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Stanford was the epicenter of technology during the tech boom and now it is helping to push the idea that entrepreneurship is not just for business majors.

Read what #StanfordIE Professor Tom Byers states as reasons why all students should understand entrepreneurship and how it interacts with all fields of work: http://create.stanford.edu
Business classes are not a prerequisite for entrepreneurship, and yes, some of the most storied startup founders were college dropouts. But many others say they benefited from academic courses and experiential learning opportunities that focused on the fundamentals of entrepreneurship.Joshua Reeves, the soft-spoken CEO of a payroll and benefits startup called Gusto, began one talk on entrepreneurship by saying he attended the Entrepreneurial Thou...
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Join Stanford Professor Kenji Hakuta & his colleagues as they explore the importance of conversation in content-area learning in next week's #StanfordEd #webinar http://stanford.io/29zkGOn
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Join the #fintech revolution & learn how disruptive innovation is transforming financial services in next week's #StanfordIE #webinar http://stanford.io/16fJA83
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Join Professor Mykel Kochenderfer to explore how computer techniques can be used to assist in critical decision support systems for aircrafts in next week's #StanfordAI #webinar http://stanford.io/1ONv9hx
Overview. Trusting Technology: How to Build Confidence in Decision Support Systems. Mitigating risk is critically important to organizations across industries. Automated decision support systems can provide some relief to decision makers in factoring in complex objectives and accounting for ...
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Join Professor Mykel Kochenderfer to explore how computer techniques can be used to assist in critical decision support systems for aircrafts in next week's #SCPDGrad #webinar http://stanford.io/1ONv9hx
Overview. Trusting Technology: How to Build Confidence in Decision Support Systems. Mitigating risk is critically important to organizations across industries. Automated decision support systems can provide some relief to decision makers in factoring in complex objectives and accounting for ...
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Use conversations to improve your teaching & help students develop crucial skills that become the foundation for college success in tomorrow's #StanfordEd webinar http://stanford.io/29zkGOn
Overview. Rich Talk=Rich Learning: How to Establish a Culture of Constructive Conversations. In an era of new education standards, speaking, listening and conversing have never been more important. They are not only mediums for intellectual development, but crucial skills that become the ...
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Are you positively excited for the weekend? #FunnyFriday
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Join Bruce Wallace and Reetika Grewal of Silicon Valley Bank to learn how #fintech has become one of the hottest sectors in venture investing. Gain the tools you need to start a new venture & compete in today’s marketplace http://stanford.io/16fJA83
Overview. The Fintech Revolution: How Disruptive Innovation is Transforming Financial Services. In the last two years, the percentage of investment in fintech has grown 5X, making it one of the hottest sectors for venture investing. Advancements in technology have changed the way ...
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The Stanford Center for Professional Development connects professionals worldwide to the research and teaching of Stanford University faculty in the School of Engineering and related academic departments. Qualified individuals may study for master of science degrees on a part-time basis, pursue graduate certificates and professional certificates, take individual graduate courses and professional courses, participate in workshops, view free online seminars and more. Courses are delivered online, on the Stanford campus in the heart of Silicon Valley, and at the work site.