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10 Best U.S. Cities for Science, Math and Tech Grads

10 Best U.S. Cities for Science, Math and Tech Grads

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Consumer-advocacy website NerdWallet examines the best metro areas in the U.S. for talented college graduates.
July 17, 2013 in Human Resources

Forget Fair Trade and One-for-One Businesses, Do Good by Fixing the Education System

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If young people today are supposed to want to change the world, consider turning your attention to education. Here's how you can make a real and lasting impact.
July 15, 2013 in Young Entrepreneurs

How Teaching English in Bolivia Sparked One Young Trep's Bankable Business Idea

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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.
June 14, 2013 in Profiles
Dell and Students Look to Entrepreneurship to Reform the Education System

Dell and Students Look to Entrepreneurship to Reform the Education System

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Dell is joining forces with a student advocacy group for an all-day event to discuss entrepreneurship in the educational system.
April 13, 2013 in Young Entrepreneurs
Video: Why Everyone Wants a Piece of Ed TechPlay Video

Why Everyone Wants a Piece of Ed Tech (Video)

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Startups with an educational focus are moving to the head of the class with investors.
March 28, 2013 in News and Trends
Online Training Platform Gives Job Seekers a Boost

Online Training Platform Gives Job Seekers a Boost

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LearnUp.me turns job seekers into qualified candidates by helping them bone up on in-demand skills.
December 26, 2012 in Technology

Business-Boosting Gifts to Give Yourself for the Holidays

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While giving yourself a watch or a new pair of jeans can make you look and feel good, a motivational book or even some nonfiction might give you some much-needed time to unwind.
December 25, 2012 in Business Management
How InstaEDU Is Tapping the Online Education Market

How InstaEDU Is Tapping the Online Education Market

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With $1.1 million in seed funding, a new startup is connecting students electronically with tutors from top universities.
November 27, 2012 in Business Ideas
Could This Free Online University Be Your Next Start-Up Incubator?

Could This Free Online University Be Your Next Start-Up Incubator?

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University of the People offers some would-be entrepreneurs an opportunity to bone up on business basics. See how the program could become an even more viable option in the future.
November 5, 2012 in Startup Basics
9 Ways to Beef-Up Your Business Skills on the Cheap

9 Ways to Beef-Up Your Business Skills on the Cheap

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If you weren't born with an innate ability to manage a business, you could get an MBA. Or you might try implementing these tips.
November 2, 2012 in Startup Basics
Startups Take on the Business of Education

Startups Take on the Business of Education

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A growing number of companies are trying to solve problems facing the education industry -- and they're coming up against a unique set of challenges.
October 8, 2012 in Success Stories
Is an MBA Still Necessary?

Is an MBA Still Necessary?

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Two outspoken academic leaders offer opposing views on the relevance of a traditional business education.
September 24, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs
Photos: 9 Successful Entrepreneurs Moonlighting as Professors

9 Successful Entrepreneurs Moonlighting as Professors

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These successful business leaders are teaching classes on everything from leadership to technology to finance at universities and colleges across America.
September 5, 2012 in Leadership
Photos: 10 Free Online Resources for Business Tech

10 Free Online Resources for Business Tech

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Add new skills and brush up on old ones with these whip smart websites.
August 14, 2012 in Technology
How I Raised a Family of Entrepreneurs

How I Raised a Family of Entrepreneurs

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An entrepreneur and father to a brood of business owners talks about bringing up kids to be entrepreneurs.
June 14, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs
Online Education for Young Entrepreneurs: Worth Your Time?

Online Education for Young Entrepreneurs: Worth Your Time?

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For busy entrepreneurs, an online degree may be a just-right option. But definitely weigh your options carefully.
June 10, 2012 in Grow Your Business
Video: Skillshare and Changing the Way We LearnPlay Video

Skillshare and Changing the Way We Learn (Video)

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Learning doesn't have to end at graduation. Here's how Malcolm Ong and Michael Karnjanaprakorn built a business that aims to put learning first.
May 15, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs

What a Business Degree Doesn't Teach You about Entrepreneurship

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If putting off starting up to start school is the best choice for you, make sure you pack these three lessons into your coursework.
May 2, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs
8 Ways to Make a Reverse Mentorship Work for You

8 Ways to Make a Reverse Mentorship Work for You

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In a constantly changing digital workplace, it pays to team up with younger colleagues to glean tips on social media, mobile apps and more.
April 13, 2012 in Business Ideas
The Kickoff: Three Startups Born from the NFL

The Kickoff: Three Startups Born from the NFL

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After the Super Bowl and the end of the season, some football stars learn business skills and start their own companies.
February 3, 2012 in Success Stories
Fast-Growing Chegg Aims for High Marks with Students

Fast-Growing Chegg Aims for High Marks with Students

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From homework help to the inside scoop on professors, we examine how this textbook entrepreneur is staying ahead of the curve in the education market.
January 18, 2012 in Profiles
How Three Classmates Hatched a Hi-Tech Approach to Learning

How Three Classmates Hatched a Hi-Tech Approach to Learning

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StudyEgg converts study materials into activities at home or on the go that optimize learning.
November 9, 2011 in Success Stories
How Tech-Shy Sectors Are Shedding Their Luddite Ways

How Tech-Shy Sectors Are Shedding Their Luddite Ways

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A quick look at a handful of tech-related innovations in building, education and animal farming.
September 10, 2011 in Apps & Software
Peter Thiel on What You Can't Learn in College

Peter Thiel on What You Can't Learn in College

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The venture capitalist and co-founder of PayPal answers questions about his initiative to back the business dreams of select teen entrepreneurs willing to put their educations on hold.
September 7, 2011 in Young Entrepreneurs
The Top 50 Entrepreneurship Programs

The Top 50 Entrepreneurship Programs

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The Princeton Review surveys more than 2,000 schools each year to rank the 50 best entrepreneurship programs. Here's our 2011 list, plus a look behind the numbers.
August 1, 2011 in Business Management

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