Category: Resources

Be a better entrepreneur.

Nicole Arguelles is a UM student, Orange Umbrella consultant, and an intern at Alpha Current. She recently collaborated with the great people at Orange Umbrella to coordinate a talk about entrepreneurship.  Big thanks to Melissa Jane Barnes, Nicole Arguelles, and Greg Scott! Here are the notes: Be curious. Always remain a student. How a problem is defined bounds its solution. Trust… Read more →

SBA and SBDC – Free Resources for Entrepreneurs in Miami

Launching a business can be very expensive. Even without major purchases, the cost of an entrepreneur’s time to develop a working business model is immense. Luckily for anyone with dreams of running their own business, the Small Business Administration (SBA) and Small Business Development Council (SBDC) offer extensive resources and tools for entrepreneurs at no cost. In 1953, our government… Read more →

Have an idea? Admit you know nothing.

When evaluating risk and reward, an entrepreneur’s journey starts with admitting that they know nothing. It means having humility when considering ideas and dropping preconceived notions. Once thinking clearly with an open mind, much can be learned by researching an idea and gathering information from a wide array of stakeholders. I find the best approach for conducting this analysis is… Read more →