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I moved thousands of miles away to a city I knew very little about, where I didn't know a soul, without a place to live. It was thrilling.

I moved thousands of miles away to a city I knew very little about, where I didn't know a soul, without a place to live. It was thrilling.

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Temporary retail spaces facilitate small scale entrepreneurship, but it still remains difficult in many cities to obtain permitting for these kinds of uses. What if cities were to lower the barriers to entry for temporary and transient ventures?

Temporary retail spaces facilitate small scale entrepreneurship, but it still remains difficult in many cities to obtain permitting for these kinds of uses. What if cities were to lower the barriers to entry for temporary and transient ventures?

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Learning doesn't end in school. When you emerge into the world of work, you're equipped with all sorts of tools and skills to create, but those skills and talents will be ever changing.

Learning doesn't end in school. When you emerge into the world of work, you're equipped with all sorts of tools and skills to create, but those skills and talents will be ever changing.

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In today's connected world, mastering foreign language can literally open the door to a work abroad for bilingual speakers.

In today's connected world, mastering foreign language can literally open the door to a work abroad for bilingual speakers.

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Young people are not getting the skills needed to compete via the classroom. Part of the challenge is these skills are complex and collaborative. We need forums for current and future leaders to experiment and co-create methodologies together

Young people are not getting the skills needed to compete via the classroom. Part of the challenge is these skills are complex and collaborative. We need forums for current and future leaders to experiment and co-create methodologies together

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Remember Sim City?  Let's make Sim StartUp.  Let's tap into the gaming side of human nature with a video game series that teaches core interaction skills and techniques in a fun and challenging environment.

Remember Sim City? Let's make Sim StartUp. Let's tap into the gaming side of human nature with a video game series that teaches core interaction skills and techniques in a fun and challenging environment.

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I strongly believe that the key to succeed in the new economy is  be creative and the education system is outdate. It prepares kids for repetitive task that disable creativity.

I strongly believe that the key to succeed in the new economy is be creative and the education system is outdate. It prepares kids for repetitive task that disable creativity.

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My multi-cultural, multi-faceted, multi-inspirational upbringing means I often find myself occupying the space in between things: collaborating, connecting, merging, questioning - but also a difficult space to own without the right support.

My multi-cultural, multi-faceted, multi-inspirational upbringing means I often find myself occupying the space in between things: collaborating, connecting, merging, questioning - but also a difficult space to own without the right support.

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Developing work-ready young people can begin with a great teacher and plenty of encouragement. Join a programme in your community where your talents and interests can be harnessed to help achieve this aim. I did.

Developing work-ready young people can begin with a great teacher and plenty of encouragement. Join a programme in your community where your talents and interests can be harnessed to help achieve this aim. I did.

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Personal experience is a powerful learning tool. Through each job and activity, kids learn about how society functions, financial literacy, adult professions, team work, independence, self-esteem and real-life skills.
Personal experience is a powerful learning tool. Through each job and activity, kids learn about how society functions, financial literacy, adult professions, team work, independence, self-esteem and real-life skills.

Personal experience is a powerful learning tool. Through each job and activity, kids learn about how society functions, financial literacy, adult professions, team work, independence, self-esteem and real-life skills.

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Each year, the "best and brightest" class graduates through some of the nation's top universities. However, as we all know, the best and brightest have performed poorly in the job market as of late.

Each year, the "best and brightest" class graduates through some of the nation's top universities. However, as we all know, the best and brightest have performed poorly in the job market as of late.

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The Theil Fellowship offers 20 promising students, with a grand idea to change the world or start a new business,$100,000 over 2 years to develop their ideas along with mentors to teach them.http://venturebeat.com/2012/06/12/thiel-fellowship-2012/

The Theil Fellowship offers 20 promising students, with a grand idea to change the world or start a new business,$100,000 over 2 years to develop their ideas along with mentors to teach them.http://venturebeat.com/2012/06/12/thiel-fellowship-2012/

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The Manifesto for the Education Revolution can be found on AERO! Jerry is passionate believer in learner centered educational options. Very much in line with Human Centered Design!

The Manifesto for the Education Revolution can be found on AERO! Jerry is passionate believer in learner centered educational options. Very much in line with Human Centered Design!

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Teaching Biomimicry to Youth will considerably enhance their creativity; observation and exploration skills; design and problem solving ability. It can train them to become a systems thinker or a design thinker.

Teaching Biomimicry to Youth will considerably enhance their creativity; observation and exploration skills; design and problem solving ability. It can train them to become a systems thinker or a design thinker.

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