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CSUSB’s Inland Empire Center for Entrepreneurship writes open letter to entrepreneurs and small business owners


May 1, 2020

Mike Stull, director of Cal State San Bernardino’s Inland Empire Center for Entrepreneurship (IECE); Stacey Allis, assistant director of IECE; Michelle Skiljan, director of women’s entrepreneurship for the Women’s Business Center; Paul Nolta interim director of business development for the Small Business Development Center; Jeff Williamson, director of international trade for the State Trade Expansion Program; and Steve Abbott, new venture development of Entrepreneur-in-Residence, penned an open letter to Inland Empire entrepreneurs and small business owners, where they provided advice and resources during these uncertain times.

“Many of the team members at the Inland Empire Center for Entrepreneurship (IECE) are themselves business owners, so the uncertainty and challenges hit close to home for us as well,” the letter said. “Several of us have had to close businesses or put them on hold. This is an unprecedented time for business. This is not business as usual.”

Read the whole letter at "An Open Letter to Inland Empire Entrepreneurs and Small Business Owners."

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