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This week's education venture startup news



Altus Assessments Inc. - 11 graduate medical education programs pilot a suite of non-cognitive assessments (Feb 12 2021)
“We used Duet to find additional candidates to interview. These candidates had lower step scores so we would have missed...
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    Area9 Lyceum - NEJM Knowledge+ Launches New Covid-19 Vaccine Training Program (Feb 09 2021)
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      Asqot - Commission Tracking Software QuotaPath Partners with Aspireship to Help Launch and Grow SaaS Sales Careers (Feb 09 2021)
      Commission tracking software QuotaPath partners with Aspireship to help launch and grow SaaS sales careers Originally posted by QuotaPath on prnewswire.com PHILADELPHIA and AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — QuotaPath, a commission calculating and quota attainment tracking tool, h...
        Assembled Brands - Assembled Brands and Oaktree Announce the closing of a $50M Facility with Win Brands Group (Feb 10 2021)
        The transaction provides $50 million in capital to the brand holding company, to support Win Brands Group (“Win”) in its pursuit of M&A transactions in the DTC and CPG space. This facility will allow Win, the preeminent consumer product holding company, to scale and further add to its exi...
          Chef Koochooloo - Media and Content Development Internship (Feb 12 2021)
          Media and Content Development Internship We are hiring several Dutch speaking interns. Since we are funded by a grant from the USA government, the interns based in the USA, we can have a stipend for, but the interns based in Europe will be unpaid until we get similar funding in Europe. Summary The M...
            Cloud Academy - New Content: Get Ready for the CISM Cert Exam & Learn About Alibaba, Plus All the AWS, GCP, and Azure Courses You Know You Can Count On (Feb 12 2021)
            This month our team of intrepid certification specialists released five learning paths, seven courses, 19 hands-on labs, and three lab challenges!  One particularly interesting new learning path is Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Foundations. After completing this learning path, yo...
              CodeSignal - An Interviewer’s Checklist for Remote Technical Recruiting (Feb 11 2021)
              When the pandemic hit the US in March 2020, employers across industries had to scramble to shift their recruiting processes to the virtual environment. Now, almost a year later, we’re settling into these processes and many employers are gaining an unexpected insight: remote hiring works.  ...
                CommercialTribe - How Syndigo Standardized on a Common Sales Management Framework and Improved the % of Sellers at Goal (Feb 12 2021)
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                  Core Learning Exchange - New report readies a moonshot at breaking the cycle of low-paying jobs (Feb 11 2021)
                  High school career technical education enters a new age in the Colorado River region Boulder, CO. February 11, 2021. Today, Core Learning Exchange (Core-LX) released a new report outlining the opportunity to prepare today’s students to occupy jobs demanding a more skilled workforce, and in sectors...
                    Defynance - We Were Nominated as a Top Fintech (Financial Technology) Company in Florida by Daily Finance (Feb 08 2021)
                    That’s right! Recently Defynance was recognized as one of the top fintech companies in Florida by Daily Finance! We’re thankful to have been recognized for our hard work to tackle the student debt crisis through out income share agreement refinancing program. And we don’t p...
                      Praxis - Credit Cards: A Primer for Young Adults, Teens, and Parents in 2021 (Feb 11 2021)
                      Let’s talk about credit cards. Hot-button issue alert, right? Everybody has an opinion about them. Some good. Some bad. So how do you figure out what’s right for you? There is no one-size-fits-all answer on this topic. It all comes down to you. Your situation, your goals, your spending habits...
                        Empowerly - How to Find and Apply for Scholarships (Feb 12 2021)
                        Worried about the costs of applying to college? In this article, we have some great tried-and-true tips on how to find and apply for scholarships.
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                          Endovista - How to Find and Apply for Scholarships (Feb 12 2021)
                          Worried about the costs of applying to college? In this article, we have some great tried-and-true tips on how to find and apply for scholarships.
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                            Endovista - Does Demonstrated Interest Increase Chances of Admission? (Feb 10 2021)
                            You've probably looked up all possible ways to stand out. And you're curious: "does demonstrated interest increase my chances of admission?"
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                              Fuel50 - Managing Your Personal Brand: Wendy Dailey (Feb 10 2021)
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                                Synapse - How to Develop Your Training Project Timeline (Feb 12 2021)
                                Training development projects are filled with potential challenges and roadblocks. Even a simple project involving a small update to an existing course can involve multiple stakeholders and a complex approval process. Sticking to deadlines and budgets can be difficult, but establishing a realisti...
                                  Grand Circus - From Teacher to Coder and Back Again: Navigating a Career in Education & Tech with Shanita Scott (Feb 09 2021)
                                  Shanita Scott’s path to Grand Circus was similar to many of our students, which is to say, completely unique and remarkable. She cut her own path through multiple career pivots, ultimately finding a way to combine her passions for education and technology. This journey started with Shanita...
                                    Gravity Diagnostics - From Teacher to Coder and Back Again: Navigating a Career in Education & Tech with Shanita Scott (Feb 09 2021)
                                    Shanita Scott’s path to Grand Circus was similar to many of our students, which is to say, completely unique and remarkable. She cut her own path through multiple career pivots, ultimately finding a way to combine her passions for education and technology. This journey started with Shanita...
