Tips for Graduating College Students: ‘Do What You Love’ (VIDEOS)

[ 0 ] May 22, 2014 |

As many college students around the country earn their diplomas during graduations this month, they are entering a workforce that is less than robust. But that doesn’t mean opportunities are lacking in this economy.

Watch Simon Johnson, professor of entrepreneurship at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Sloan School of Business Management, talk about how college grads needs to expand their circle of associates to succeed:

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Meanwhile, Rabbi Steven Leder, the senior rabbi at the historic Wilshire Boulevard Temple in Los Angeles, Calif., recommends that college grads “do what you love.” Watch below: 

“Do what you love. Work hard at it,” Leder says. “Make enough money that you don’t have to fear other people’s power over you, but use your money to help the powerless.”

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About Simon Johnson: Prof. Johnson is the Ronald A. Kurtz (1954) Professor of Entrepreneurship at the MIT Sloan School of Management. He is also a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics in Washington, D.C., a [...]
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