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Inventor to Schools: 'Let Kids Fail!'

We've heard the importance of failure and experimentation in learning. In this excellent interview on Science Friday, inventor James Dyson speaks …

How to Spread the Word About Your Crowdfunding Campaign

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In her book</i> Cash From the Crowd<i>, Sally Outlaw, founder and CEO of crowdfunding website peerbackers, reveals the secrets of funding your business with help from colleagues, peers, family, friends and even perfect strangers through a</i> …

The Best Interactive Web Tools for Educators

Most of us are working at full capacity, and keeping up with technology can feel like one more chore on the to-do list. Still, learning your way …

2013 Big Ideas in Education

Just as adults should be careful how and what they praise, they may also want to spend concentrated time helping kids ignore distractions and focus …

After 20 Months Google’s Campus London Hub Has 22,000 Members, So Where Next?

Opened in April 2012, Campus London, Google’s East London ‘startup hub,’ was something of a new departure for Google. It was taking out a ten year lease on a building which would be populated by co-working spaces, accelerator programmes, hackers and startups that Google had nothing to do with and …

How to make a dramatic career change

For London-based Michelle Brideau, 10 years in the travel industry felt like an eternity. What started as low pay and high stress — but great perks — had evolved into low pay, high stress, no perks and lots of competition from the internet.<p>Brideau was ready for a change. She considered running a …

Skillshare has spent the last year quietly transforming itself. It's working

If you've built an online-to-offline startup, you don't need a know-it-all blogger to tell you this, but here it is: Local markets are hard. Ask any …

Are You Discriminating Based on Religion? You Might Be Surprised

The EEOC is targeting religious discrimination cases. Make sure you're compliant with the law before it comes after you.<p>Very few people wake up in the morning and say, "I sure can't wait to break the law by discriminating against people on the basis of their religion!" But do you want a woman in a …

Who is The Challenge Cup Chicago's Hottest Showcasing Startup? [Education]

In case you missed it, Tech Cocktail has proudly partnered with <b>1776</b>, the Washington, DC-based startup incubator, to bring you the <b>Challenge Cup</b> – a …