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Lawrence Lessig on Overturning Citizens United

(0) Comments | Posted February 5, 2016 | 5:03 PM

These Questions originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.

Answers by Lawrence Lessig, Roy L. Furman Professor of Law and Leadership at Harvard Law School, on Quora.

Q: What would...

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What One Woman Learned About Life From Her Cancer Diagnosis

(1) Comments | Posted February 4, 2016 | 2:23 PM

What do people learn about life after being diagnosed with cancer? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.

Answer by Katherine Killoran, M.D., physician, cancer survivor, on Quora.

I found the...

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Andrew Ng, Chief Scientist at Baidu, Explains the Future of Work

(1) Comments | Posted February 4, 2016 | 2:12 PM

How will work and jobs change over the next 10-20 years? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.

Answer by Andrew Ng, Chief Scientist at Baidu; Chairman/Co-Founder of Coursera; Stanford faculty, on...

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Five Key Factors For Succeeding At Your First Post College Job

(0) Comments | Posted February 3, 2016 | 3:06 PM

What is the best advice that can prevent people from screwing up their first job out of college? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.

Answer by Patrick Mathieson, venture investor at...

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Creative Director at TVF Explains What Makes YouTube Video Go Viral

(0) Comments | Posted February 3, 2016 | 2:59 PM

These Questions originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.

Answers by Biswapati Sarkar, Writer, Permanent Roommates and Pitchers; Creative Director at TVF, on Quora.

Q: What is your creative process?...

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What's Next In Computer Science

(0) Comments | Posted February 3, 2016 | 2:53 PM

These Questions originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.

Answers by Pedro Domingos, Professor at the University of Washington and author of The Master Algorithm, on Quora.

Q: What do...

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How to Respond to "How Will We Use What We Learn In School In The Real World?"

(0) Comments | Posted February 2, 2016 | 12:30 PM


What is the best way to answer a student who says, "Why are we learning this? We are never going to use geometry or Shakespeare in the real world"?
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Managing Mental Illness and Depression

(1) Comments | Posted February 2, 2016 | 12:25 PM

These Questions originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.

Answers by Paul Gilmartin, former TV Host, current host of the Mental Illness Happy Hour podcast, on Quora.

Q: What's the...

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The Reason Most Web Startups Fail

(0) Comments | Posted February 1, 2016 | 12:45 PM

Where do most web startups fail? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.

Answer by Auren Hoffman, former LiveRamp CEO, Chairman of Siftery, on Quora.

Most of the start-ups that actually...

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How Caltrain is Preparing for the Super Bowl and Other Fun Facts

(0) Comments | Posted February 1, 2016 | 12:40 PM

These Questions originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.

Answers by Caltrain, commuter rail system serving the Bay Area between San Francisco, San Jose and Gilroy, on Quora.

Q:

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How To Create An Effective Design Team

(0) Comments | Posted January 29, 2016 | 12:04 PM

These questions originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question.

Answers by Rebekah Cox, Mentor, Quora Advisor, Silicon Valley Commentator, Former Product Designer, on Quora.

Q: Rebekah Cox's answer to Where do badly set up design teams typically sink time...

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The Importance of Economists in Technology Companies

(1) Comments | Posted January 29, 2016 | 12:01 PM

Why do technology companies hire economists, and what is their contribution? What kinds of problems do they work on? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.

Answer by Susan Athey, Economics of Technology...

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Author of the Best Selling "Magicians" Trilogy Talks About His Writing Process

(0) Comments | Posted January 29, 2016 | 11:58 AM

These Questions originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.

Answers by Lev Grossman, author of the bestselling Magicians trilogy and journalist at Time magazine, on Quora.

Q: It seems like...

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This Is What Every Aspiring Screenwriter Should Learn From Steven Spielberg and 'Bridge of Spies' Screenwriter Matt Charman

(0) Comments | Posted January 28, 2016 | 4:34 PM

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Answers by Matt Charman, Screenwriter, Bridge of Spies (Academy Award nominee, Best Original Screenplay), on Quora.

Q: What did Steven Spielberg...

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'Bridge of Spies' Screenwriter Matt Charman Reveals the First Rule of Screenwriting

(0) Comments | Posted January 28, 2016 | 4:04 PM

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Answers by Matt Charman, Screenwriter, Bridge of Spies (Academy Award nominee, Best Original Screenplay), on Quora.

Q: How did you teach...

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Insider Reveals What Investors Look for in Startups

(1) Comments | Posted January 28, 2016 | 3:21 PM

These Questions originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.

Answers by Josh Kopelman, Managing Director, First Round Capital, on Quora.

Q: What do you look for in a founding team?

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What It's Really Like to Win a Beauty Pageant

(0) Comments | Posted January 27, 2016 | 3:14 PM

This question originally appeared on Quora , the knowledge-sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights. You can follow Quora on Twitter, Facebook, and Google Plus.

Answer by Bianca Peters, Miss Malibu 2010.

In 2010, I won the Miss Malibu...

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How To Overcome Stage Fright

(0) Comments | Posted January 27, 2016 | 3:08 PM

How do you overcome stagefright? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.

Answer by Nelson Wang, Entrepreneur, Writer, 10 Years in Technology and Founder of CEO Lifestyle, on Quora.
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Angel Investor Jason McCabe Calacanis Explains Why Large Angel Funds Exist

(0) Comments | Posted January 27, 2016 | 2:56 PM

These Questions originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.

Answers by Jason McCabe Calacanis, Angel investor (Uber, Thumbtack, Wealthfront); Founder: Engadget, Inside, LAUNCH, on Quora.

Q: Why do large angel...

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What The Trademark Ruling On The Washington Redskins Means For Business

(0) Comments | Posted January 26, 2016 | 3:23 PM

What does the D.C. federal court's trademark law ruling on the Washington Redskins' name mean for business in general? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.

Answer by Alex Butterman, trademark attorney...

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