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Mihaylo MBA Grad’s Mobile Sleep Pod Startup Helps Professionals Recharge

How can workers retain their productivity during long work days? Mihaylo MBA alumnus Kevin Pham ’12 believes a power nap is key to improving work performance. He has launched NappifyTM, a mobile sleeping-pod business to enable employees or students to … Continue reading

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Mihaylo Business Grad Lands Dream Internship at NASA

Mihaylo international business alumnus Christopher Stewart ’15 hopes that his internship at NASA’s Johnston Space Center in Houston will launch his career, which combines business education with engineering goals. “Working for NASA has been a lifelong dream,” says Christopher Stewart … Continue reading

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MGMT 335: Explore Strategies for Building a Successful Business

Planning a future small business? Hoping to lead your family’s startup to the next generation? Mihaylo’s Center for Family Business sponsors MGMT 335 – Family Business Dynamics, which explores the challenges and opportunities facing today’s family operations. Family businesses are … Continue reading

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Mark Deppe: Visionary Mihaylo FEMBA Alumnus Creates e-Sports Program

Mihaylo Fully-Employed MBA (FEMBA) alumnus Mark Deppe ’15 has founded an innovative e-sports program at UC Irvine, the first such program at any public research university in the U.S. Deppe discusses his inspiration and vision and shares advice. Mihaylo FEMBA … Continue reading

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How’s Business Down Under? Mihaylo Grad Annie Nguyen Starts a Coffee Shop in Australia

Australasia, as Australia, New Zealand and New Guinea is known, attracts millions of tourists each year and the growth of the Pacific Rim as the world’s foremost economic area means that major cities in the region, such as Sydney and … Continue reading

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