The 3 Things College Taught Me About Being An Entrepreneur

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For many reasons, college is a unique opportunity for young adults.  It not only provides a rare ecosystem where students can learn new skills but also allows for experiences they might not have had access to otherwise.

Yet, as an entrepreneur, college is sometimes undervalued.  Many people believe the standard courses and majors included in a college curriculum have little or no relevance for entrepreneurs and that aspiring founders are better off jumping into the real world and starting businesses. For this reason, hundreds of entrepreneurs drop out of college each year.

However, if done correctly, the college experience can be a very beneficial time for entrepreneurs, and can provide opportunities to learn and grow. First publish and continues on entrepreneur.com