When people ask me who can benefit from the UnCollege Gap Year program, I give them one simple answer – young adults who are willing to be proactive in pursuing their interests and curiosities. They don't have to be an extrovert or a natural self-st...Read More
So you decided that you want to take a gap year, time off from school, or deepen your educational journey while still attending classes. Wherever you are in your journey, I want to share with you how I made the world my classroom and how you can too...Read More
The transition from the safe academic bubble to the professional world is a tough one. In fact, so is jumping from one job to the next. Luckily, our friend, Eric Jorgenson, has made his latest edition of Evergreen a deep exploration into how to make ...Read More
There’s been an explosion of school-like learning programs in the past few years. Programming bootcamps are trendy. Entrepreneurship programs are everywhere. What is hard to find outside of the college system, however, are learning bootcamp for peop...Read More
I can’t explain the adrenaline rush I experienced while airborne, 15 minutes away from landing in Tokyo. It was the first time I had been outside of the US by myself and the first time in my life that I would be away from home for more than a few m...Read More
So, you’ve graduated from college—or high school—and you’re about to enter the big bad workforce. You’ve heard the dark tales of unemployment rates and years spent living in parents’ basements; even if you’re confident in your abilities, you’re a li...Read More
The following is a guest post by the cofounder of Labster, Michael Bodekaer.
When Jane McGonigal stepped on stage in 2010 to give her now famous TED talk, “Gaming Can Make A Better World,” the idea of using video games for anything other than entert...Read More