Get To Know: CSUF Entrepreneurship

At the start of every school year we welcome many more new people to our community. New students, professors, entrepreneurs, investors, and professionals of all kinds have joined our ever growing community of innovative people. And this is great! It’s also an opportunity to share some of the videos that help to describe what CSUF […]

An Introduction to Integrative Bargaining for Startup Founders with Mark Fotohabadi

Mark Fotohabadi, PhD, MBA, MDR is a visionary and hands-on serial entrepreneur and educator, with 17+ years of business experience. Mark Fotohabadi has successfully co-founded and led half a dozen companies to sustained profitability and disruptive change in their respective fields. https://www.linkedin.com/in/markfotohabadi/ This is a video from a guest lecture that Mark did in John […]

CSUF Entrepreneurship Alumni Advisory Board Member – Lorenzo Santos ’17

We are excited to announce that the newest member of the CSUF Entrepreneurship Alumni Advisory Board is Lorenzo Santos ’17. While he didn’t concentrate in entrepreneurship in his coursework, Lorenzo has been an active entrepreneur while still in school and since (see his bio below for more info on that) and was a leader in […]

CSUF Entrepreneurship Welcomes Janet Steiner as the Newest Member of its Advisory Board!!!

We have known and worked with Janet Steiner for years and we are excited to welcome her to our Advisory Board! Janet is a tireless entrepreneur and visionary who over the course of her career built up her family business, Thoro Packaging, into a leader in the industry. Since selling Thoro Packaging in 2018, Janet […]

Pismo Ventures Business Plan Competition – Apply Now!

REGISTER HERE National Venture Plan Competition  Not all competitions are created equal. Starting with the investors who will be judging this competition. The list includes an impressive line up of Angel Groups, VCs and Family Offices. Further, this unique event is open to applicants and spectators. A great opportunity to present your venture’s plan, learn […]

Authority Magazine Interviews Bryan Ruef of 10-8 Systems

Got forwarded this earlier today from Byan himself. He recently did an interview with Authority Magazine and we have covered his progress extensively on this site. There’s a lot of great stuff in this interview, but the big thing I am going to share with you was his response to what advice would he give […]

CSUF Entrepreneurship Alumni Advisory Board Member – Chad Armstrong ’17

The Center for Entrepreneurship at California State University, Fullerton’s Mihaylo College is proud to welcome Chad Armstrong ’17 back to its Alumni Advisory Board. As a member of the Alumni Advisory Board for the Center for Entrepreneurship Chad will continue to provide valuable advice on all the programs that the Center for Entrepreneurship oversees, including […]

Official Trailer for New Indie Feature, “The Extraordinary Ordinary”

Natalie Rodriguez ’14, is set to debut her first feature film, The Extraordinary Ordinary. Congratulations! https://youtu.be/anig92Vjuvo The Extraordinary Ordinary is a story about three young adults and how they cope with their mental health when old wounds resurface. A few years after a traumatic high school experience, a young photography student moves across the country […]

VetTitans Kickoff Event on September 21st! Mark your calendars for this entrepreneurial event for military veterans (all are welcomed)

REGISTER NOW VetTitans is a new organization which brings the concepts of entrepreneurship to the veteran and military-connected population. When: Virtual event on Monday, September 21 from 10am to noon About this Event Research indicates that Veterans have a difficult time transitioning back into the civilian workforce after coming back from deployment. Many organizations offer […]

Building Startup Teams Based on Personality Compatibility with Marla Noel at CSUF Startup Incubator

https://youtu.be/u8xoxJVE0Fc Building a winning team requires more than the right skills. How well different personalities mesh is at least as important. When you are building a team there is so much more that goes into it than just finding people with the right skill sets. Whether you are launching a business, putting together a cross […]