                                      Gravity Diagnostics - What does full stack mean? (Feb 09 2021)
                                      We talk to a lot of aspiring developers here at Grand Circus. One of the questions we hear most often is “What do full stack, back end, and front end mean?  Let’s break it down. What’s a “stack”? The term “stack” refers to the layers of languages, frameworks, and tools used to ...
                                        Hone - 5 Ways to Boost Workplace Belonging (Feb 08 2021)
                                        Creating a culture of belonging doesn’t happen overnight. It takes time, training, and patience to make people aware of the intentional and unintentional behaviors that could be singling someone out.
                                          Kenzie Academy - Kenzie News Roundup 2/12/21 (Feb 12 2021)
                                          Tech roles top Indeed’s 50 Best Jobs in America list, we compare UX writing and copywriting, and a Software Engineer tackles the lack of diversity in facial recognition tech. This is your weekly Kenzie news roundup.  Tech tops best jobs …
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                                            Knod - Hello world! (Feb 09 2021)
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                                              Magic Instruments - 6 Best Acoustic Simulator Pedals In 2021 (Mini, Budget & High End) (Feb 08 2021)
                                              Are you tired of traveling around with your acoustic guitar just so you can play that one song in your set that needs it? Maybe you’re looking to reduce the ... 
                                                Mursion - The Next Generation of Business Leadership on Bystander Effect and Microaggressions in the Workplace (Feb 10 2021)
                                                Our 2021 Future of Work Virtual Roundtable Series recently continued with a session presented by Inga Carboni from the College of William and Mary – Raymond A. Mason School of Business. In “The Next Generation of Business Leadership on Bystander Effect and Microaggressions in the Wor...
                                                  Northeast Ohio Medical University - VITALS: Toyin Ajayi on Value-Based Care (Feb 10 2021)
                                                  When Toyin Ajayi, M.D., speaks about health care, it’s with a joyfulness that infuses everything from an anecdote about a [...]
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                                                    PikMyKid - Supporting Families Schooling From Home In Lockdown (Feb 11 2021)
                                                    The global Coronavirus pandemic of 2020, now continuing relentlessly into 2021, has caused many to feel exasperated at best, and at worst, on the verge of mental breakdown. One societal group for whom this virus has caused perhaps the most upheaval, are young families. Working parents who could ...
                                                      Presence (Application Software) - 8 Tips for Helping Students Create and Register New Students Orgs (Feb 12 2021)
                                                      Advising students who want to start a new organization can be as much work as advising an already-established org. Drafting a constitution, recruiting interested students, and brainstorming event ideas are just some of the things that students need to do in order to register a new org. An interest g...
                                                        Rallyware - How the Pandemic Changed Our Perspective on Employee Engagement (Feb 09 2021)
                                                        “It’s 2021 outside of work. What year does it feel like inside of work?” Rallyware interviewed serial entrepreneur, global keynote speaker, industry analyst, and co-founder and CEO of Leapgen, Jason Averbook. Averbook questions why...
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                                                          Script - New Partnership Program for School Organizations (Feb 09 2021)
                                                          One silver lining in the chaos of the last year has been the sincere thanks and appreciation of so many schools and districts. We always planned to help schools increase productivity, cut down on wasted time and resources, and communicate quickly and clearly but we had no idea our product would b...
                                                            Showbie - Track Showbie Usage at your School with Admin Analytics (Feb 09 2021)
                                                            Track Showbie Usage at your School with Admin Analytics In most locations across the world, the COVID-19 pandemic has led to teachers having to reimagine learning like never before. Can you believe it’s been almost an entire year since the initial lockdowns began? For many teachers, it’s been...
                                                              STRIVR - How to build the business case for Virtual Reality (Feb 09 2021)
                                                              Before you can build a business case for VR, it's important to understand the various business applications of Virtual Reality and their benefits. Read more.
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                                                                Stukent - February 2021 Higher Ed Newsletter (Feb 09 2021)
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                                                                  TheDream.US - The PC Weekly: Feb 10, 2021 (Feb 10 2021)
                                                                  Topics: Feedback Needed: Spring 2021 Stoles Distribution Spring Term EVR – Deadline is Feb 28 Scholarship Promotion: Reaching out to National Scholarship Applicants Career Connections: Scholars’ Guide to Launching Your Career Emails sent to Scholars To view the email sent on Feb 10, 2...
                                                                    Thrive Global - Venice Beach Moms 25 years later: an informal case study (Feb 13 2021)
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                                                                      Tilled - Venice Beach Moms 25 years later: an informal case study (Feb 13 2021)
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                                                                        Tilled - You Are Not Screwed (Feb 13 2021)
                                                                        All I could do was try to go to sleep. That was the only thing that would cure my hunger pangs—not the kind of hunger pangs because I didn’t eat in a few hours or had a hard workout but deep, painful pangs because I hadn’t eaten a balanced meal in days.  If you’ve ever […]