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Dec 25, 2013 #KevinsDailyReads

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Merry Christmas everyone. Stay warm, drink that eggnog and be very merry 🙂 Here are some fun Christmas reads. Christmas is one of the quietest days of the year – economically; NASDAQ, NYSE, Wal-Mart and other giants take the day off; fun fact – holiday sales rep 40% / $600Bn of all…

Dec 24, 2013 #KevinsDailyReads

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Happy Tuesday/Merry Christmas Eve everyone! One day till the big “jolly” holiday. As always, I really appreciate the feedback and if there are any particular kinds of articles you want to see more of (or less of), feel free to just tell me. Here’s material (http://bit.ly/1bomOMf) for those family conversations….

Dec 23, 2013 #KevinsDailyReads

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Happy monday everyone – for those on vacation, hope you’re getting a great start to another well-rested week. For those who are working, keep it up – it’s worth it! and here are some reads for when you’re procrastinating. Let’s revisit fiasco over minimum wage – on one hand, current…

Dec 21, 2013 #KevinsDailyReads (“Weekend Edition”)

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Good morning world! We’re almost at Christmas and this is how Apple wants us to celebrate it (it’s cute, I promise; http://bit.ly/18Gg819). And here are this weekend’s reads: The NSA-RSA fiasco fully explained – a tale of when biz cultures change; NSA paid co $10M to turn a blind eye (the…

RE: What’s up with MOOCs?

On December 20, 2013, Posted by , in Critique, Education, startups, tags , , , , , With No Comments

Got asked a few questions about the NYT article “After Setbacks, Online Courses Are Rethought” (http://buff.ly/1et8v0z) so I wrote down my notes. Would love to hear some of your thoughts too. Here are mine: 1. MOOCs are here to stay. A lot of investor money has been poured into it and many…

Dec 20, 2013 #KevinsDailyReads

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It really just occurred to me today that Chrismas is right around the corner. Jus remember it could be offensive to wish someone “Happy Holidays” (http://bit.ly/1bUWSLn). Here’s today’s reads. My fav #hedgefund SAC Capital’s latest update – another exec convicted (Steinberg, 41); Long-form exposĂ© on what’s been happening with the…

Dec 19, 2013 #KevinsDailyReads

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#KevinsDailyReads is back! Finals are over and now I have all the time in the world to spam you all with some good reads everyday. Hope you’re doing well during these winter months :] Big news in biztech today – Zuckerberg is selling a ton of FB shares (http://reut.rs/JG1PxX) but…

Dec 13, 2013 #KevinsDailyReads

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It’s been a long week. Happy Friday. See you on Sunday for #KevinsDailyReads Weekend Edition Photo of the Day: my good friend Penelope is currently in Netherlands doing research; she put together this beautiful mini-photo book (http://bit.ly/1kDPcz5 & http://bit.ly/1bzrr5G); The big white (elephant?) Ghost in the room – Snapchat; co secured…

Dec 12, 2013 #KevinsDailyReads

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Apologies about yesterday – was cramming a whole semester’s worth of mergers law (DONE http://bit.ly/1cpLftw). My head is now filled with one too many tax related facts than I would like. Here’s some news to deal with Thursday; When Samsung tells you to hush, you post it on YouTube (http://bit.ly/1e4VSst);…

Dec 10, 2013 #KevinsDailyReads

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Photo of the Day: Boris’ pending lawsuit against AE (http://bit.ly/JbvLSZ); he previously found (http://bit.ly/JbwnYQ) in his sock. Kremlin cracks liquidates biggest news outlet – another interesting post by Buzzfeed (http://ift.tt/1iQsSqi); NSA apparently had agents undercover on … World of Warcraft; did they uncover anything? Nope (http://onforb.es/1jFDiXC); Re: Gender reversal on…