Posts Tagged: technology

Higher Education: Growing in cost and options

Recently, MSNBC analyzed the U.S. education industry in their reporting.  They took a look at the higher education sector and reported the following statistics: U.S. higher education ranks 12th out of 37 countries for graduation; 18.4 million students are enrolled in U.S. undergraduate programs; 21.5 million students are enrolled in U.S. post-secondary programs; Approximately 59%…
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Where’s The Job Growth In Tech?

As technology advances and continues to impact the way almost every industry does business, Network World analyzed data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine the top geographies for highest technology job growth.  Below is the ranking and a few thoughts as to why the top five geographies are experiencing tech job…
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The New CIO

In recent years, the role of the Chief Information Officer has evolved tremendously — with the amount of information each company collects and must manage.  We caught up with Venture Partner Alan Ying to discuss some data points from the infographic below. What’s the most significant change you’ve seen in the CIO role?   AY:…
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If You Build It, Will They Come?

The discussion surrounding what it takes to create an innovation hub / field of dreams, where entrepreneurs will flock and startups will be created and grow, has been ongoing within the innovation ecosystem.  We’ve written about it here and here. The Kauffman Foundation recently published a paper comparing and ranking performance in U.S. metro locations,…
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