Stage 32: An Education Hub For Entertainment Industry Creatives

Tech.Co

by providing cutting-edge online education to a global population of people looking to make it in the ever-evolving entertainment industry. There’s a community feel even to our education. Jon Sperry – a highly respected dialect coach who has worked with Harvey Keitel, Sofia Vergara, and Russell Crowe – taught a Stage 32 class that was attended by members from over 40 different countries. And the ability to bring education to the world has been our intention from day one.”.

Streamlining The Sports Recruiting Process with FieldLevel

socalTECH

That''s what Los Angeles-based FieldLevel (www.fieldlevel.com) has been working on, making it easier for coaches to network and exchange information on athletes. What makes it really different, is our platform empowers coaches. It''s exclusive only to verified coaches.

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What Should We Make of Peter Thiel’s “20 Under 20? Education Program?

Both Sides of the Table

We need to take some risks in education and in innovation in this country so anybody that it trying to break through the traditional mold and try to create a new model ought to be lauded, not attacked. The value of a college education. I am very passionate and on record about the value of education. Education is self discovery. The challenges of a system that aims to educate all equally. I do struggle still with our college education system in the US.

Achieve Greatness for Yourself, Become Far More Useful to Others

Eric Greenspan

When I started coaching AYSO I was confused, often bewildered. Turns out also, AYSO has much better processes and education than I had expected. ” Then I started coaching Pony baseball. That said, coaching baseball is far more work. But I loved coaching.

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Google Launching Its Own Computer Science Courses on Campuses

Xconomy

Early next year, twenty students will have the opportunity to study machine learning for 10 weeks with Google engineers, college professors, and coaches—free of charge. The course will then be held at four other higher education institutions in the summer.

Yes, You Can Get A Scholarship To College To Play Overwatch

socalTECH

The scholarship also includes access to coaches, personal trainers, and a team psychologist, according to the school. videogame game video content esports education school scholarship irvine overwatchAre you a competitive, e-sports player specializing in Overwatch , the popular title developed by Blizzard?

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Accelerators: a recent and positive trend

Berkonomics

Accelerators are organizations that selectively accept entrepreneurs into a program of intense coaching in a physical environment sponsored by the accelerator that also provides seed funds for the startup to begin its business.

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codeSpark:Teaching Kids Software Coding Without Words

socalTECH

Like me, he was a dad, has three kids, and was a Lego Robotics coach for 7 years. These are skills that are being talked about by educators, things such as impulse control, mindfulness, and executive functions in general.

Turn the tables: What’s an angel look like?

Berkonomics

Several times in our angel group, one of the largest in the United States, we have queried our group as to their motives in being active, risking their money, taking their time to research, perform due diligence and then coach entrepreneurs of young companies.

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A Teachable Moment on Race

Both Sides of the Table

From Mike Ditka, Hall-of-Fame coach of the Chicago Bears, in typical bullying form : “If they don’t like the country, if they don’t like our flag, get the hell out. Breaking: 76-year-old white football coach doesn’t see the atrocities going on in this country.

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Interview with Richard Koffler and John Morris, The Tech CEO Network

socalTECH

Tags: richard koffler john morris interview startup entrepreneur venture capital spinout tech transfer technology university college education research

13 Ecosystem Builders That Are Boosting Startup Growth

Tech.Co

Their mission is designed to lead with a pay-if-forward model by providing expert coaching, pitch competition support, and a private community where entrepreneurs can meet mentors and connect with valuable resources. If you’re an early-stage entrepreneur, technology has served you well.

The 18-month rule and a harrowing tale

Berkonomics

I have an industrial psychology educational background but could not count upon myself to be completely objective here, of course.). It can take 18 months from initial concern about a critical employee to getting a replacement up to speed. Of course, I’ll tell another harrowing story here.

Meet the 2017 Startups from the Disney Accelerator

Tech.Co

The company has a majority stake in Team Liquid, a top esports team in the US and Europe with 60 pro players, coaches, and analysts competing in nine games as well as a minority stake in Super League Gaming.

AgilePalooza Los Angeles

SoCal Tech Calendar

A fun, low-cost event linking internationally recognized coaches and trainers with the local software development community, AgilePalooza is a day of collaboration, education and advancement of agile methods. Thursday, July 15, 2010 -- AgilePalooza Los Angeles. AgilePalooza is a community event presented by VersionOne.

How VCs Think About Adding New Partners

Both Sides of the Table

Her network from her educational institutions alone has friends in all of the top tech, media & banking institutions. She is a coach and mentor to team members. Let me start with the news that I’m excited to share with you.

7 Ways College Degrees Can Expedite Startup Success

Startup Professionals Musings

Some people even believe that entrepreneurs must be born with the right genes, and no element of education is relevant. Most universities have formal incubator and business development organizations that focus on coaching, grant writing and technology licensing.

