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About dcoats

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

Titans Rock Harder: How To Start Your College Music Band

Many leading musical bands, including Pink Floyd, R.E.M., Talking Heads, Coldplay and the Commodores formed while their members were studying together in college. With one of the largest student bodies in California, Cal State Fullerton is sure to have the … Continue reading

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California by Tent or RV: A Look at Seven Summer Camping Getaways

From Yosemite National Park to Southern California beach towns, California has no shortage of places to pitch your tent or set up your RV for a stimulating and affordable overnight or weekend. Here are seven camping destinations within a day’s … Continue reading

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As Baby Boomers Leave, Opportunities Open for the Next Generation of Surety Bond Professionals

Think of careers in finance and the surety bond industry may not come to mind. Yet the field is a lucrative and rewarding career path for today’s young professionals. Mihaylo Finance Alumnus and Executive Council President Dan Huckabay ’03 discusses … Continue reading

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Do Chambers of Commerce Matter in the 21st Century?

Decades ago, joining the local chamber of commerce was one of the premier ways of building a business’ reputation, network, funds and contacts. In today’s wired world, Yelp, Kickstarter and LinkedIn fulfill many of these needs. However, local communities need … Continue reading

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Mihaylo Economics Professor Robert Michaels Retires After 47 Years of Teaching

Mihaylo Economics Professor Robert Michaels has spent more than 47 years studying and teaching business. His specialty is industrial economics, particularly related to the electricity and natural gas fields. He looks back on his career, with advice for today’s students … Continue reading

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