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Find the Right College to Be an Entrepreneur [U.S. News & World Report]

Many of today’s college graduates won’t spend adulthood working in an established company and following ​a well-traveled professional path to success. They will forgo tradition and join the startup community​, according to a recent report from the Kauffman Foundation, which supports entrepreneurship and innovative approaches to problem solving.

The study’s authors found that in 2014, 33 percent of new entrepreneurs were college graduates, up from 23.7 percent in 1996.​

A number of undergrads start working on new ventures and participating ​in business competitions​ while simultaneously earning ​their bachelor’s degrees, which requires a certain kind of passion and focus. ​

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Gresham Harkless Jr.

Gresham Harkless is a Media Consultant for Blue 16 Media and the Blogger-in-Chief for CEO Blog Nation. CEO Blog Nation is a community of blogs for entrepreneurs and business owners. Started in much the same way as most small businesses, CEO Blog Nation captures the essence of entrepreneurship by allowing entrepreneurs and business owners to have a voice. CEO Blog Nation provides news, information, events and even startup business tips for entrepreneurs, startups and business owners to succeed.

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