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Grad School May Not Be the Best Way to Spend $100,000

Grad School May Not Be the Best Way to Spend $100,000 | Michael Ellsberg | Scoop.it
Three reasons why you shouldn't go back.
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Who Needs College? - Harvard - Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs

Who Needs College? - Harvard - Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs | Michael Ellsberg | Scoop.it
Will higher education the next big bubble to pop? Niall Ferguson, a noted historian and member of the Belfer Center's Board of Directors, thinks so.
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Law Prof Sees Power of Eye Contact in Classroom Observations - American Bar Association Journal

Law Prof Sees Power of Eye Contact in Classroom Observations - American Bar Association Journal | Michael Ellsberg | Scoop.it

Henderson notes that eye contact is also a part of career advice offered at the Big Think by Michael Ellsberg, author of a book called "The Power of Eye Contact: Your Secret for Success in Business, Love and Life." (Ellsberg has also written a book on millionaires.) Ellsberg sees an "eye contact revolution."

 

In job interviews, Ellsberg advocates using a “soft gaze.” In a video at Big Think, he explains: “You don’t have those superman laser things coming out of your eyes where you are really, really intensely focused. It’s just like a soft focus.”

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Idolizing Dropouts: the Real Issues - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Idolizing Dropouts: the Real Issues - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Michael Ellsberg | Scoop.it
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Eye Contact in Therapy Part - Psychology Today

Eye Contact in Therapy Part - Psychology Today | Michael Ellsberg | Scoop.it

I wrote to Michael Ellsberg, author of "The Power of Eye Contact" and founder of Eye Gazing Parties, who generously shared an example of a flooding exercise he calls eye gazing:

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Sean Parker and Peter Thiel Discuss Higher Education With Michael Ellsberg

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How Students Can Take Charge of Their Education - The New York Times

How Students Can Take Charge of Their Education - The New York Times | Michael Ellsberg | Scoop.it

Last month, The Times’s Sunday Review published an Op-Ed article by Michael Ellsberg called “Will Dropouts Save America?” In it, he argued that our school system tends to stifle rather than promote creativity and that students do not learn essential skills and habits of mind needed to start businesses. He said that when it comes to job creation, he puts his faith in college dropouts who become entrepreneurs.

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Can outcome of higher debt be avoided? - The Daily Reckoning

Bill Bonner argues that the consequences of high borrowing cannot be avoided.
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Michael Ellsberg Talks Job Creation, Student Loans, and Getting that College Education - International Business Times

Michael Ellsberg Talks Job Creation, Student Loans, and Getting that College Education - International Business Times | Michael Ellsberg | Scoop.it
Michael Ellsberg IB Times interview....
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Will Dropouts Save America? No - The Huffington Post

Will Dropouts Save America?  No - The Huffington Post | Michael Ellsberg | Scoop.it
There are few things more condescending and destructive than those who have benefited from an expensive and intensive college education arguing that others need not bother about such benefits for themselves.
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Earth to Academia: Student Loan Debt Is Mounting - And It's Unethical - Big Think

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Vartan Gregorian on the Glorification of the College Dropout | TIME Ideas | TIME.com

Vartan Gregorian on the Glorification of the College Dropout | TIME Ideas | TIME.com | Michael Ellsberg | Scoop.it
In the new book The Education of Millionaires, Michael Ellsberg suggests that although “there are many wonderful things you can learn in college,” few of them are transferable to real life.
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Saying No to College

Saying No to College | Michael Ellsberg | Scoop.it
The idea that a college diploma is an all-but-mandatory ticket to a successful career is showing fissures. Risky? Perhaps. But it worked for the founders of Twitter, Tumblr and a little company known as Apple.
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How "The Education of Millionaires" Can Bring Hope to an Ailing Nation - Occupy Student Debt

How "The Education of Millionaires" Can Bring Hope to an Ailing Nation - Occupy Student Debt | Michael Ellsberg | Scoop.it



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Skipping College as the Path to Success in the High-Tech Industry - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Skipping College as the Path to Success in the High-Tech Industry - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Michael Ellsberg | Scoop.it
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Why and how education needs to evolve - Digital Trends

Why and how education needs to evolve - Digital Trends | Michael Ellsberg | Scoop.it
Read 'Why and how education needs to evolve ' on Digital Trends. In an age where information is at our fingertips and student loans are threatening to...
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Are College Degrees Hindering Innovation? This Author Thinks So - The Blaze

Are College Degrees Hindering Innovation? This Author Thinks So - The Blaze | Michael Ellsberg | Scoop.it
"Mom, Dad, I'm dropping out of college." These words are probably a parental nightmare.
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The Education Of Millionaires - Mixergy

The Education Of Millionaires - Mixergy | Michael Ellsberg | Scoop.it
How do you earn money doing meaningful work that you love? Michael Ellsberg is a professional author whose latest book is The Education of Millionaires: It's Not What You Think and It's Not Too Late.
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How College Has Killed Wealth Creation - Whiskey & Gunpowder

College is not necessary for most people. It never was.
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Why I Should Be a Failure (And My Real Education) - The Nate Green Experience

Why I Should Be a Failure (And My Real Education) - The Nate Green Experience | Michael Ellsberg | Scoop.it
Education can happen anywhere as long as you look for it.
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Will Dropouts Save America? - New York Times

Will Dropouts Save America? - New York Times | Michael Ellsberg | Scoop.it
Collecting diplomas won’t create jobs, starting businesses will.
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