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Beyond The Classroom

The Trep Talk
April 26, 2017 10:00 AM


Why would an experienced entrepreneur, business executive and Forbes contributor decide to join academia? Perhaps to create an environment beyond the classroom learning experience.

Neil Kane is the man behind the culture shift at MSU. He is Michigan State University’s first Director of Undergraduate Entrepreneurship. Committed to creating an innovative entrepreneurial culture across all majors, Neil is making sure the resources for success are available to students. This includes an incubator for students and a small VC fund. The local entrepreneurial ecosystem is also a part of the mix with ties to the Lansing Tech Innovation Center and co-working space.

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The Trep Talk , hosted by Michael S. Melfi, is about those who educate, collaborate and inspire the entrepreneurial spirit. If you are an Entrepreneurs at any stages and interested in learning from successful Entrepreneurs and business leaders, this is for you. We will talk with our entrepreneurs about the mindset and behavior lessons that will translate to any business, at any stage. Our show provides relevant information to entrepreneurs in the way they like it - in easy to digest, bite size pieces of content. We look forward to you joining us on the show..

11:00 AM every Monday
Replay: 5:00 PM, 11:00 PM, Tuesdays 5:00 AM