For JMU graduate Obi Omile, his passion for business began at a young age. Originally from Atlanta, Georgia; Obi began working when he was just 11 years old, selling newspapers at a local metro station with his younger brother. During his time as a College of Business undergraduate student, Mr. Omile was an active member … Continue reading JMU Alumni Spotlight: CEO Obi Omile
Are you looking to learn the fundamentals of how to organize and operate a business? Interested in learning about how Steve Jobs, Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg started their own business and how you can too? JMU is introducing an Entrepreneurship Minor for non-COB students. Admission to the minor is competitive and limited to 30 students. … Continue reading JMU’s New Entrepreneurship Minor!
Like to watch Shark Tank and want a similar experience? Check out Biz Blitz! A whole weekend where developers, designers, and marketers young and old come together to create new ideas and make them happen! Here's a rough schedule of the weekend's events... Friday: Open-to-all pitches Saturday: The best ideas are narrowed down and teams will be … Continue reading Calling all Entrepreneurs!
Greek life is something many students are interested in when they go to college. However, many times students’ perceptions don’t match the reality that is Greek life. According to JMU’s office of fraternity and sorority life, a Greek organization is “a group of individuals with similar interests bonded together by common goals, aspirations, and shared … Continue reading Going Greek