eGood Opportunity

Zack Swire, a good friend to the CSUF Center for Entrepreneurship, has a start-up called eGood (click here for more info about company) and he is looking to expand his operations. Here’s what he has to say: We’re looking to interview folks for our eGood Community Outreach teams. We’re establishing a new community based team […]

Social Media Internship Opportunity – Dog is Good

Dog is Good is, well, here’s a quote from their website about what they do: Dog is Good is a Dog Lifestyle company creating and marketing gifts and apparel for dog lovers. The company, located in Los Alamitos, CA (Orange County approx 30 miles south of L.A.) sells wholesale and retail, and licenses the brand […]

Personality Traits That Will Get You Hired

Forbes Online recently published an article by Meghan Casserly that discussed the top five personality traits employers look for when hiring.  The top five traits to display during a job interview are: Professionalism –  A projection of preparedness and competence. High-energy – As it sounds. Game on. Confidence – Positive but not arrogant. Self-monitoring – Awareness […]

Which Industries to Pursue and Which to Avoid

What are the best industries to target for new ventures or employment? I get asked that question a lot and typically respond that it may be best to target growing (hopefully thriving) industries. Examples include: Candy: Even during a recession, people still buy candy.  It’s cheap and a comfort food.  Companies like Tootsie Pops and Snickers […]

Part Time Office Manager Needed

A local IT services firm started by CSUF Entrepreneurship alum Evan Faccou has an immediate opening for a part time office manager. Responsibilities: -Bookkeeping responsibilities including depositing checks, reconciling and balancing various bank accounts -Dictating invoices -Corresponding with customers via telephone and e-mail -Other miscellaneous tasks as needed Requirements: -Knowledgeable in MS Word, Excel and […]

Job Interview Tips

Interviews can be nerve-racking, but here are some basics to remember: 1. Dress the part – I’m sure you’re very stylish, but the job interview is the wrong platform to show off your modern fashion sensibility.  Unless you’re interviewing for a position that requires you to dress according to the latest trends, hold off on […]

2013 Small Business Outlook for Orange County

The Orange County Register recently asked eight influential members of the business community what they expected for the OC economy in 2013. Here’s one response you might find interesting from Center for Entrepreneurship Director, John Bradley Jackson: John B. Jackson director, Center for Entrepreneurship, Cal State Fullerton While the federal government officials may fear a […]

State Farm Career Information Seminar

If you want to pursue a career in insurance and own your own business then you should definitely check out The State Farm Agency Career Information Seminar on Wednesday, Octboer 17th. This event will take place from 6:00 to 8:00pm at: Brea Agency Field Office915 W. Imperial Hwy. Ste 170Brea, CA 92821Refreshments will be served […]

Marketing Job Opening in Insurance Industry

Milestone Risk Management and Insurance Services is looking for a paid marketing intern who is currently an MBA candidate to help them plan for their upcoming leadership conference next year. Here’s what they are looking for in an intern: An imaginative, think outside-the-box, energized team member that can take on tasks and bring them to […]