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What’s the Best Degree for an Entrepreneur?

John Adler, Accuray
and Trip Adler, Scribd

Given a choice between an MBA and a degree in a technical domain, which affords the best preparation for a entrepreneurial leadership role? Both Accuray’s John Adler and Trip Adler of Scribd agree that for an entrepreneur planning to start a technology company, a degree in science or engineering provides the necessary edge for success.