Facebook exec says 'it's OK to be a geek'

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Friday, March 29, 2013

Sun Times: Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg told a group of students that it's OK to be uncool in high school.

“All the things that make you uncool in high school, are the things that are good for your life,” Sandberg told Sperry and about a dozen other kids at Illinois Institute of Technology.

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"I feel private enterprises are capable of operating at a higher efficiency than state government."

"This has been used in Oregon since the mid-1800s. It is not a new financing method. This form of financing may help Oregon close its infrastructure deficit by leveraging funds."


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