Why Google+ Is an Education Game Changer

Why Google+ Is an Education Game Changer LIZ DWYER Education Editor July 14, 2011 • 7:00 am PDT 653 responses It’s been a week since I snagged a Google+ invite, and while it’s fun to hit the reset button on my personal social media life, what I’m really interested in is how the service is … Continue reading

Skype’s New Education Platform Connects Classrooms Around the Globe

Skype’s New Education Platform Connects Classrooms Around the Globe LIZ DWYER Education Editor March 31, 2011 • 5:30 pm PDT 90 responses Good news for teachers looking to collaborate with their colleagues in other parts of the world. Skype has a new free service just for educators called Skype in the classroom, “a free global … Continue reading

May 26, 2011 • 3:30 pm PDT In April, Peter Thiel, one of the co-founders of PayPal and the first major investor in Facebook, announced “20 Under 20,” his experiment that will pay students from some of the nation’s most elite colleges $100,000 each to drop out and start companies. Thiel’s views on college degrees … Continue reading

Be Prepared for the Long Haul.(BEAT-THE-RECESSION ISSUE)

annes, George. “Be Prepared for the Long Haul.(BEAT-THE-RECESSION ISSUE)(Features; Thrive in a Bad Economy; Beat the Recession / Career Survival Guide: Part II). .” Money.  38.2 (Feb 2009): 86. General OneFile. Gale. Lakeview High School. 1 Feb. 2009  <” target=”_blank”>http://find.galegroup.com/ips/start.do?prodId=IPS&gt;;.  Full Text:COPYRIGHT 2009 Time, Inc.  Byline: George Mannes You’ve made it through the layoffs; now it’s time to invest in yourself. Before this recession, white-collar … Continue reading

The inside story from a “Designer MBA” – Tips on using business education to communicate the value of design

The inside story from a “Designer MBA” – Tips on using business education to communicate the  value of design -By Robin Tooms Whether or not you pursue an MBA depends on what kind of designer you want to be, or in what areas you want to grow your design skills. Personally, I am not a … Continue reading

Tomorrow’s B-School? It Might Be A D-School

AUGUST 1, 2005   RELATED ITEMS Graphic: The B-Schools Who Get It, Plus The New D-Schools SPECIAL REPORT — GET CREATIVE! Get Creative! Graphic: Top 20 Innovative Companies In The World Online Extra: Old Needs, New Ideas Slide Show Online Extra: Bringing Innovation To The Home Of Six Sigma Online Extra: Toolbox for the Creative … Continue reading

15 Successful Entrepreneurs Who Didn’t Need College

How many times were you told to make sure you worked hard in high school so you could go to college and get a good career job? Okay, maybe not all of you got nagged about it, but probably a good portion of today’s generation of adults did. It’s natural to wonder whether college is … Continue reading