Casey Harrison

What I learned from (trying) to build an enterprise

When I was sitting with my classmates discussing what product we were going to develop for our media entrepreneurship class, I don’t think any of us realized what we were in for. We settled on a podcast, because why not? Everyone is making one these days and if you have any resemblance of media knowledge,… Continue reading What I learned from (trying) to build an enterprise

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My Journey Into Entrepreneurship

It’s no secret that finding an internship is tough. As students, we strive to expand our network and gain work experience before graduation, but the sad reality is that there are limited resources to find these opportunities. So, how do we find these opportunities? Fortunately, our class was able to brainstorm a solution for this… Continue reading My Journey Into Entrepreneurship

Ruta Ulcinaite

The power of learning about entreprenuership

Entrepreneurship. Before this course that word scared me. How was I supposed to think of the next best thing and idea right on the spot? I thought it was impossible. But I’ve learned entrepreneurship is a journey, not a race. No matter your background or education, everyone has the opportunity to create something amazing whether… Continue reading The power of learning about entreprenuership

Denise Spann

Journalism knowledge + Entrepreneur mindset = FULL PICTURE

When I first enrolled in this class, I thought I was going to be possibly learning about social media, how to use it and make money from it. This entire semester Amy has taught me just that — and much more. As a budding journalist, I have a certain mindset about the industry and what… Continue reading Journalism knowledge + Entrepreneur mindset = FULL PICTURE

Allia Mcdowell

One day, I’ll solve your biggest problem

For more than 12 weeks I have been consumed by the idea of entrepreneurship. I have heard success stories from people like Sara Blakely, the founder of Spanx, and Joe Gebbia, the co-founder of Airbnb. I learned about problem solving, and idea formation, and the art of an intriguing pitch. For more than 12 weeks,… Continue reading One day, I’ll solve your biggest problem

Bridget Bartos · Kaitlyn Kelley · Michael Epps · Ruta Ulcinaite

A Semester of work on one project

Throughout the semester, we have been working on one big project: Creating MIJRN Connect. MIJRN Connect is a digital media startup idea that our group came up with that would create a new and easy way to gain professional guidance and personal tips about interviews and job openings. We started the process with just one… Continue reading A Semester of work on one project