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Honing a Vision for Higher Education Some of the nation’s most influential leaders in higher education met last week at the Higher Ed Leaders Forum hosted by The New York Times. They discussed an array of issues facing colleges and universities today, including high... ‘A New U: Faster + Cheaper Alternatives to College’ A Q&A with Ryan Craig, investor and author of a new book about the changing landscape for education and training credentials and the implications for traditional higher education. The ‘last mile’ in education and training After graduating from college in 1994, I spent a few years at McKinsey & Co. — a young kid in an ill-fitting suit naively but energetically attempting to convince experienced and jaded managers to do their jobs differently. Tiber Health wants to solve the world's doctor shortage While it may look unassuming, with its campus bordered by empty lots, low slung buildings, auto body shops and the freeway, Ponce Health Sciences University is ground zero for an experiment in education that could radically... Investors are paying college students' tuition — but they want a share of future... Melissa Gillbanks is no fan of student loans, so when she was looking for a way to pay for her senior year at Purdue University, she was happy to sign away... A coding school where college grads train and work without spending... Right around this time last year, Edward Young was donning a cap and gown for graduation at St. John’s University in New York. He figured his bachelor’s degree in computer science would open doors to all sorts of tech jobs, but...

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The Challenges Of Working Remotely

Oct 8, 2019
Scott Dettman, the CEO of Avenica, spoke with Jason DeRusha and Heather Brown about the issue of burnout and workload expectations (2:36). WCCO This Morning
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Young workers can find ways to recession-proof their jobs

Oct 8, 2019
College students have enough stress finding a job, let alone keeping one. But if a recession were to hit in the next year or so, what do you do?
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Avenica, Helping Grads Get Entry-Level Jobs

Oct 8, 2019
Avenica, Helping Grads Get Entry-Level Jobs
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How To Identify And Retain Fantastic Talent with Scott Dettman Of Avenica

Oct 8, 2019
Look beyond buzzwords and flashy titles. Realize that skills can be taught, but self-determination and motivation, a strong work ethic and a competitive and curious nature cannot.
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Will a Bachelor's Degree Matter as Much for Gen Z?

Oct 7, 2019
College has changed a great deal in the last 25 years. For one thing, we have an urgent crisis of college affordability. Due to skyrocketing tuition, the average student in the U.S. now graduates with...
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Don't Go To College Without Being Clear Why You're Going

Oct 7, 2019
After Yale, Forbes contributor Michael Horn thought about law school, but gained admission to Harvard Business School.
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Prelude to a Pricing Paradigm Shift

Oct 4, 2019
Why hasn't tuition in online education tumbled, and what will it take to drive the price down? Ryan Craig asks.
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Colleges And Retailers Share A Bloated Past And A Slimmed Down Future

Oct 4, 2019
As online retail has disrupted brick-and-mortar stores over the past couple decades, analysts have realized that stores in the United States are overbuilt for demand.
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Get dropouts from college back in class

Oct 4, 2019
Texas has a college graduation problem.
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How I Went from Writing My First Line of Code to a $226K Job Offer in Just 8...

Oct 4, 2019
I got offers from Google, Lyft, Yelp, cloud unicorn Rubrik, IBM Artificial Intelligence, and JP Morgan Chase. My story may help you...
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