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Practice Entrepreneurship With A Purpose – Before You Start A Company

InfoChachkie

Who you are – your interests, experiences, education, why you are so bloody interesting. Get A Coach. Like athletes, entrepreneurs benefit greatly from a coach, in the form of a caring mentor. A version of this article previously appeared on Forbes.

LA CEOs

SoCal Tech Calendar

Thursday, July 7, 2011 -- LA CEOs, an education and support group for CEOs presents: New Media Training. Our featured speaker LeeAundra Keany an executive communications coach. The power of a video of you speaking or your own words in a blog introducing your product, service, a key event is tremendous and every CEO should leverage it. The potential for missteps and misinterpretation is huge. A lackluster performance can seriously undermine your efforts.

How Great Entrepreneurs Spell Continuous Innovation

Startup Professionals Musings

Training and coaching. But these still need coaching on the unknowns, and ongoing education to keep up with the industry and the technology. As a startup investor in this age of the entrepreneur, I see many more startups, but innovation is still hard to find.

This Entrepreneur Fought America’s Toughest VCs… And Won

InfoChachkie

Once The Funded was firmly established and effectively keeping venture capitalists (relatively) in check, Adeo turned his attention toward educating emerging entrepreneurs. A version of this article previously appeared in Forbes.

Launchpad LA Receives VC Funding: $50,000 Per Startup

Both Sides of the Table

The first two years of the program focused on education & mentorship. This education will continue. We sort of think of ourselves as an “accelerator” who provides strong education & mentorship.

7 Tips For Aspiring Entrepreneurs Who Stay In School

Startup Professionals Musings

Some people even believe that entrepreneurs must be born with the right genes, and no element of education is relevant. Most universities have formal incubator and business development organizations that focus on coaching, grant writing and technology licensing.

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How To Optimize Entrepreneurial Learning In School

Startup Professionals Musings

Some people even believe that entrepreneurs must be born with the right genes, and no element of education is relevant. Most universities have formal incubator and business development organizations that focus on coaching, grant writing and technology licensing.

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Open Angel Forum San Fran – Team Calacanis Raises the Bar

Both Sides of the Table

ThereNow has build a platform (physical camera + software platform) to help remote coaches help improve teachers. The classroom activities are recorded and the video is appended with comments from a remote coach. Udemy is an online education platform similar to EduFire and others.

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

Both Sides of the Table

It’s not acceptable to live in a country where black families have to coach their children how to behave around the police for fear of being killed. Black lives matter. Saying it out loud is obvious. And important.

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How To Prepare For The Entrepreneur Life You Want

Startup Professionals Musings

We all come from the era where our society and education prepared us for the labor market, meaning working for someone else as an information professional, factory worker, or retail associate. The wealth of online education offerings is a great start, but is not enough.

How to Kick Start Your Community’s Startup Scene

Both Sides of the Table

The basic components are obvious: talented founders, great engineers, angel money, venture capital, access to larger corporates (for business, funding & talent), great education / research (for IP breakthroughs) and a sufficient ecosystem of mentors, advisors, executive coaches and mavens.

10 Reasons To Market Yourself More Than A Great Idea

Startup Professionals Musings

A recent Department of Education study shows that soft (interpersonal) skills have become more important for success than hard (technical) skills. Entrepreneurs need leadership, teamwork, listening, and coaching skills, which you can learn from advisors and networking with peers.

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Management Philosophy: Owners vs CEOs

Jason Nazar

But for an immigrant with limited education, he did an amazing job of piecing together the smallest of savings to start buying real estate decades ago. Owner Management. Do Whatever Needs to Be Done – We are responsible for everything. There can’t be any hubris or ego about a job too small.

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6 Learning Strategies Today For New Venture Founders

Startup Professionals Musings

We all come from the era where our society and education prepared us for the labor market, meaning working for someone else as an information professional, factory worker, or retail associate. The wealth of online education offerings is a great start, but is not enough.

Every Small Business Founder Needs An Advisor

Startup Professionals Musings

Also dont confuse a business advisor with a business coach. An advisors aim is to teach you what to do and how, in specific situations, unlike a coach who helps you develop your generic skills for deciding what to do and how.

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Launchpad LA – More Details Revealed

Both Sides of the Table

I set out some simple objectives, picked 13 startup CEO’s, planned a series of events, spent time personally trying to coach people through their fund raising processes and waited to see where it went. Today we announced Launchpad LA V2. Full press release with more details is here.

On Leadership. And Diversity of Character.

Both Sides of the Table

Try managing a diverse team of people with different ages, education levels, incomes and motivations.” He wanted to play midfield this season but the coach asked him to play center defense. *. What does it mean to be a leader?

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8 Tips To Get the Most Out of Your Investors and Board

Both Sides of the Table

By spending more time educating your board on your business you get more valuable advice from them. If nothing else you will create board cohesion and board education by engaging your board. Rob Bailey is the CEO of DataSift.

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