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Supplemental Education for Entrepreneurs

Even those of us who choose to strike out on our own and carve our own paths need a little help sometimes. General Assembly's online classroom serves as a base for free thinkers and doers to learn and grow.

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General Assembly is the host of several educational videos targeting new entrepreneurs. 

"Classes" include:

•Making something people love
•Building your team
•Turning user insight into product
•Modeling your business
•Forming the right kind of entity
•Raising your first million

With an increasing number of high school and college students striving to become the next Mark Zuckerberg, they'll need a platform to learn skills quickly and on their own terms. As the saying goes, they want to fly the airplane as they're still building it. 

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This sounds indeed like a good plan. I think it popped up in earlier challenges as well, which is a good sign.

Maybe it would be worth to link it to other education/education resources inspirations? There's an explanation on the user forums on how to do that: http://bit.ly/L2m9Ux

Photo of Andy Witt

Thanks for the link! This is my first challenge so I'm still getting used to how things work.

Photo of Arjan Tupan

Great. Happy you joined in. And that's also why we're here, to help out when needed. And by we, I mean the 'seasoned users'. Of course, there's also the wonderful community managers. So, if there's anything you have questions about, let us know. There's a special section in the user forums for that: http://bit.ly/NmFnGX

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Oh, by the way, linking inspirations together, will also give you extra DQ points :).

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Welcome onboard Andy – you're off to a rocking start with your inspiration-packed posts! And cheers Arjan for being such a fab community steward.