'What Are You Going to Do with Your Life?'

January 6, 2015 8:35 PM

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"What are you going to do with your life?" I asked in my commencement speech to the DeVry University graduates in the packed Shrine Auditorium, LA, CA, a couple of weeks ago. They have just completed one of the hardest, if not the most difficult thing they will ever do - attending University, working, and in many cases supporting a family, all at the same time. Now they are eager to move forward with their shiny new diplomas to better their lives. And what about you? You too can graduate from whatever you've learned in the last year and to take your hard earned lessons and tools to better yourself in the new year.

Last year you did the best you could at the time, and you won some and lost some. With your new hindsight, knowledge and skills, you can make this new year better than last. Do you know what was the most valuable thing you gained from last year? It's the ability to think more strategically. No matte...

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