By: Published May 20, 2020 When you hear the word “entrepreneurship,” you may think of white collar professions at large corporations or tech companies. If so, you’re missing more than half the equation. The boundaries of entrepreneurship do not exist, and blue collar entrepreneurship can be quite lucrative. Blue collar entrepreneurship …
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By: Published April 13, 2020 As we enter the downturn driven by Covid-19 (may it be very short!), I’ve been struck by notices from governors and mayors outlining the “essential” positions that can continue working because of their necessity for society’s functioning. Many of these positions are blue-collar and that …
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By: Published February 10, 2020 You may know this story: college enrollment has risen since 2000, reaching 16.9 million students in 2016. To parents, guidance counselors, and college grads it’s the only pathway to modern career success or social respectability. But did you know that trade school participation has increased over …
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By: Published January 28, 2020 So proud to announce that entries to the Blue Collar Cash contest were so good that I decided one winner wasn’t enough. Instead, I chose three! I wanted this money to really transform lives and when I saw the number of excellent submissions I thought …
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