Tag Archives: Stanford

Designing Your Life

Every college student should be required to take a class like this, far more relevant than any individual General Education course currently on the books. Designing Your Life. Popular Course at Stanford University

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2015 International Business Model Competition

The 2015 International Business Model Competition is gearing up.  Applications are due soon.  Learn more here. In 2014, thousands of student entrepreneurial teams competed representing hundreds of universities worldwide.  What will you do?   Brought to you by Brigham Young University, … Continue reading

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Roominate. Stanford Student Created Product

We bought two of these for Christmas.  The kids have loved them, though there is always a lot of pieces to pick up. http://www.roominatetoy.com/; http://alumni.stanford.edu/get/page/magazine/article/?article_id=28366

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Stanford alumni create nearly $3 trillion in economic impact

Study shows Stanford alumni create nearly $3 trillion in economic impact each year.  Wow, incredible. BYU should do a study like this because as of October 2012 BYU’s Rollin’s Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology was ranked #3 in the nation … Continue reading

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The Golden Path – The Stanford Dish

I enjoyed many walks with Lisa at the Stanford Dish.  And like the author of recent Stanford Alumni Magazine article on the Stanford Dish, Interstate 280 between San Francisco and San Jose is my favorite interstate highway in the US.  … Continue reading

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Creativity through Heroism

Phil Zimbardo of Stanford University gives a great TED Talk about how to practice everyday heroism.

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Can We Reverse the Stanford Prison Experiment? – Harvard Business Review by Greg McKeown

The owner of THIS, Greg McKeown, is a friend of mine from my days in Palo Alto.  He posted a recent blog entry entitled “Can We Reverse the Stanford Prison Experiment?” It is excellent article with immediate actionable ideas that … Continue reading

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