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The Next Hot Ticket in Ed Tech? Micro-Credentials
Ed Tech

The Next Hot Ticket in Ed Tech? Micro-Credentials

Companies that carve out sustainable business models as part of those ecosystems are likely to be the next ed tech darlings of the VC world.
Shawn D. Terry
Why You Should Volunteer Before Launching Your Career
Philanthropy

Why You Should Volunteer Before Launching Your Career

Volunteering can prepare young people for the world, both career-wise and on a personal level.
Bennat Berger
Mark Zuckerberg Just Invested $50 Million in This Startup
Mark Zuckerberg

Mark Zuckerberg Just Invested $50 Million in This Startup

Zuckerberg's philanthropic organization, the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, is leading the $50 million investment along with other venture capital firms.
Why Alma Maters Matter Less Than You Think -- in a Good Way
Education

Why Alma Maters Matter Less Than You Think -- in a Good Way

You're told that where you went to college is the be-all and end-all for launching a career but it's less important than ever.
Dan Finnigan
8 Characteristics Shared by the 'Shark Tank' Team
Success Strategies

8 Characteristics Shared by the 'Shark Tank' Team

Don't be afraid of failure. Embrace it, learn from it, and move on.
John Rampton
I Never Planned to Grow Up, Making Entrepreneurship Inevitable
Make More Happen

I Never Planned to Grow Up, Making Entrepreneurship Inevitable

How one Midwestern boy survived existential ennui, unending schooling and tons of bad advice to become an entrepreneur of wisdom and renown, sort of.
Phil La Duke
Robot Babies Do Not Curb Teen Pregnancy
Robots

Robot Babies Do Not Curb Teen Pregnancy

It turns out giving a teen a robot baby for two days does not deter them from getting pregnant.
5 Harsh Truths About the Internet Marketing World
Marketing Bootcamp

5 Harsh Truths About the Internet Marketing World

Don't be fooled by emotionally evocative content. Do your research before making an investment.
Kimanzi Constable
4 Creative and Out There Uses of Social Media
Social Media

4 Creative and Out There Uses of Social Media

Networks aren't just for connecting with friends anymore.
Rose Leadem
Universities Need to Start Teaching Online Reputation Management
Education

Universities Need to Start Teaching Online Reputation Management

It's time the education system takes the digital age a little more seriously.
Ryan Erskine
2 Things to Consider In Addition to the Huge Cost Before Pursuing Your MBA
Ready To Launch

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
Failure

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