Teaching Entrepreneurship

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Teaching Entrepreneurshipbusiness, developers, meeting goals, plan, product

by vanessaalexandra on September 30, 2013 with 0 comment

Entrepreneurship is on the rise in University curriculum and more people want to crack the code to be the next big success.  There are also education options online, adult education courses, meetups and heaps of books to tell you how to be successful.  Many of the good young entrepreneurs I meet are working hard, building …

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Migration Success and a DDoS Attack

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Migration Success and a DDoS Attackbranding, business, code, developers

by vanessaalexandra on September 27, 2013 with 0 comment

I took a Blogging for Business class at GA ages ago and there is nothing more practical to getting your blog done than  simply doing it.  I had been writing daily for the summer and with enough comments and encouragement, I have migrated to WordPress – land of blogs and on a self-hosting service. As advised, …

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timeSpace, the New York Times Accelerator Demo Day

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timeSpace, the New York Times Accelerator Demo Daydemo day

by vanessaalexandra on September 13, 2013 with 0 comment

It was very quiet and delightfully thorough.  The entrepreneurs were able to thoughtfully present and unveil their products.  They were able to talk through what they developed, detail  features, talk to you about their clients and pilot customer test cases.  You could actually get a sense of the person presenting.  No mention of fundraising details, …

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@Coursera: Tool to Support Professional Growth

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@Coursera: Tool to Support Professional Growthcareers, code, developers, education, growth, improvement, learn, meeting goals, online courses, Women

by vanessaalexandra on September 5, 2013 with 0 comment

In planning and revising your short term and long term career goals, education is key.  For career education, I read books and have taken courses at General Assembly.  Everything else related to my career learning is work experience based and from attending talks/meetups/panel discussions/etc.   Coursera is an exciting tool that provides free access to …

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Goals and Career Growth: Explore, Plan, Do!

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Goals and Career Growth: Explore, Plan, Do!careers, growth, Lean In, learn, meeting goals, plan, Women

by vanessaalexandra on September 3, 2013 with 0 comment

New Year Resolutions are common and I never understood waiting until the end of the year to revisit your goals.  I revisit goals for personal and professional growth regularly.  Luckily we have Labor Day to make us New Yorkers feel like we are all going back to school and we can revisit what we want …

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