August 2011

5-Finger MBA Starts Sept. 10th

Fact #1: In the movie, Limitless, the main character played by Bradley Cooper, swallows a pill that opens up the full potential of his brain. Becoming the smartest man in the world leads to unprecedented achievements and riches. The movie is fiction but the reality is, you too can expand the capacity of all that grey matter. Based on the growing research, the greater utilitzation of our brain is now a process. 

Oakland-Based Entrepreneurship Program Wins National Recognition

OAKLAND, CA (August 8, 2011) – The Oakland-based Urban FIRE (Financial Intelligence, Responsible Entrepreneurship) training is a true get-down-and-dirty program that takes the best lessons of successful entrepreneurs and creates a process that works in real life. Urban FIRE was presented with an Award of Merit in Housing and Community Development from the National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials (NAHRO) at NAHRO’s Summer Conference in Louisville, Kentucky on July 28, 2011. The Award of Merit focuses on the best national practices to alleviate poverty.