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How Unconventional Majors Can Help You Thrive in Entrepreneurship
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How Unconventional Majors Can Help You Thrive in Entrepreneurship

For aspiring young entrepreneurs, studying something as seemingly unrelated to business as fine art or anthropology might end up teaching you way more than you realize.
Lambeth Hochwald
Why You Need to Get Out of Town Now
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Why You Need to Get Out of Town Now

College entrepreneur Will Caldwell expands on the four things he learned from traveling the world in his 20s.
Will Caldwell
With Its Eye on High Schoolers, LinkedIn Announces University Pages
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With Its Eye on High Schoolers, LinkedIn Announces University Pages

Wanting to expand its reach and get users hooked at a younger age, LinkedIn announces a new service targeted towards prospective college students.
Andrea Huspeni
College Startup Offers a Creative Approach to Banish Boring Presentations
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College Startup Offers a Creative Approach to Banish Boring Presentations

Instead of boring slides with bullet points and clip art, Big Fish creates presentations that tell stories and resonate emotionally with viewers.
Jodi Helmer
How to Make the Most of a Summer Internship as an Aspiring Entrepreneur
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How to Make the Most of a Summer Internship as an Aspiring Entrepreneur

As a student entrepreneur, a summer internship is no excuse for making zero progress on your business. Here are some tips to keep you on point.
Eric Muli
How Much Does College Matter? For Small-Business Owners, Not Much (Infographic)
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How Much Does College Matter? For Small-Business Owners, Not Much (Infographic)

More than 60 percent of small-business owners notice no difference between the performance of employees who have college degrees and those who don't, according to a new survey.
Catherine Clifford
Help Select Our College Entrepreneur of 2013
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Help Select Our College Entrepreneur of 2013

Get to know the five young finalists for our College Entrepreneur of 2013 contest and vote for your favorite.
Kathleen Davis
As a Student Entrepreneur, Expect Crunch Time All the Time
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As a Student Entrepreneur, Expect Crunch Time All the Time

Starting a business while still in school can be incredibly rewarding, yet also shockingly draining. Here are seven truths about entrepreneurship that CollegeTrep Karim Abouelnaga wish he knew earlier.
Karim Abouelnaga
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Why Your College Student Should Start a Business

There are lots of benefits to having your college-age kids start their own business. Here's why and how you can help them get going.
Mark J. Kohler
5 Reasons Why Millennials are Born Entrepreneurs
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5 Reasons Why Millennials are Born Entrepreneurs

College entrepreneur Michael Cauble on the reasons why today's young people may be hard wired for entrepreneurship.
Michael Cauble
Want to Land Key Mentors for Your Startup? Give Them Something of Value
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Want to Land Key Mentors for Your Startup? Give Them Something of Value

Being able to bounce ideas off of mentors will be vital for your business, but how do you find these key people? Here are three tips.
Dwight Peters
How a Study Abroad Program Led 2 College Entrepreneurs to a New Idea in Social Networking
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How a Study Abroad Program Led 2 College Entrepreneurs to a New Idea in Social Networking

SociaLink is an app that uses Bluetooth for instant, in-person connections on multiple social networks simultaneously.
Jodi Helmer
How Two Recent Grads Turned a Study Abroad Trip into a Social Venture
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How Two Recent Grads Turned a Study Abroad Trip into a Social Venture

The young founders of Serengetee are looking to social entrepreneurship to make the world a better place. See how they're helped by a few choice fabric swatches.
Kristin Luna
5 Business Secrets They Won't Teach You in the Classroom
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5 Business Secrets They Won't Teach You in the Classroom

College may have helped fill your head with reams of information but here are five lessons your professors didn't teach you.
Adam Toren