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College Seniors, Comb Through Your Contacts Now to Jump Start Your Job Search
College Graduates

College Seniors, Comb Through Your Contacts Now to Jump Start Your Job Search

Somewhere among your family, friends, Facebook friends and friends of friends you'll find the people who will help you launch your career.
Eddy Ricci
6 Pros and Cons for Entrepreneurs to Get, or Skip, a College Degree
Education

6 Pros and Cons for Entrepreneurs to Get, or Skip, a College Degree

Businesses have been launched in dorm rooms and some, famously, have been launched by college drop outs. The cost in time and money of a degree are serious considerations.
John Rampton
Where Famous Tech Founders Went to College (Infographic)
Infographics

Where Famous Tech Founders Went to College (Infographic)

Whether they dropped out or stuck it out, going to college more than paid off for today's top tech startup billionaires -- higher ed skeptic and Stanford alum Peter Thiel included.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Obama Wants Community College to Be Free for Two Years
College

Obama Wants Community College to Be Free for Two Years

The president is giving a new idea for higher education the old college try.
For the Startup-Minded, Debating the Pros and Cons of College
Alleynyc

For the Startup-Minded, Debating the Pros and Cons of College

I'm successful, and I have a lot of thoughts on the value of education. In the end, there are good things and bad.
Jason Saltzman
For Older Graduates, Going to College Still Pays
College Graduates

For Older Graduates, Going to College Still Pays

A new Gallup poll finds that waiting to earn a degree until age 25 or older does not hamper a graduate's subsequent income.
Laura Entis
Saxbys and Drexel Team Up to Promote Entrepreneurship
Entrepreneurship Programs

Saxbys and Drexel Team Up to Promote Entrepreneurship

Saxby's founder Nick Bayer talks about the one-of-a-kind program and why he wishes there was one for himself years ago.
Carly Okyle
College Is Worth the Price. Just Not This Price.
College

College Is Worth the Price. Just Not This Price.

A college president says economic models don't apply to college tuition. That theory wouldn't pass Econ 101.
Ray Hennessey
How Much Is An MBA Degree Really Worth?
MBAs

How Much Is An MBA Degree Really Worth?

And how much more money does an MBA from Harvard, Stanford or Wharton get you over a career than one from Texas A&M, Ohio State, or the University of Iowa?
How We Pay for College Is Broken
College

How We Pay for College Is Broken

The way most Americans pay for college -- a patchwork system of loans, grants, and scholarships from colleges -- was largely created generations ago, when fewer people went to college and when the price tag of a college was a lot less.
FAU Launches Tech Runway Incubation Program for South Florida
Incubators

FAU Launches Tech Runway Incubation Program for South Florida

A new program aims to jumpstart entrepreneurship in South Florida.
Be Like That Great College Roommate. Build Brand Loyalty in 4 Ways.
Entrepreneurs

Be Like That Great College Roommate. Build Brand Loyalty in 4 Ways.

Businesses can cultivate close relationships with their clientele. It just requires time and effort.
Peter Gasca
Richard Branson on Why Entrepreneurs Sometimes Struggle With Formal Education
Education

Richard Branson on Why Entrepreneurs Sometimes Struggle With Formal Education

In the end the answers to the important questions don't come from report cards, but from asking questions, seeing things differently and finding the answers yourself.
Richard Branson
College Career Recruitment – With a Fee
Human Resources

College Career Recruitment – With a Fee

San Jose State University has outsourced headhunting to local staffing agencies, transforming traditional relationships with university placement offices.
Samantha Drake