Event on Monday, July 27 @ 12pm: Building Startup Teams Based On Personality Compatibility

Building a winning team requires more than the right skills. How well different personalities mesh is at least as important. Register for this event About this Event 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 […]

TCVN Event on July 23: Creating a Go-to Market Strategy that Will Work

REGISTER TCVN presents: Creating a Go-to Market Strategy that Will Work Presented by Barry Lieberman About this Event Creating a Go-to Market Strategy that Will Work In this TCVN Zoom Webinar, Creating a Go-to Market Strategy that Will Work, Barry Lieberman will guide you through how to successfully build a go to market strategy. Before […]

Why Universities are a Vital Component of a Vibrant Entrepreneurial Ecosystem with Michael Grimshaw

https://youtu.be/0uvyBeuMyDE Michael Grimshaw is the Executive Director of The Entrepreneurial Institute @ CSU Dominguez Hills (CSUDH), Managing Partner at The Grimshaw Group, Co-Founder of serious improv! (Michael and his partner, Nate Lee, gave a great lecture on improv to my class just a couple of weeks ago that was very valuable), and so much more. […]

Our Economy’s now and its Future with Jim Cooper of Braid Theory

https://youtu.be/EoInVv1yirQ I’ve known Jim for a long time and it has mostly been for the best. We were able to carve out some time to discuss some topics, including: his work with the California State University (CSU) system and how we (both he and I are CSU alumni) are part of a 4,000,000 strong community […]

CSUF Entrepreneurship Students Provide Innovative Solutions For Companies Struggling To Survive Through The Pandemic

“The only constant in life is change.”  As an entrepreneur, I thrive on change. It’s what gets me up in the morning and what drives me to work with so many students and companies. And, at this time, you need to change how you do business.  So much has happened since the start of the […]

CSUF Entrepreneurship Awarded Nearly $12,000 in Scholarships this School Year

I don’t need to tell you that a lot happened during the spring semester at CSUF, we all lived it one way or another. What I do want to tell you about is how our students responded. Without exception, they adjusted and made the most out of the new world we are living in at […]

Driving Outcomes with Traci Shirachi: BanQu forever changes an individual’s financial and economic identity

A member of our CSUF Entrepreneurship community, Traci Shirachi, recently published a podcast on BanQu. Here’s the info: Do you know what it is like to not have an easily identifiable economic transaction history of purchases and sales to live? Did you know having a credit report is the difference between economic equality and economic […]

Introducing Cathleen Greiner, Ph.D. – The Newest CSUF Entrepreneurship Board Member

https://youtu.be/zJ_lzLpclhc Cathleen Greiner, Ph.D. is the newest member of the CSUF Center for Entrepreneurship Board where she will help mold the strategic development of the Center during these historic times. Dr. Greiner brings with her a tremendous amount of leadership experience and will be a critical driving force pushing initiatives that will increase participation by […]

Why Nailing it, then Scaling it almost always makes more sense

Do you think funding is necessary to launch a really successful business? Look at Quibi. Quibi had some of the most well respected founders, tremendous amounts of funding, and it’s listing like the Titanic after it bumped into that iceberg. Funding is not the deciding factor in determining the success or failure of a business. […]

Titan Alumni Talks: Travis Lindsay, B.A. ’07, M.B.A. ‘09

This was recorded a little while ago and features a conversation between Entrepreneurship Professor Travis Lindsay and CSUF student Ahad Hussain. This interview is part of a series called Titan Alumni Talks. Here’s the intro and the recording is after: In this episode, we meet alumnus Travis Lindsay ‘07 ‘09, who currently serves as a […]