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1. How to Get a Liquor License

By Jason Rueger

Digest: Small Business
Curator: Marc Prosser

If you want to sell alcohol in your restaurant, bar, or even just as a retailer, you are going to need a liquor license. So, you just need to fill out an online application, pay a fee, and you are good to go, right? Wrong. In fact, getting a liquor license is actually a pretty complicated process. We will walk you through what that process looks like, give you the information you need to find out if there are liquor licenses still available in your area, and help you prepare yourself for the liquor licensing process. Read More

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2. How To Help Kids In Poverty Adjust To The Stability Of School After Break

By Meg Anderson

Digest: Education
Curators: Aurelio Jimenez Romero, Vicky Guo, Deborah Chang

A little belated, but for educators working with low-income children, something to be mindful of:

“…for students whose families are struggling in poverty, time away from school isn’t an exciting blip on an otherwise calm school year. For them, it can be a crippling time of insecurity when it comes to food and shelter.” Read More

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3. Why media titans would be wise not to overlook Netflix

By Farhad Manjoo

Digest: Product
Curators: Sophie-Charlotte Moatti, Reza Ladchartabi

Article by NYT about Netflix’s transformation in becoming a media titan. Read More

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4. Black Women VCs Are Challenging The Culture Of The Investment Industry

By Sherrell Dorsey

Digest: Venture Capital
Curator: Peter Marculans

“The mostly white, male ‘bro’ culture in Silicon Valley has persisted for far too long, and it’s had a significant influence on the type of technology that gets created” Read More

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5. See the innovative earth-saving ideas Leonardo DiCaprio’s foundation is bringing to life

By Erin Canty

Digest: Social Enterprise
Curators: Karthik Shankar, Shevika Mishra, Daniel D’Alonzo

When he’s not fighting off bears or trying to win an Oscar, Leonardo DiCaprio is busy saving the environment. Read More

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