College

Success Stories

From College Startup to $100 Million

Realize what kind of executive you are and what kind of company you want to build, and stay true to that.
College

Forget Your Degree. Start a Business.

Surprisingly, 'The History of Domesticated Animals' won't provide any real value to most people in their careers.
Commencement addresses

Peter Thiel Commencement Speech, Hamilton College, May 2016 (Transcript)

Peter Thiel, investor and co-founder of Palantir and PayPal, spoke about unconventional paths at the Hamilton College Commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 22, 2016.
Starting a Business

7 Reasons to Start a Business While in College

There are pros and cons to life as a student entrepreneur, but play your cards right and maybe you'll be the next Mark Zuckerberg.
Young Entrepreneur

Can the Next Wave of Young Entrepreneurs Even Afford to Attend College?

The problematic debt of attending college demands an evolution in how society thinks about and approaches higher education.
Mobile Apps

8 Free Mobile Apps College Students Should Download ASAP

Take your student experience to the next level.
Education

College is Good for Getting a Job but Not Necessarily for Getting Rich

Of the 400 wealthiest people in America, 27 have only a high school degree and 36 dropped out of college.
Economic Conditions

Regardless of Outcome, Sanders Has Shed Light on the Problem of Income Inequality

Politics aside, Bernie Sanders has at least made Americans think about crushing student-loan debt and more.
Entrepreneurship

If You Don't Think You Were Born to Be an Entrepreneur, Fret Not. You Can Learn to Be One, New Study Says.

New research from the New York University Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development sheds light on this iteration of the classic nature vs. nurture debate.
Millennials

Why Do Half of Millennials Still Live With Mommy and Daddy?

If they want to move out as much as their parents want them to, they need to start making an income .
Education

Why Entrepreneurship Should Be Taught Starting in Junior High School

Research shows that the important lessons of entrepreneurship can be learned that early.
College

Do You Really Need a College Degree These Days?

Times have changed for 18-year-olds facing their next steps after high school.
Millennials

3 New Truths About Millennials and Their Careers

We don't need college, we don't have to pay our dues, and making money doesn't have to be hard.
College

Choosing the Right College or No College: A Real-Life Analysis

Making the right decision of whether or not to send a child to college and which college to send them to must go beyond a straight financial calculation.
Startup Financing

Your Alma Mater Might Want to Finance Your Startup

Alumni investment groups join the VC landscape.