Today's guest is a long-time entrepreneur in the truest sense of the word. Gabriel Goldstein started his engineering consulting firm almost exactly 17 years ago, just one year after he graduated from UCF with a degree in computer engineering

While most engineering firms are speciality-specific - like electrical engineers, structural engineers or mechanical engineers who focus only on their specialty - Gabriel decided he wanted more variety and hung out his shingle as a consulting engineer to assist inventors with bringing their idea to reality.

One focus of this program is that Gabriel has learned one of the biggest lessons of entrepreneurship - how to pivot. When a road you are traveling with your business is looking at a dead-end, you just pivot and find a different direction to take your business.

The current passion of Gabriel's company is Escape Room Electronics and exactly what that means is discussed in depth during this program. SCORE mentor Jim Murphy shares his advice about successfully pivoting direction and the ability of small businesses to do that while major corporations run into constant road blocks trying to turn their organizations around.

 

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FEATURED IN THIS EPISODE

Gabriel Goldstein

Gabriel Goldstein serves as the Founder, President and Chief Product Developer of Anidea Engineering, a product development company with a focus on computer and electrical based devices. He is a graduate of the University of Central Florida with a degree in Computer Engineering. Anidea Engineering - CONTACT BUSINESS LOGO + LINK - SCORE-ing YOUR BUSINESS EPISODE 94 with Gabriel Murphy - TITLE IMAGE

Jim Murphy

Jim Murphy is a transplanted Texan who has spent his career working in technology for Fortune 100 firms like NCR and IBM and is now living in Lake Park. Jim's expertise focuses on business development and supply chain management - both relevant to today's guest's business. Palm Beach SCORE - CONTACT BUSINESS LOGO + LINK - SCORE-ing YOUR BUSINESS EPISODE 94 with Jim Murphy - TITLE IMAGE

Palm Beach SCORE

Palm Beach SCORE is a non-profit who's mission is helping local small businesses, startups and entrepreneurs grow and thrive by offering mentoring, workshops, business consulting and counseling services, networking opportunities, events and partnerships within the Palm Beach / South Florida business corridor.

SCORE-ing Your Business' host Penny Pompei serves as Chapter Chair for our local Palm Beach SCORE Chapter #224, located in beautiful downtown West Palm Beach. Palm Beach SCORE - CONTACT BUSINESS LOGO + LINK - SYB-94 with Host Penny Pompei

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About the Author(s)

Penny Pompei

Penny Pompei is a serial entrepreneur having launched three of her own businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area and several others in partnership with others throughout the country.  She has relocated to South Florida and is now a volunteer subject matter expert with SCORE Palm Beach.

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