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San Francisco Entrepreneur Advises Students To Find Accomplished Mentors

Natalia Burina is the co-founder of Parable, a visual story telling platform for the iPhone and shortly, the iPad.

12/15/2014

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Volunteering Is Essential To Prepare For A Nursing Career In San Francisco

Marion Upton, a vocational nursing instructor at Carrington College spent several years as a registered nurse before becoming an educator, and gives advice from both sides of the profession.

12/15/2014

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Curiosity Is Necessary To Succeed In San Francisco Information Security Field

Elias Manousos, CEO of San Francisco-based RiskIQ, leads a team whose services are used by eight of the 10 largest financial institutions in America, and five of the nine world’s leading internet companies.

12/15/2014

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Novato Schools Closing For 2 Days Due To Upcoming Storm

All schools in the Novato School District will be closed on Thursday due to the upcoming storm, a school official said.

12/10/2014

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Chief Nursing Officer Advises San Francisco Students ‘To Be Open To Everything’

Nancy Lee, Chief Nursing Officer of the world-renowned Stanford Health Care, cautions nursing graduates not to be locked into a concrete career path.

12/08/2014

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Career Path Based On Three Things, Says San Francisco Marketing Executive

San Francisco students thinking of a career in business management can learn valuable lessons from award-wining tech executive Sonita Lontoh.

12/08/2014

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Analysts, Marketing Specialists Among Fastest Occupations In San Francisco

The California Employment Development Department forecasts an increase of more than 55 percent in the market research analyst and marketing specialist industry job market.

12/08/2014

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3 Months After Opening, Classrooms At Corte Madera School Flooded By Storm

Wednesday’s heavy downpour flooded six out of the 16 classrooms at The Cove School in Corte Madera. As workers dry out the evacuated classrooms, the district is preparing for Friday night’s storm to prevent further water damage.

12/05/2014

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Could Your Next Tweet Hurt Your Chances Of Getting Into College?

Your child’s next tweet or Facebook post could be hurting their chances of getting into college. No longer are grades, test scores and self essays the only measure of whether an applicant gets accepted or not.

12/05/2014

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Orinda School District Apologizes For Investigating Residency Of 2nd Grade Student

The Orinda Union School District has issued an apology regarding what district officials called an “upsetting” investigation into the residency of one of its students and pledged to improve communication in future residency cases.

12/04/2014

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