The 5 1/2 Most Important Things I Didn’t Know When I Started My PhD

Brian E. Wish, PhD
Apr 11 · 6 min read
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Toying with the idea of getting a doctorate? Here’s some things you need to know.

1. Almost half don’t finish.

2. The classes are the easiest part. Then it gets real.

3. There is no magic job at the end of the rainbow.

4. You won’t feel successful.

5. It was worth the effort.

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Brian E. Wish, PhD

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I do a lot of things. Some of them I even do well. But what I really want to do is share ideas. Check brianewish.com or https://www.linkedin.com/in/brianwish/

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Brian E. Wish, PhD

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I do a lot of things. Some of them I even do well. But what I really want to do is share ideas. Check brianewish.com or https://www.linkedin.com/in/brianwish/

Age of Awareness

Stories providing creative, innovative, and sustainable changes to the ways we learn

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