Hi! I'm Dane Carlson, and welcome to the Business Opportunities Weblog. I've been publishing this website, by myself, and sometimes with the help of others for over twelve years now. You'll notice two things about this site right away:
I don’t think I am overstating the qualifications of many of my fellow academics in the humanities to say that any one of them could provide, singlehandedly, a first-rate first-year college education in the liberal arts.
Getting a kid off to college later this summer?
The following is a guest post by Jemima Lopez.
Only five of the top 30 occupations expected to create the most jobs by 2020 require a college degree or more (nursing, post-secondary teachers, elementary school teachers, accountants and physicians), and ten of the fastest growing occupations don’t even require a high school diploma.
While students at other colleges cram into shoebox-size dorm rooms, Ms.
The site, NoteUtopia.com, which was launched in August, is intended to function as an online community, a place to network, discuss courses and rate professors.
With thousands of students returning to Iowa City for another semester of classes, one new business aims to help those students as they leave home and their parents.
Still, many parents see business ownership as a better bet for their kids’ future than a graduate degree.