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Employees Yearn to Learn. Here's What Employers Can Do to Help.
Employee Training

Employees Yearn to Learn. Here's What Employers Can Do to Help.

Training can ensue in a variety of settings short of the college campus.
Will Staney
The Top 10 Most Innovative Countries in the World
Leadership

The Top 10 Most Innovative Countries in the World

This European country has reigned supreme as the most innovative in the world for the past four years, according to a new report.
Catherine Clifford
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4 Things I've Learned While Planning a New Business That's a Passion Project
Passion

4 Things I've Learned While Planning a New Business That's a Passion Project

Er, calm down and take it easy, an entrepreneur reminds herself. Not everyone will understand a novel concept from Day 1.
Rebekah Epstein
Which Nation Has the Most Money-Smart Teens? Hint: It's Not the U.S.
Education

Which Nation Has the Most Money-Smart Teens? Hint: It's Not the U.S.

A large-scale international study on financial topics shows American teens have quite a bit of catching up to do.
Kelli B. Grant
5 Quotes to Get Your Creative Juices Flowing
Creativity

5 Quotes to Get Your Creative Juices Flowing

Think your line of business doesn't need creativity? Think again! Every entrepreneur needs imagination to thrive.
Adam Toren
Will University of Texas President Get the Ax?
Leadership

Will University of Texas President Get the Ax?

Bill Powers' days as the head of UT's flagship campus are numbered. If he gets his way, he'll stay through next May. It's anyone's guess at the moment.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
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Survey: College Degrees Still Matter. Sort Of.
Education

Survey: College Degrees Still Matter. Sort Of.

While a college degree opens the door, it's no longer a trump card, finds career website Glassdoor.
Laura Entis
5 Crucial Business Lessons You Learned in High School
Leadership

5 Crucial Business Lessons You Learned in High School

If you're wondering how to further your career, think back to your teen years with these pieces of advice.
Chuck Cohn
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17 Websites That Will Make You Smarter
Education

17 Websites That Will Make You Smarter

Want to be more productive next time you go online? Check out this list of informative sites.
Think College Is Expensive Now? Wait Until July 1.
Education

Think College Is Expensive Now? Wait Until July 1.

Interest rates on federal student loans are set to rise again.
Sharon Epperson
Tech Companies Deserve More Credit for Their Diversity
Workplace Diversity

Tech Companies Deserve More Credit for Their Diversity

The numbers that critics use to paint a damaging picture of Silicon Valley need to be viewed in context.
Ray Hennessey
Going From 'Least Likely to Succeed' and Charting a Path to Prosperity
Leadership

Going From 'Least Likely to Succeed' and Charting a Path to Prosperity

An entrepreneur without a college degree gives his ingredients for overcoming hurdles and learning the skills to run a robust enterprise.
Tariq Farid
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In Starbucks' Grand Plan for Employee Education, Who's Paying for What?
Education

In Starbucks' Grand Plan for Employee Education, Who's Paying for What?

The coffee company and partner Arizona State have clarified the parameters of the new college program.
Nina Zipkin
Franchise Players: Helping Her Son Brought This Mother to Franchising
Franchise Players

Franchise Players: Helping Her Son Brought This Mother to Franchising

Kristel Thomas was willing to do whatever it took to help her son and other kids overcome their neurological challenges. It led to her becoming a franchisee.
Kate Taylor