Category Archives: Business Consulting

student business consulting projects or competition. students applying business theories to real world business problems.

Steady Advice About Earthquake Insurance

The recent temblors rocking Southern California have been a sober reminder that earthquake insurance is an essential consideration for homeowners, says Weili Lu, director of Mihaylo College’s Center for Insurance Studies, in a recent article published by The Orange County … Continue reading

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Finance Students Donate Investment Earnings to the Tutoring Center

In a two semester program, fourteen students of Mihaylo Business College have been managing an investment portfolio to gain real world knowledge on applied analysis. Real investments need real money and that’s where Jeff Van Harte ’80 (B.A. business administration-finance), … Continue reading

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Mihaylo Consulting Team Wins First Place in Project of the Year Competition

Two Mihaylo student-led business consulting teams took home national titles in the Small Business Institute Project of the Year Competition by scoring better than 125 other consulting projects. Any college or university conducting student consulting projects was eligible to enter … Continue reading

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Job Market Sees High Demand for Data Scientists

Written by Laurie McLaughlin The demand for data scientists is increasing exponentially, and Mihaylo College professors want to ensure students are prepared to take advantage of these career opportunities. “Data mining and analysis is one of the areas with explosive … Continue reading

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Startup Weekend: 54 Hours to Bring a Business to Life

During a weekend in November, students, graduates and professionals came together in a global competition with one common goal: to create a new business. “Startup Weekend is a 54-hour competition where developers, designers, marketers and start-up enthusiasts come together to … Continue reading

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