Author Archives : Administrator

Funding Your Way to College?

According to the College Board for the 2009-2010 Academic Year, the average in-state tuition at a four-year public college is $7,020 and $26,273 at a four-year private not-for-profit college. For room and board, add $8,193 to the public institution and $9,363 to the private not-for-profit college. So, now you have a total annual cost of […]

Entrepreneurship Education – Integrate Academia and the Real World

In a 2011 survey, 88% of young people said that entrepreneurship education is vitally important, given the new economy — and yet 74% of college students had no access to entrepreneurship resources on campus. And when resources were available, most students felt they were woefully inadequate. This is not acceptable. In the 21st century, entrepreneurial […]

On Entrepreneurship, Problem Equals Opportunity

Listen to Vinod Khosla, An American billionaire and one of the most influential people in business today. He is a product of Stanford Graduate School of Business where he obtained his MBA. He has contributed immensely to the growth of hundreds of companies, primarily in his role as a venture capitalist in his long and […]

Why Financial Literacy

A recent survey done by the Jump$tart Coalition reports the following dismal statistics about the state of our young people’s personal financial I.Q., namely: • Just 10 percent of our youth are graduating from high school with any kind of instruction in personal finance. • The average high school student failed a basic financial literacy […]