How the Business and Entrepreneurship Sector Helps Prepare Students for Success
An Interview with California Forward
Chuck Eason, Business and Entrepreneurship Sector Navigator recently sat down with California Forward’s Ed Coghlan to discuss how his sector team aims to help aspiring entrepreneurs succeed in the new economy. This is done in partnership with employers and colleges working together to develop and promote programs that prepare students to meet workforce needs through self-employment or as employees working for businesses.
Read the article to learn what makes the Business and Entrepreneurship Sector a critical component of California’s economy and what employers need from community colleges for workforce development. Chuck also discusses experiential learning opportunities like mentorships, competitions and student run businesses, as well as the challenges and opportunities facing this industry sector.