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2 Things to Consider In Addition to the Huge Cost Before Pursuing Your MBA
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2 Things to Consider In Addition to the Huge Cost Before Pursuing Your MBA

The price of an MBA is about what you wish a house cost but, as with everything in business, the real question is not how much money now but how much return later.
Mike Moradian
Coding in the Classroom: Learning the Future Language of Business
Business Education

Coding in the Classroom: Learning the Future Language of Business

Speaking more than one language may help land you a job. Knowing code almost guarantees one.
Vassil Terziev
Why Hoping You Fail Is How I Wish You the Best
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Why Hoping You Fail Is How I Wish You the Best

Failing is the soul crushing stage you must pass through to ever appreciate success.
Mark Peter Davis
Toy-Robot Maker Raises Millions in Second Funding Round
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Toy-Robot Maker Raises Millions in Second Funding Round

Wonder Workshop, which makes toy robots that teach kids how to code, said it raised $20 million in its second round of funding and was looking to expand into new markets, especially China.
Why Traditional Schooling Can't Prepare Students for the Modern Workplace
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Why Traditional Schooling Can't Prepare Students for the Modern Workplace

Today's economy values creativity, collaboration and self-direction -- everything that lands kids in the principal's office.
Anthony Kim
5 Things I've Learned Teaching Hundreds of People How to Code
Education Tech

5 Things I've Learned Teaching Hundreds of People How to Code

When the classroom is a laboratory and students check their egos at the door, something amazing happens.
Cahlan Sharp
The Life-Changing Habit of Progressive Leaders
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The Life-Changing Habit of Progressive Leaders

Learning is a life-long experience and you can't become a successful leader if you stop learning.
Pratik Dholakiya
NY Hospitals Are Using Emoji to Educate Teens About Sexual Health
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NY Hospitals Are Using Emoji to Educate Teens About Sexual Health

New York City Health & Hospitals is launching a campaign featuring emoji to better direct young people to sexual health resources.
Rose Leadem
Do Self-Made Success Stories Convince Some College Isn't Necessary?
Radicals & Visionaries

Do Self-Made Success Stories Convince Some College Isn't Necessary?

A study shows another side to the "see it, be it" adage.
Nina Zipkin
How Entrepreneurs Can Help Teach the First Kid to Land on Mars
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How Entrepreneurs Can Help Teach the First Kid to Land on Mars

Think about cell phones, drones and all the other new or new-ish technology out there that are firing kids' imaginations.
A New Addition to the Virtual Learning World: Brit + Co
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A New Addition to the Virtual Learning World: Brit + Co

How this Entrepreneur contributor discovered online learning as a way to share her startup skills.
Jess Ekstrom
5 Growing Ed Tech Companies That Make the Grade
Education Tech

5 Growing Ed Tech Companies That Make the Grade

Despite some flame-outs, these entrepreneurs are turning solid education technology into big business.
Derek Newton
Online Courses May Not Be as Valuable as You Hope
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Online Courses May Not Be as Valuable as You Hope

Sometimes it's just best to get in there and get your feet wet. You don't have to be a master before starting your business.
Alex Barker
How I Am Helping to Eradicate Illiteracy
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How I Am Helping to Eradicate Illiteracy

The solution to so many of the issues that are hurting our world today are being cultivated in the minds of our young.
Ken Dunn