Education

5 Tools for Managing Your Student Loans

5 Tools for Managing Your Student Loans

More Americans than ever are struggling with student loan debt. Currently, they owe over $1.3 trillion (yes, trillion with a “t”!) in student loan debt, spread out over 44 million borrowers.
How Unlearning Makes You Smarter

How Unlearning Makes You Smarter

Unlearning. We could all use a bit more of it. We spend so much time obsessed with acquiring new knowledge that we don’t realize a lot of not-so-useful knowledge also finds its way into our heads.
Banking on Women and Girls

Banking on Women and Girls

I come from a long line of risk-takers, which is ironic since my family was in the business of managing risk: banking. My great-grandfather came to America when he was 21 years old to build a better life…

Amazing Education for Poor Children

Amazing Education for Poor Children

“To care for yourself, you need first to care for others ,  so that you feel valued,” a teenage girl reports in front of her class, reading from notes.

Jordan Shapiro

“What about accepting your strengths…

Is Grad School Worth It? How to Do the Math

Is Grad School Worth It? How to Do the Math

If you’re on the fence about grad school, doing the math can give you clarity, no matter your life stage. Whether you’re a student thinking about continuing school after undergrad, looking to advance in your current…