4 Ways Building a Company Taught Me More Than College Could

I’m not ashamed to say that I didn’t attend college. Culturally, being Indian, it’s quite strange to hear that. I was very close to attending, and had my opportunity at Gravity4 not come along (...


The #1 Reason Most 20-Somethings Get Stuck

I can remember, just a few short years ago, when I would have done ANYTHING to get “unstuck”. I had “played the game” just like I’d been told. Went to school, picked a ma...


Where vs. If: Changing The Way We Look At College

More than once this past summer I found myself wondering: “What’s wrong with me?”  While my friends excitedly discussed their dream schools and the fears of rejection, I was struggling with a f...


4 Reasons Choosing Startup Life Over College is Totally Worth It

In 2011, I wrote a post called “Why I Didn’t Get A Real Job” that got a lot of attention. Admittedly, it was a childish reaction to a relative’s assertion that I needed to go get a “real job...


An Open Letter to College Students: Participate in Your Own Becoming

Tick, tick, tick… The seconds went by as I tried to answer the final exam’s last question in my first year of university. Unlike most of my peers though, the question I had wasn’t on the test pa...


Five Reasons You Should Reconnect with Your Old Professors

At some point, everybody has had a professor who clearly didn’t give two sh*ts about teaching. Whether these “educators” were primarily focused on research or they were simply burnt out on pensi...


Should You Start College or Startup: Perspectives from Two CEOs

The debate about whether hopeful entrepreneurs should start college or startup has been alive and well for many years. There are countless examples of successful entrepreneurs – Richard Branson, Ste...


Top 10 Reasons to Startup in College

Starting a business is not easy. Having resources at your disposal is invaluable, and one of the best places to get those resources is in college. With a lot of attention being brought to whether or n...


School Is Not Necessarily Education

Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow. —Anthony J. D’Angelo, entrepreneur, education trailblazer. When I arrived at Morehouse College, I was focused on doing well...


10 Reasons to Become a Collegiate Entrepreneur

Stating your own business has become not only easier over the past several decades, it has become a popular choice for college students and for the general public. There are many benefits of starting ...