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Quick Facts

Name: Josh Friedmann

Class of: 2007

Majors: Psychology, Sociology

Current Occupation: Owner/CEO

Words of Wisdom: College is the perfect opportunity to determine what your passion is but, equally as important, what you don't want to do.

 Josh Friedmann, Class of 2007Friedmann, Josh - Profile Pic

Owner/CEO
Calliope Consulting Group, LLC



Tell us about yourself.  How did you come to Tulane?
I am a Tulane University legacy. My family has been a part of the Tulane tradition for several generations which speaks highly of the experiences they had there.  Although I considered many other schools, moving to New Orleans and creating my own Tulane experience was by far my first choice in academic paths.


Education

Bachelor of Science, Psychology    2007
Bachelor of Arts, Sociology               2007

Present Day

What do you do?
As the founder, CEO and owner of a company, there is no short list of duties. My company consults with small businesses, nonprofits and startups to achieve growth in their industry. We provide services such as web design/development, marketing, business development and much more.

What skills do you use regularly?
Organizational skills, business sense, research and development abilities

What are some of the pros of your current position or role?
Creating without bounds

Some of the cons?
Constantly working in order to achieve more

Undergraduate Experiences

What did you study at Tulane?
I earned dual degrees in Psychology and Sociology with a focus in Children & Families and Urban Development.

What insights did you have as a college student?
Take risks and try everything. College is the perfect opportunity to determine what your passion is but, equally as important, what you don't want to do.

What academic advice would you offer incoming students?
Intertwine academic achievement with real world experience, such as internships.  The classroom will only get you so far on your path to determining your career.

Lagniappe

Do you have any other recommendations?
If you plan to go to grad school, work for a few years, and then go back.

Contact Information

Email:  jfriedmann@calliopeconsultinggroup.com

Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118 504-865-5000 website@tulane.edu