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The Best Inspirational Quotes from 2013 Commencement Speeches (Slideshow)
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The Best Inspirational Quotes from 2013 Commencement Speeches (Slideshow)

As the 2013 graduation season ends, we wanted to provide young entrepreneurs a recap of the most inspirational advice from the commencement addresses.
Andrea Huspeni
Dorm-Room Startup iCracked Gives New Life to Bad Apples
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Dorm-Room Startup iCracked Gives New Life to Bad Apples

A college entrepreneur found a way to take the frustration out of fixing damaged mobile devices.
Gwen Moran
How to Test Whether You're Ready to Dive into Your Startup, Full Time
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How to Test Whether You're Ready to Dive into Your Startup, Full Time

Recent grad David D. Chait on setting benchmarks for knowing when or if to make the leap into working on a startup full time.
David Donner Chait
At World Innovation Forum, Young Entrepreneurs Provide Key to Innovation
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At World Innovation Forum, Young Entrepreneurs Provide Key to Innovation

During a panel discussion at the World Innovation Forum, the founder of student organization Kairos Society discussed why large corporations need to look to the millennial generation for innovation.
Andrea Huspeni
How Teaching English in Bolivia Sparked One Young Trep's Bankable Business Idea
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How Teaching English in Bolivia Sparked One Young Trep's Bankable Business Idea

Sam Slover co-founded the online learning site, LearnItLive.com to help fill the education void in many parts of the world. See how that idea has taken off.
Karen A. Frenkel
For Financing and Mentorship, Would You Forgo Future Income?
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For Financing and Mentorship, Would You Forgo Future Income?

New funding platforms are eager to ply you with capital and other resources in exchange for a cut of your future success. See if these services are right for you.
Rachel Solomon
Inside a College Entrepreneur's Unique Coat Check Business
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Inside a College Entrepreneur's Unique Coat Check Business

A stolen jacket leads to a big business for an Indiana University grad.
Jodi Helmer
Venture for America and Its Quest to Spread Entrepreneurship Beyond Silicon Valley
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Venture for America and Its Quest to Spread Entrepreneurship Beyond Silicon Valley

In an effort to expand entrepreneurship across the U.S. and provide some much needed jobs, this nonprofit is looking to the nation's college students.
Andrea Huspeni
10 Lessons College Won't Teach You -- But Entrepreneurship Will
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10 Lessons College Won't Teach You -- But Entrepreneurship Will

Think college taught you everything you need to know about the real world? Think again.
Adam Toren
10 Habits College Entrepreneurs Should Forget at Graduation
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10 Habits College Entrepreneurs Should Forget at Graduation

While college taught you many lessons, here are a few you should make a point to leave on campus.
Matthew Toren
Dalai Lama's Lessons for New Grads on Global Responsibility and Compassion
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Dalai Lama's Lessons for New Grads on Global Responsibility and Compassion

During his commencement speech, the Dalai Lama provides insight into how young entrepreneurs can make the world a better place.
Andrea Huspeni
To Be a Leader, You Must Know When to Follow
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To Be a Leader, You Must Know When to Follow

Student entrepreneur Nathan Grotticelli on learning from the trials and triumphs of those who are more experienced in entrepreneurship.
Nathan Grotticelli
Stephen Colbert Offers Grads Some Key Advice: 'Pave Your Own Path'
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Stephen Colbert Offers Grads Some Key Advice: 'Pave Your Own Path'

Despite challenging economic times, comedian Stephen Colbert had some takeaways for recent grads during his 2013 commencement address at the University of Virginia on Saturday.
Andrea Huspeni
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10 Entrepreneurship Lessons College Didn't Teach New Grads

Think college taught you everything you need to know about the real world? Think again.
Adam Toren