myTakes: Education & Career

Is imagination greater than knowledge?

Meaning of what Einstein said... At least to my awareness. Einstein famously said: "Imagination is more important than knowledge. For knowledge is limited to all we know and understand, while imagination embraces the...
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The mark of a successful person and the sign of a true friend

One thing I’ve noticed in successful people who are among the ultra elite is that they are excellent at predicting the future. In the 2000s or 1990s, Bill Gates already predicted that a pandemic could change the shape of...
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Stop closing schools over covid!

So im a high school student and 17, i have had to wear a mask and social distance for 3 F*CKING YEARS almost, Do you know how long that is? My entire high school, I have made zero friends, i got "sent home for 2 weeks...
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The Top Ten Most Popular YouTube Videos Associated With Middle School

Each week in the month of August, I'm going to post ten Youtube Videos associated with school, in honor of August being the "Back to School" Month. For this week, I will type in "Middle School" in the Youtube Search bar,...
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The Most Unique Post-Secondary Schools in the World (Day 5)-University of Bologna

University of Bologna Location: Bologna, Italy Type of School: Research University Student Population: 78,224 What makes the University of Bologna so unique? Not to be confused with the baloney that goes on a sandwich,...
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The Most Unique Post-Secondary Schools in the World (Day 4)-Berry College

Berry College Location: Rome, Georgia(United States of America) Type of School: Private Liberal Arts College What makes Berry College so unique? While it's far from the most populated post-secondary school in the world,...
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The Most Unique Post-Seconday Schools in the World (Day 1)-Harvard University

Beginning today(August 1st, 2021), I'm sharing a myTake each day of the month of August to celebrate going back to school. The schools in my takes will be unique in some way, shape, or form. That's all there is to it, so...
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Why Do College Educated People Think They're So Much Smarter Than Those That Didn't Attend College?

So this was going to be a question but would of been too long, so turned into a mytake.... There's nothing wrong with people that are proud of their accomplishments in life including attending/graduating from college. I...
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How to Actually Survive Your Freshman Year of College

First off, congratulations on being lucky enough to avoid having your Freshman year start in 2020. I can mainly start off this piece by not having to talk about potential imminent threats to your health and safety, so...
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Why 'Follow your Dreams' is bad advice!

You can't be anything you set your mind to, and the world would be a better place if people would stop saying that (and so would your life). Like all things, there's ideal, then there's practical. We all want the dream...
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My Unemployment Nightmare

As if being fired from the most nightmarish employment I had ever had in my life, wasn't enough. It was about to get a whole lot worse. I picked myself up, dusted myself off and re-ignited my 12 year old unemployment...
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Learn from my unfortunate employment experience. If you experience any of these red flags, RUN!

Oh, where do I start? My former employer is led by narcissistic, incompetent, back-stabbing, lying, power hungry mean girls. It was the worst year of my life, pure hell. And it’s a remote agency; I’ve never even met any...
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What nobody tells you about studying a STEM subject at university

#1 It's hard, no matter how good you are Unlike with some other majors, studying any natural science truly is a long and difficult task. It's not something that will happen overnight and will certainly take a lot of...
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Digital Learning During Covid – 19 Pandemic

Digital Learning During Covid – 19 Pandemic The house turns into a classroom, and parents take the role of teaching assistant or learning partner, whether they are prepared or not, said a Turkish social media expert.“The...
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Advice for university students from a soon-to-be graduate.

After my final tomorrow, I will be graduating from university with my second bachelors degree. My first graduation was in the spring 2019 semester, and I will graduate again this Sunday. My first degree is a BS in...
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My life got flipped turned upside down.

Turmoil Since I found out we have to move out in a year I thought a lot about my future. First I thought I'd move back to Zürich but now I'm not sure if I'm gonna do that. And I thought about my life more practically....
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The Stay At Home Mother (or Father) raising the kids is only second best for family structures.

So, in today's day and age, with so many children in the West being raised by single mothers, and families with two parents out earning paycheques and the kids in daycare; the "traditional stay at home mother raising the...
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Slaying the beast known as college math and how things have changed for the better

I recently completed the final math course I have to ever take which is “statistics”. It was an absolute nightmare. If you read some of my previous posts, you’d know just how much I absolutely loathe mandatory math...
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Do you struggle to find a decent working environment?

Since I started working I have had quite a few different job roles. Anyone that might look at my CV will probably wonder whether I'm serious about actually having a job. (In the last 7 years I've been in one industry well...
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Online school is being done pretty poorly

Right okay, I'm doing online school and honestly, I couldn't tell you what I did in my last lesson, I at least am not learning anything from this. The work is always too long or too short so I either can't be bothered to...
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