Got a Degree, Now What? OR How I Ended Up With a Job.

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Five years and a half ago I embarked on an incredible journey to a foreign land. Today I stand showing off the three letters after my name. It’s a bit daunting being called  doctor especially when the degree doesn’t mean much.

Instead of running off to join a hippie flock, which is a very appealing lifestyle, I decided I will be taking advantage of those three letters.

I stumbled upon Chris Guillebeau’s manifesto A brief guide to world domination. The manifesto outlines what true freedom is and I was reassured that everything was going to be ok. I highly recommend that you read through this manifesto if you want to learn “how to live a remarkable life in a conventional world”.
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Acknowledgements

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What you are about to read is edited (aka web-appropriate) version of the acknowledgments I included in my Dissertation. Some important names have been obviously omitted. This was the easiest part of my PhD Dissertation.

Acknowledgements

This dissertation presents a piece of work that was rather difficult for me to accomplish, both materially and mentally. The past half-decade has certainly been a roller coaster ride with more downs than ups. This project has been a long process and I would like to acknowledge several individuals who have had an impact on my success.
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It only took me 24

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Accountability is a very powerful tool

I cannot stress how important it is to have accountability.

Being held accountable for your actions means you have to deliver when you promise yourself something in front of others.

I promised myself a lot of things after meeting so many amazing individuals in June 2011.

I decided I was long overdue to finish school.
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