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Dachs 2 Danes: Erin Foate ’07 Discusses Her Pet-Care Startup

Erin Foate ’07 (entrepreneurship) provides a look at her pet-care startup, Dachs 2 Danes Inc., and gives advice on starting your own business, whether it focuses on two- or four-legged clientele. Pets are big business in today’s economy. According to the … Continue reading

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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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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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The Mihaylo Impact: 10 Alumni Entrepreneurs in Southern California and Beyond

From fishing rod business to mail-sorting company, Mihaylo alumni are busy developing innovative business concepts throughout Southern California and beyond. Imagine a company that enables individual and corporate customers to manage their snail mail from their computers. Or a nonprofit … Continue reading

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