Category Archives: Education

13 Tips for Jobless Grads on Surviving the Basement Years

13 Tips for Jobless Grads on Surviving the Basement Years I feel the one of the toughest times in a young person’s life is the period between the point they graduate up until they land that first “real” job (i.e. a … Continue reading

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Khan Academy: The Future of Education?

Recent postings have questioned whether college is a lousy investment and predicting that college would be free in ten years .   Along this topic, I feel Khan Academy is one of the coolest websites today.   Khan Academy offers online courses … Continue reading

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Why College May Be Totally Free Within 10 Years

Why College May Be Totally Free Within 10 Years After a prior posting discussing “Is College a Lousy Investment” I thought this related to that and was interesting.  Some will look at this as a positive and some will say this … Continue reading

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Is College a Lousy Investment?

Is College a Lousy Investment? One of the more disconcerting consequences of the recent economic turmoil has been how it forces us to question things that previously seemed sacrosanct. Fortunately for us Canadians, tuition rates here are far less onerous … Continue reading

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