.  Fading away are printed books, print advertising, and newspapers. Can small and medium size companies adapt? See the following video submitted by Shawn Laurence. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6ILQrUrEWe8 John Bradley Jackson Director CSUF Center for Entrepreneurship

Every Nine Seconds a Kid Drops Out of School

In America, a kid drops out of high school every 9 seconds…Imagine if they didn’t. This is the compelling question behind award-winning filmmaker Mary Mazzio’s newest project "Ten9Eight", a thought provoking film which tells the inspirational stories of several inner city teens (of differing race, religion, and ethnicity) from Harlem to Compton and all points [...]

CSUF Entrepreneurship Wins Top Honors

CSUF Entrepreneurship continues its winning ways in the Small Business Institute Student Consulting National Competition by placing in the top ten for the 18th straight year in a row! The CSUF Entrepreneurship undergraduate student team, "TrueAnthem", finished second in the nation in the annual Small Business Institute consulting competition. The TrueAnthem project included Matthew Gallizzi, [...]

SEO Means Trying to Keep Up With Google

Google is constantly changing the rules ----  this means that web development and SEO firms must constantly adjust their optimization techniques. Sophisticated website development and SEO firms learn new things every day that impact web design decisions along with SEO techniques. Most of this learning is technical or "under the hood", but it also includes [...]

Entrepreneur Spirit: Roger Richards

From time to time I will be interviewing Entrepreneurs making it happen in our community. In economic times like these there us much opportunity to be had but who are these brave people actually daring to take the risk and fulfill their entrepreneurial spirit. This is Roger Richard’s story. On a Wednesday afternoon I went [...]