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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
Entrepreneurs

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
Leadership

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
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To Be a Leader, You Must Know When to Follow
Leadership

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
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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
Why Future Entrepreneurs Should Invest in College
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Why Future Entrepreneurs Should Invest in College

It's a perennial question, but a tough one all the same. As early May marks the deadline for when many future young treps will need to decide if going to college is right for them, here are a few key considerations.
College Startup Rethinks Laundry
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College Startup Rethinks Laundry

A prepaid campus laundry service offers a lesson in entrepreneurship.
Jodi Helmer
The Pros and Cons of Studying Entrepreneurship Vs. Just Starting Up
Entrepreneurs

The Pros and Cons of Studying Entrepreneurship Vs. Just Starting Up

As the school year winds down, aspiring entrepreneurs may wonder whether they should study entrepreneurship in college or just startup. YE Coach Antonio Neves offers some reasons for and against.
Antonio Neves
Reality TV Show 'Dorm Biz' Looks to Spotlight College Treps
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Reality TV Show 'Dorm Biz' Looks to Spotlight College Treps

Aiming to discover the next Mark Zuckerberg or Def Jam's Rick Rubin, who both famously got their start in their dorm rooms, a new reality TV show wants to talk to college treps.
Andrea Huspeni
College Entrepreneurs to Compete for Big Money Prizes at Rice University
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College Entrepreneurs to Compete for Big Money Prizes at Rice University

One of the largest -- and richest -- business plan competitions in the country kicks off today.
Dinah Wisenberg Brin