Immigration and Entrepreneurship

  Immigration is tough. Nobody argues that. The same goes for entrepreneurship. One needs a combination of traits to become successful as an immigrant and as an entrepreneur. My personal, unscientific research tells me that immigrant entrepreneurs are a special bunch. The traits that make a successful immigrant are very similar to the traits that […]

Your Career is Your Business

  “If you want to live a happy life, tie it to a goal, not to people or things.” Albert Einstein This week I was talking with a friend about entrepreneurship and career transition. It is interesting that our careers paths were quite different but some milestones happened pretty much the same way. Personally, I […]

The imminent shakeout on continuing education

“Why not give students a chance to show what parts they know, and learn the parts they don’t?” Bill Gates #MyIndustry Continuing education using classrooms and charging high enrollment fees is (almost) finished. There is a change underway that will transform the model for continuing education services from complicated, expensive, inconvenient and hard to find […]