fbpx

Advice for Entrepreneurs: jump out of a plane and build the parachute on the way down

Victor Macias contributes a large portion of his success to grit and overcoming the fears of failure. He understood the benefits of failing fast and that adapting even faster is far better than not trying at all. Victor provides exceptional value to the clients and students who join the SBI program at California State University …

Starting a 6 figure business and his path to mentorship with Victor Macias

Victor Macias and his team were able to turn Nui Foods into a 6 figure business by pushing their comfort zones. He didn’t have mentors or know any entrepreneurs, so going to CSUF for business was an excellent opportunity to learn and create new connections. Now he mentors to give back to the students who …

CSUF Startup Incubator: 5 questions with Victor Macias, CSUF Mentor

For this interview, we sit down with a CSUF alumn, entrepreneur, and mentor for the Entrepreneurship Center. Victor’s strong background in business has brought him much success and he chooses to give back by mentoring CSUF students. Victor’s entrepreneurial journey started as a kid and now he’s inspiring students and business owners every day. To …

From Startup to Exit – How to Value your Business and Maximize your Success | CSUF Startup Incubator

Do you know how much your company is worth? Learn the basic methods of how to value your company and tips on how to maximize its value so you can successfully exit. Our speaker, Cristina Espiritu, discusses when and why a valuation is conducted, and the methods and theories behind it. About the presenter: Cristina …

Entrepreneurship Concentration – CSUF College of Business and Economics

Learn about the benefits of studying entrepreneurship at CSUF college of business and economics from CSUF Entrepreneurship Director John Bradley Jackson. https://youtu.be/7pSY6eQANYk

Starting Entrepreneurs Should Find a Mentor

https://youtu.be/KlO5bjhJp2E A business mentor can help guide you in the right direction, increasing the odds of owning a successful startup. Overall, a mentor won’t do all the work for you, but they will undoubtedly make the process easier. The entrepreneurship program has come along way since Sue Mehta was a student at CSUF.

How To Handle Exponential Growth In Your Startup

https://youtu.be/zycsxYzWULw What started out as a geodesic dome over a swimming pool to keep the heat inside during the winter, soon blossomed an entire product line of domes that are use for events, greenhouses, and shelters (to name just a few of its many uses). The founder, Jon Dietz walks us through his journey of …

Learning to Say Why Not is Crucial for Growth as an Entrepreneur

https://youtu.be/0E5FpePERnw Janet Steiner’s new startup Make Dust grew after she started to say “why not?” to more ideas. Every idea may not be perfect, but she can extract the best aspects of the scenario and use that to her advantage. Overall, Janet was pleased with her experience as an SBI Client and couldn’t have been …

CSUF Spring Economic Forecast 2021

REGISTER for free Please join us on April 21 at 11am for the 2021 Spring Economic Forecast – Pandemic Blues and Economic Clues: A post-pandemic, post-election, economic and real estate outlook. Hosted by the CBE Executive Council and the Woods Center for Economic Analysis and Forecasting. | Panel discussion on Orange County real estate moderated by …

CSUF MBA Graduate’s Expected Monetary Value Tool Published – check it out!

One of my previous MBA students, an exceptional student really, Mrinmoy Dutta, has created a tool that has recently been published on ProjectManagement.com. You will need a PMI membership to access it but Mrinmoy has provided a summary of the tool, reprinted below. This tool is to assess and come up with a response strategies …