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I’m a successful video game entrepreneur. But I can’t get an employment visa to stay in the US civic

May 20, 2015 10:30 am

I’m a successful video game entrepreneur. But I can’t get an employment visa to stay in the US

Drexel graduate Arad Malhotra turned down top-paying tech jobs (and a chance at a H1B Employment Visa) to start his own video game company. With federal immigration reform legislation stalling, he will soon have to go back home to India.
3 reasons why more entrepreneurs should run for office: NJ mayor civic

Nov. 21, 2014 7:01 am

3 reasons why more entrepreneurs should run for office: NJ mayor

Alex Torpey, mayor of South Orange, N.J., thinks local government could be a hotbed of tech-driven innovation. It's just a matter of attracting the right talent.
Demand for data skills: Is higher education missing the mark? dev

Apr. 22, 2014 9:30 am

Demand for data skills: Is higher education missing the mark?

According to Gartner, big data will create 4.4 million jobs by 2015. However they note that there simply aren't enough data-savvy applicants to go around and only one-third of these jobs will be filled.
5 reasons why working at a tech startup has been a rewarding life experience business

Feb. 12, 2014 9:30 am

5 reasons why working at a tech startup has been a rewarding life experience

Working for a young business that is developing a business model is a challenging and rewarding life experience. Now is the time to get involved. Here are five reasons why.
1 in 3 adults uses the same password for every website [INFOGRAPHIC] civic

Dec. 30, 2013 9:30 am

1 in 3 adults uses the same password for every website [INFOGRAPHIC]

Use the same password for multiple site, like three-quarters of American adults? Question how frequently you should change them? Give this infographic a look and it might change your mind.
Bring your own device to the classroom: challenges and opportunities business

Dec. 23, 2013 9:30 am

Bring your own device to the classroom: challenges and opportunities

More than half of U.S. adults have smartphone and a third have tablets. As advanced computing gets into the hands of more Americans, the utility in the workplace has given way to the bring your own device movement.
91% of us have cell phones, just half are smartphones: what’s your text message strategy? business

Nov. 4, 2013 9:30 am

91% of us have cell phones, just half are smartphones: what’s your text message strategy?

The more empirical reason for why a business’s mobile communication shouldn’t be exclusive to apps is because their customers’ mobile communications aren’t exclusive to apps.
5 most popular college degrees for entrepreneurs access

Jun. 16, 2013 8:30 am

5 most popular college degrees for entrepreneurs

You can track the most popular college degrees for Fortune 500 CEOs and entry level hires, but it’s worth also looking at those that seem most suited for entrepreneurs.
Apply to have your startup in the SXSW V2Venture pitch competition business

May 14, 2013 8:30 am

Apply to have your startup in the SXSW V2Venture pitch competition

This is a two-day pitch event geared to take innovative startups through a fast-paced review and rehearsal process before unleashing them on a live audience and panel of judges that will include reps from the Venture Capitalist / Angel community as well as industry experts in Las Vegas, Aug. 13-14.

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