Do you believe that in order for a person to be highly successful, he/she MUST attain at least a
postgraduate degree, preferably in the STEM subjects-science, technology, engineering,& math or if he/she has a postgraduate degree in the soft sciences & humanities, he/she must either be highly prodigious or aggressive? As it is presently, just having a Bachelor's Degree will not guarantee success in the postmodern workplace. In this period of time, a Bachelor's Degree is equivalent to what a high school diploma was 5 decades ago.
I think my plumber, my electrician, my HVAC tech, and my car mechanic all make good livings, own homes, and are raising families, without college degrees. In fact, I'd venture to say they all make a better living than I do, and I have a graduate degree!
The more educated you are, the more knowledgeable you are. The more experience you have the more knowledgeable you are. At least that is the way it is supposed to be. Book learning is important and when you add that to experience, you will have a good combination. Experience and good work attitude can stand alone just as education can stand alone but there is just no hard and fast rule.
The more knowledge you have to more flexible will you be able to use this knowledge in different levels of your work. How you attain this knowledge, can be from different sources.
by Grace Marguerite Williams 4 years ago
that is totally false. It is the A students who are the MOST SUCCESSFUL in life. They have more opportunities to further their education and to succeed than either B or C students. A students are more likely to attend graduate, law, and/or medical school than either B or C...
by Grace Marguerite Williams 11 months ago
Why are people afraid to be.......HIGHLY SUCCESSFUL?
by Ian D Hetri 5 years ago
9 Habits of Highly Successful 21st century business displayed by AntsI have completed writing a business leadership book titled "9 Habits of Highly Successful 21st Century Businesses Displayed by Ants". The book draws insights from research findings done on ants and highlights powerful...
by Sp Greaney 5 years ago
Why would someone who is highly intelligent do this?Why would a smart person who has no communication skills become a teacher.
by Ken R. Abell 6 years ago
Is there are movie released in 2011 that you'd highly recommend as a must see?
by JThomp42 5 years ago
The plan of salvation is not complicated at all. Why do so many make it this way when it is so simple. Accept Jesus into your heart, truly believe he died on the cross for your sins, and confess your sins with your mouth. Then strive to live a life that is pleasing to God. Notice I said...
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