The Adjacent Possible

The idea behind a business is often the single most important factor that contributes to a founder’s ability to launch, gain momentum, and grow a business without losing steam and fizzling out. So what’s a founder to do when they’re having trouble coming up with the perfect idea for a business? Consider the “adjacent possible.” …

The State of Financial Literacy Education Today

From our friends at the Newseum Institute: The Newseum Institute will host a special panel discussion on the state of financial literacy education, following a news conference at which major consumer groups and child advocacy experts will announce their endorsement of FoolProof, a new consumer life skills resource for teachers. The groups and experts will endorse …

Accounting Seminar: Perspectives on a Changing Profession

From our friends at the MSCPA: “Perspectives on a Changing Profession” Luncheon Barry Melancon, President and CEO of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants recently visited Boston and delivered a presentation about the dramatic changes expected to impact the accounting profession brought about by Robotics, Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain technology. The MSCPA would like …

Scholarship Opportunity for Female High School Seniors

From our friends at Junior Achievement: The Office of Condoleezza Rice is accepting applications through January 31, 2018 for the KPMG Future Leaders Program Class of 2018. They will select deserving high school female seniors from around the country to participate in the program and receive a college scholarship, attend a leadership retreat and be paired with a year-long mentor. …

The National Business Honor Society

The National Business Honor Society (NBHS) is an academic honor society which helps to recognize business students at the high school level.  Requirements are as follows: Student must be in their junior or senior year Must have taken at least 3 courses (or is completing their third), who maintains a minimum 3.5 GPA with a …

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