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How To Write A Business Plan From Scratch

How To Write A Business Plan From Scratch

The Success Bug TeamJuly 17, 2020
This was originally published on The Success Bug website by The Success Bug Team. Writing a business plan for the first time can be daunting and confusing. Why should I write
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Quandary of being international

Quandary of being international

Kaizhao Zero LinJuly 9, 2020
SEVP’s modified exemptions hurt international students’ lives and careers By: Kaizhao Zero Lin It was late Monday night, and I decided to look at my WeChat Moment (like Facebook)  for
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Revolutionizing The Medical Device Industry- W/ Alec & Quinn

Revolutionizing The Medical Device Industry- W/ Alec & Quinn

The Success Bug TeamJuly 9, 2020
This was originally published on The Success Bug website by The Success Bug Team. WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW ALEC AND QUINN For our seventh interview, we had on Alec Gillinder
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Systemic Malfunction – A Design Problem

Systemic Malfunction – A Design Problem

ZULUECHO InitiativeJuly 1, 2020
This was originally published on ZULUECHO INITIATIVE on June 27th, 2020. “It’s a systemic issue”… I think we’ve all heard this a lot recently. I have to admit, I did
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5 Ways to Make Money Online with Startup Ideas

5 Ways to Make Money Online with Startup Ideas

The Success Bug TeamJune 24, 2020
This was originally published on The Success Bug website by Ashlyn Rosario. Click here to subscribe to The Success Bug. Many people would love the opportunity to make some extra
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Keys to Sales Success for Jumpstarting Your Career

Keys to Sales Success for Jumpstarting Your Career

Sean MurphyJune 24, 2020
This was originally published on The Success Bug website by Sean Murphy, ’19 VPA CRS. Click here to subscribe to The Success Bug. Sales. You either love it or hate
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Recap #4 – How Languages Affect Systems

Recap #4 – How Languages Affect Systems

Chris GuimarinJune 16, 2020
This was originally published by Chris Guimarin on June 16th, 2020. Subscribe to his weekly collection of thoughts here! Analyzing concepts and systems through different languages creates a deeper understanding
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Here’s Why Covid-19 Will Inspire New Entrepreneurs

Here’s Why Covid-19 Will Inspire New Entrepreneurs

Sean MurphyJune 10, 2020
This was originally published on The Success Bug website by Sean Murphy, ’19 VPA CRS. Click here to subscribe to The Success Bug. In February 2020, the U.S. unemployment dropped
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Recap #3 What is Design Thinking?

Recap #3 What is Design Thinking?

Chris GuimarinJune 10, 2020
This was originally published by Chris Guimarin on June 9th, 2020. Subscribe to his weekly collection of thoughts here! What problems can design help to solve, and when is it
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#1 Advice for an Incoming College Student: Get Involved.

#1 Advice for an Incoming College Student: Get Involved.

Emily PearsonJune 10, 2020
By Emily Pearson Going to college can be one of the scariest things one might do in their early adult years. It is a time for new opportunities and new
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Recap #2: Black Lives Matter ✊? ✊? ✊?

Recap #2: Black Lives Matter ✊? ✊? ✊?

Chris GuimarinJune 2, 2020
This was originally published by Chris Guimarin on June 2nd, 2020. Subscribe to his weekly collection of thoughts here! A look at the systems involved, Blackout Tuesday, and how to
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Recap #1: Audience-First Products, Quibi, Roam and It’s About Damn Time!

Recap #1: Audience-First Products, Quibi, Roam and It’s About Damn Time!

Chris GuimarinMay 26, 2020
This was originally published by Chris Guimarin on May 25th, 2020. Subscribe to his weekly collection of thoughts here! ? A weekly collection of thoughts and links from the past
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