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Of Course #BlackLivesMatter — How Could Anything be LESS Controversial?

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Of course all lives matter. Of course Micah Johnson who shot many police officers this week in Dallas killing 5 officers is despicable.

Docstoc Bolstering Premium Business Courses

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In an email to supporters, Nazar said Monday that the company is looking to partner with experts, to shoot courses around such subjects as getting customers, learning online software, marketing, raising money, and other business topics. docstoc business video course premium documentsREAD MORE>>.

It’s Never too Late to Tap Into Your Creativity

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More simply put, it’s an online portal to access university level arts and creative courses. There are also a three tiers of membership to suit specific student needs: Free: Enroll in any available course, watch video lectures, participate in forums. I don’t like when people say: “I’m just not creative”. Stanford. Image: Pixabay.

Stay the Course – Create Success with Relentless Commitment

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But most important is your ability to stay the course. If you believe it and you stay the course, you will find your way to success. Stay the course. The post Stay the Course – Create Success with Relentless Commitment appeared first on Eric Greenspan. Some are laser focused. Keep driving, keep building. Stay on it.

USC, New York Times Partner On Online Education Courses

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The University of Southern California and the New York Times said this week that the two are partnering to provide online, continuing education courses this fall, across seven different study areas. nytimes university school courses education learning online california southern times yorkREAD MORE>>.

UC Irvine Ventures Into MOOCs With Zombie Lectures

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Those classes have tended to be more of the traditional sort, with many technical, business, and engineering courses available. READ MORE>>.

What is Deep Learning and Why Does Google Have a Free Course On It?

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Google has started a free course meant to teach people about deep learning. Deep learning may be a new trend, but it’s an important one.

DocStoc Launches Expert Video

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The site--headed by CEO Jason Nazar--said today that it has launched a selection of expert, video courses , featuring over 100 hours of video.

Lynda.com Expands In Southeast Asia

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lynda southeast asia expansion learning video tutorial international courses school Lynda.com , the online video education site which offers up a large library of video tutorials in computer software, business skills, design, and other areas, is in a big expansion today, saying that it has started offering up its products in Southeast Asia.

2tor Gets $10M Line Of Credit

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2tor , the provider of online, graduate program and courses which has strong links to the University of Southern California , has scored a $10M revolving line of credit, the firm said today. 2tor education venture capital credit line finance online school coursesREAD MORE>>.

Entrepreneurs Should Create A Degree – Not Buy One Off The Rack

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To my surprise, when I told the Dean that I was learning nothing from the Core courses, he simply asked me what I wanted to take. Communication.

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Topspin Links With College On Online Music Courses

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Santa Monica-based Topspin Media , the online music startup of former Yahoo Music GM Ian Rogers, said today that the firm has inked a deal with Berkleemusic.com, the online continuing education division of the Berklee College of Music, to partner on a set of online music courses. Topspin is backed by the Foundry Group and Redpoint Ventures.

SBIR/STTR Phase I Grant Proposal Course

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Tuesday, October 6, 2009 -- SBIR/STTR Phase I Grant Proposal Course. This one-day, 8-hour intensive course provides an overview of the SBIR and STTR funding process and helps individuals prepare to write a comprehensive grant proposal. See [link] (more

SBIR/STTR Phase II Grant Proposal Course

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Wednesday, October 7, 2009 -- SBIR/STTR Phase II Grant Proposal Course. This one-day, 8-hour course will help individuals understand the SBIR/STTR Phase II grant proposal process and will give participants key tools to use in preparing their proposal. See [link] (more

SBIR/STTR Phase I Grant Proposal Course

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Thursday, May 7, 2009 -- SBIR/STTR Phase I Grant Proposal Course. This two-day course explores the ins and outs of bookkeeping and accounting procedures for government contracts and clearly defines requirements of the Defense Contract Auditing Agency (DCAA). See [link] (more

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Online Learning Company Ties With UCLA Extension, CAA

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Encore explained that its offerings will be based on UCLA Extension's content and courses. capital venture startup career poizner steve courses college education hollywood entertainment ucla learning online encoreThe firm said it has raised $15M in a Series A venture capital funding from InterWest Partners and Granite Ventures.

Charting Your Company's Course using Hoshin Kanri Techniques

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Thursday, April 23, 2009 -- Charting Your Company's Course using Hoshin Kanri Techniques. ASP Orange County's Akhilesh Gulati introduces us to Hoshin Kanri, a systematic quality approach to planning, executing, auditing and managing corporate visions and business strategies on a companywide basis. See [link] (more

lynda.com Releases New iOS App

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lynda.com said the new iOS app includes resizing to different size screens, offline course and video viewing, and other features. Lynda.com said both apps provide access to more than 110,000 videos from 2,600 courses. lynda mobile learning education video courses course READ MORE>>.

