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Student Entrepreneur Experiencing Success as CEO Prior to Graduation

Published December 17, 2014

As several hundred students prepare to walk across the stage at the C. T. Bauer College of Business fall commencement ceremony on Dec. 19, Eric Beydoun is already looking beyond his cap and gown as the CEO and co-founder of Wavve Stream, Inc.

Houston Entrepreneurs Gain Opportunities With Microfinance Program

Published December 2, 2014

20 percent of Houstonians live in high poverty neighborhoods and over nine percent live on less than $2 a day. In an attempt to combat Houston’s poverty problem, Bauer College’s microfinance program formed to empower aspiring local entrepreneurs from underserved areas.

Cyber Monday Deals Lure Consumers To Impulse Buys, High Holiday Debt

Published November 12, 2014

With the recent release of iPhone 6, 6 Plus, iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3, shoppers are looking to score big during this year’s Cyber Monday. Many other retailers are moving toward dedicating an entire “Cyber Week” for shoppers to extend easy access to deals on devices.