Recordings of Prior Career Programs: Entrepreneurship

Alumni Career & Professional Development offers regular career programs in person and virtually. You can find the video replays of those covering entrepreneurship below.

5 Ways to Tell if Consulting is for You… and 5 Indicators that It’s Not, 2020 (59:11)
Approximately 40% of the professional workforces are freelancing, independent consulting, or developing a side-hustle. Yet more than 50% of these practices will fail in the first few years. Kris Taylor and Katie McNamee will help you discern if you have what it takes to go out on your own and will share five indicators that independent consulting may not be for you.

How to Determine Your Income Potential as an Independent Consultant, 2020 (1:06:01)
If you’re considering starting your own consulting business, a key factor is determining your income potential. Learn the steps to find out this critical element that will help determine your ultimate success.

Use Data to Turn Your Small Idea into Big Business, 2020 (47:16)
Today’s VC industry is characterized by a small word, but one with big implications: data. In her talk, Abby delves into how your small ideas to fix common frustrations in your personal and professional life, when combined with data advances like analytics, artificial intelligence and machine learning, might be VC-fundable.

By Cindy Hyman
Cindy Hyman Director of Alumni Career & Professional Development Cindy Hyman