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Teams of all ages, genders, backgrounds, and places develop BRAND NEW ideas in a weekend invent-a-thon. 48 hours to plan, prototype and pitch an idea for prizes and licensing potential.

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The youngest self-made billionaire on Earth says his success is less about his own brilliance and more about his employees — and luck (via Business Insider)

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John Collison, a 27-year-old originally from Ireland, is the world’s youngest self-made billionaire, worth an estimated $1 billion. He and his brother, Patrick, are the cofounders of Stripe, a $9.2…

An Astronaut Reflects on Sally Ride’s Legacy for Women in STEM (via Smithsonian)

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Ride encouraged girls to embrace science and engineering, helping democratize space for all. But more work is needed Read More: Smithsonian

You Have 7 Seconds to Make a First Impression: Here’s How to Succeed (via Forbes)

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Every entrepreneur knows that first impressions are important, but you may not know just how little time you have to actually make one. Read More: Forbes

Alibaba doubles down on their ‘New Retail’ philosophy, arming mom-and-pops with AI (via The Hustle)

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Alibaba is leading the charge in revolutionizing the retail industry, and if the Western Hemisphere isn’€™t careful, it might miss the boat entirely. Read More: The Hustle

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