5 Reasons You Should Never Go to Grad School Without Working First

Thinking of grad school? Get a job. Then think about it some more. And if you keep thinking about it, go. You’ll be older, wiser, and more ready to succeed. Those with work experience have an incredible advantage over classmates who have no professional work experience. Here’s why:  1. You’ve learned detachment “It will crush […]

Grad School: Specialization Does Not Mean What You Think It Means

As I mentioned in my last post, I am going back to school for a PhD at Case Western Reserve University. I predicted this would influence my blogging. Well, that didn’t take long. My program in design & innovation is highly influenced by information systems and, to a lesser extent, marketing — two subjects which I […]