Lead, Follow or Get the F**k Out of the Way

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And of course fudging never produces world-class results, so many companies suffer from mediocrity. Lead — It’s hard to be a real leader.

Why Misunderstanding Startup Metrics Can Cost You Your Business

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And even when calculated correctly often CAC’s are assumed to be constant but of course they’re not. And of course ultimately on profitability.

Schoolofbookkeeping Looks To Tackle Online Accouting Education

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A new, Santa Barbara-based startup, Schoolofbookkeeping.com , launched this week, offering up online courses for bookkeepers, accountants, business owners, and accounting students. The startup''s founders include Eric David Greenspan, a serial entrepreneur who previously founded such companies as MakeItWork. READ MORE>>.

ProProfs | An Online Tool for All

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Have a student or trainee failing a certain part of the course?  ProProfs started life as a simple online quiz maker that was easy to use. 

Newegg Expands Into Textbook Sales

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newegg textbook student college books courses ecommerce sales expansionLos Angeles-based e-commerce retailer Newegg said this morning that it is expanding its lineup of products, and has expanded into textbook sales for high school and college students. Newegg has been strongly focused on technology products. READ MORE>>.

Why on Earth Would Anybody Post Business Videos on Snapchat?

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Of course YouTube has huge traffic, but it’s different. So of course I want to publish on Snapchat! People tune in every day. On Medium.,

10 Startup Lessons Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Superheroes

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To this end, Jason and his DocStoc team have created a compelling online course entitled, 21 Critical Lessons for Entrepreneurs.

Can You Build Your Business on Somebody Else’s Platform?

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Of course we’re also showing them the power and size of Facebook data along with our dozens of other sources. billion people. Still.

The Perils of Shiny New Objects

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In due course. In the absence of conviction, experience or pain-in-the-ass board members it’s easy to veer off course. get me some.

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Why The Next Generation of Online Video Companies Will be Vertical

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And of course the 800 pound gorilla – YouTube – is also horizontal in nature. And of course these numbers are only increase.

Understanding the Underbelly of Online Marketing & Why You’ll Lose if You Don’t

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If you’re a technology startup you need to excel at product, of course. Of course reciprocity matters so they would all leap into action.

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What Do Industry Insiders Think Will Happen in VC in 2016?

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Of course sentiment can swing wildly with new information but I set out to take the pulse of the market as we enter 2016. State of the Market.

Why I Don’t Celebrate Income Inequality

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Of course “carried interest” tax breaks are more at risk than founder tax breaks. Of course if an employee “exercises” his or her options AND holds the stock more than one year then they are eligible to earn long-term capital gains. Of course I don’t believe that VCs should be a protected class.

With Greathouse Comes Great Responsibility

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These courses all proved to be serious influences on turning the dream of starting their own company into a reality. Fall quarter of Sr.

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Never Ask Two People to do One Person’s Job

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Of course I cc people on emails. There is one big mistake many people make and especially with VC firms but of course it’s broadly applicable.

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Know When Conceding on a Point is Better Than Being Right

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Of course it’s a universal lesson and one that I’m doomed to learn over and over. There are simply times when you don’t agree.

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Understanding How Dilution Affects You at a Startup

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Top image courtesy of Fotolia  and the super generous Ryan Born (who of course, was born Ryan ). This post originally appeared on TechCrunch.

You Can’t Teach People To Be Entrepreneurs, But Entrepreneurs Can Be Taught

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My courses are rigorous and demanding. A version of this article previously appeared in Forbes. Hands-on And Practical. Challenging. Honesty.

Why Computer Vision Has Become a Major Investment Theme for Me

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Of course in recent years voice as I/O is becoming mainstream. And of course Nanit is securely encrypted and HIPAA compliant. Forking. Way.

Lynda.com Debuts Microsoft Office 2013 Content

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The company, which publishes online, video training courses, said the releases bring it to more than 175 courses on Microsoft software.

The One Video Every Silicon Valley Investor Should Watch

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And of course he’s right. you’re not following him?). We want to partner with you to make money.” He sold for a huge gain.

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CAA, William Morris Back Online Video Education Site

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creativeLive competes against Lynda.com , the online video education site based in Goleta, which has grown to be one of the region's fastest growing companies through its online courses for learning creative software. creativelive online education course classes photography creative photo venture capital lyndaREAD MORE>>.