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About dcoats

I'm Daniel Coats, a CSU Fullerton Communications graduate student

Mihaylo Grad Lands Hollywood Deal Analysis Career

Mihaylo alumnus Mark Okumori ’09, ’11 (entertainment and tourism, MBA) has a career in motion picture deal analysis and forecasting for William Morris Endeavor (WME) in Beverly Hills. He discusses the dollars and cents of show business and how students … Continue reading

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First in the Family: A Survival Guide for First-Generation College Students at Cal State Fullerton

A growing percentage of the Cal State Fullerton student body comprises first-generation college students. According to the university’s Institutional Research and Analytical Studies office, 31.5% of enrolled undergraduates in fall 2016 were first generation, up from 22.3% in fall 2005. … Continue reading

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Here’s What Recruiters are Looking for on LinkedIn

With 87% of recruiters finding LinkedIn to be the most valuable online resource for vetting potential candidates, it is essential to know what stands out and what hurts your chances. Here are five tips from the experts on how to … Continue reading

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From Goldman Sachs to Capital One Bank: Mihaylo Grad Shares Steps to Success in a Finance Career

Mihaylo finance alumna Irina Arora ’14 is currently a risk underwriting analyst and portfolio manager at Capital One Healthcare Finance. She discusses her career, opportunities in finance related to health care, the impact of the Applied Securities Analysis Program (ASAP) … Continue reading

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When Will the Rain End? Southern California Sees Above-Average Rainfall for the First Time in Years

Titan weather forecast: Sunday was one of the wettest days of the decade in many parts of Southern California and it appears that Monday will follow suit, though Wednesday and beyond look dry. But don’t put away your umbrellas yet, … Continue reading

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