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Posted: Jul 31, 2015
YourStory.com

Startup investing: The problem with 'traction'
YourStory.com
The others have failed because their competitors got “funded” because they had more “traction”, and this has created a whole bunch of luckless entrepreneurs who have failed in a race to nowhere. Things may soon look up, once investors and entrepreneurs ...

Posted: Jul 30, 2015
Bisnow

Law Firm Leader Roundtable: Part 1
Bisnow
I feel like we're on this race to nowhere with the rankings and profits per partner metrics. Transparency is a good thing but it's been destabilizing. There's an insatiable desire for more money. It puts tremendous pressure on law firms to deliver ...

Posted: Jul 29, 2015
Gearing up for the great college search
New Jersey Jewish News
After years of preparation and immersion in the local culture, my son has arrived at the sacred rite of passage known as Junior Year. We have armed ourselves with a viewing and discussion of Race to Nowhere, Vicki Abeles and Jessica Congdon's 2010 film ...

Posted: Jul 13, 2015
Yahoo News

Natural Makeup Pioneer Jane Iredale: Don't Try to Fit Yourself into a Mold
Yahoo News
England-born Jane Iredale moved to the United States as a young woman before attending NYU and later, a graduate program at SUNY Albany. The president and founder of Jane Iredale cosmetics began her career in the entertainment industry, working first ...

Posted: Jul 13, 2015
Salaries, bonuses for Glen Rock school administrators approved
NorthJersey.com
The second was the organization of a speaker bureau producing three sessions for parents and the community addressing the "Race to Nowhere: Journey to Somewhere" initiative. It also included the scheduling of three "Super Sessions" - informal ...

Posted: Jul 9, 2015
Business Insider

The four cultural shifts that led to the rise of the helicopter parent
Business Insider
... school, as was illuminated in the 2003 book "Doing School: How We Are Creating a Generation of Stressed Out, Materialistic, and Miseducated Students" written by Stanford School of Education lecturer Dr. Denise Pope, and the 2010 film Race to Nowhere.

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Posted: Jul 7, 2015
Chicago Tribune

Rutter: Can Carmel Catholic HS rationally explain Rick Santorum to students?
Chicago Tribune
In his current race to nowhere, Santorum forgot that when he talks all crazy to GOP primary voters, other people can hear, too. When Pope Francis revealed a pending encyclical that would make conquering global climate change a moral tenet of the ...

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Posted: Jun 18, 2015
TAPinto.net

Pamela Chirls Seeking Second Term on the Livingston Board of Education
TAPinto.net
She created programs with bestselling authors like Rachel Simmons and Wendy Mogel; informational programs with highly-regarded psychologists like Maurice Elias and Matt Bellace; and film screenings like Race to Nowhere, which fostered discussions ...

Posted: Jun 18, 2015
TAPinto.net

Pamela Chirls Seeking Second Term on the Livingston Board of Education
TAPinto.net
She created programs with bestselling authors like Rachel Simmons and Wendy Mogel; informational programs with highly-regarded psychologists like Maurice Elias and Matt Bellace; and film screenings like Race to Nowhere, which fostered discussions ...

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Posted: Jun 18, 2015
TAPinto.net

Pamela Chirls Seeking Second Term on the Livingston Board of Education
TAPinto.net
She created programs with bestselling authors like Rachel Simmons and Wendy Mogel; informational programs with highly-regarded psychologists like Maurice Elias and Matt Bellace; and film screenings like Race to Nowhere, which fostered discussions ...

and more »