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Higher Education Is Broken, But There's Still Hope For The Future

<i>What are the biggest issues facing higher education in the US today and how can they be fixed? originally appeared on Quora –</i> <i>the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights</i>.<p><b>Answer by Adam Enbar, Co-Founder & CEO, Flatiron School, on Quora.</b><p>This …

Higher Education

Bauwens Explains the Great Value-Shift of Our Time

Michel Bauwens recently spoke at the Harvard Berkman Center to give his big-picture analysis of the economic and social transition now underway. The …

Innovation

Platform Cooperativism as a Critique of Open-Source

I am a pretty assiduous digital commoner, for what it’s worth. I almost exclusively use free/libre/open-source software (hereafter FLOSS), …

Creativity Is Much More Than 10,000 Hours of Deliberate Practice

In his new book "Peak: Secrets from the New Science of Expertise", psychologist Anders Ericsson and journalist Robert Pool distill an impressive body …

Why U.S. Entrepreneurship Is Dying

American entrepreneurship, the social force that made this country the envy of the world, is dying. Many different studies, using different ways to measure the growth and success of start-ups, all point to the same conclusion. The decline in U.S. entrepreneurship has been going on for decades.<p>• A …

Finance

Elspeth McKay

<b>Executive Director</b> <br>emckay@operationcomehome.ca<p>I started working at Operation Come Home because I wanted to make a difference in the lives of at risk …

Advocacy

In the Digital Age, it’s Anything but Business as Usual

<b>October 22, 2015 (5:00–7:00PM), University of Ottawa</b><p><b>Thursday, October 22 (5:00pm networking; 5:30–6:30 fireside chat; 6:30 networking) — </b><b>Desmarais</b> …

This apocalyptic short film could become the next big sci-fi franchise

Another polished, promising clip with a movie deal<p>It only took three days for E.B. Rhee to move from a Vimeo account to a major production deal with a Hollywood veteran. His proof-of-concept short <i>The Garden</i> — a reimagining of John Milton's <i>Paradise Lost</i> set against the backdrop of a decaying sun — …

4 tips to foster a company culture of innovation

<i>This article is part of DBA, a series on Mashable about running a business that features insights from leaders in entrepreneurship, venture capital</i> …

Google unveils Project Soli, a radar-based wearable to control anything

Leading into Google I/O, one session caught everyone’s attention. Google ATAP — the company’s skunkworks division tasked with creating cool new things we’ll all actually use — teased their session with talk of a new wearable that would “literally” blow our socks off.<p>Project Soli is that wearable, …

The bitter truth about entrepreneurial success

If you have taken a class in entrepreneurship recently from the top business schools of the world, chances are that many of the lessons taught were …

How to Get Startup Ideas

<b>Want to start a startup?</b> Get funded by Y Combinator.<p>November 2012<p>The way to get startup ideas is not to try to think of startup ideas. It's to look …