Warren Wen

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Where Top Talent In The Tech Industry Will Likely Work Next

Tracking the flow of top tech talent can be a good indicator of tomorrow’s business successes.<p>Wherever the best engineers, programmers, and designers in the tech industry go, investment dollars, successful products, and revenues may often follow.<p>The flow of talent in the technology industry is …

5 Growing Ed Tech Companies That Make the Grade

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Ed tech is a multibillion-dollar market that has drawn major investors, sparked its own news outlets and triggered an avalanche of new ventures. But, as often happens within newer, big-investment spaces, some in and around the industry …

The Next Hot Ticket in Ed Tech? Micro-Credentials

Venture-capitalist investment levels in education technology companies reached an all-time high in 2015 before cooling off in 2016. However, …

Free College Is Not a Fantasy

U.S. Education Secretary John King highlighted Tennessee’s efforts to expand access to higher education during his back-to-school bus tour.<p>KNOXVILLE, Tenn.—The idea of free college is garnering more attention as presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton works the crowd-pleasing concept into her campaign …

College & University

These 10 Ideas Are Each Getting $10 Million to Change High School

A year after putting out an open call for proposals to rethink American high school, the XQ Institute is awarding a total of $100 million to 10 …

I Don't Care Where My Children Go To College

I'm going to say something a bit unheard of in modern times. My thoughts are anathema for most parents. But I'm done pretending.<p>Here goes ...<p>I don't care where my children go to college. I'm not saying I don't care in the but-deep-down-I'm-hoping-they-get-a-full-ride-to-Harvard way. And I'm not …

How (and Why) to Develop Your Mental Toughness

Developing your mental toughness can help you be more emotionally resilient, push you to go further and harder, and build armor to persevere against …

‘Practically free’ university is changing lives

While cleaning the bathroom of a home in the west end of Toronto, a young Filipino nanny tuned into a TED Talk that would change the course of her life’s journey.<p>Working full-time as the live-in caregiver of two children, Ivah Camille Baban makes a habit of listening to podcasts while she cleans. …