Mitchell Earl

Mitchell Earl is COO of Praxis, a business apprenticeship program for young adults who want more than college. He's the author of Don't Do Stuff You Hate and the host of the Self-Directed Podcast.

$100,000 College Degree, Batteries Not Included Members

What if we could get a good job more easily? What if we could do it without student debt? Why wasn’t that an acceptable option?

Mitchell Earl
Mitchell Earl
Fuel Your Mindset
be patient

Dissatisfied Patience As the Key To Navigating Your Early Career Members

I walked with the air of a swagger I’d not yet earned. It was less of entitlement and more of conviction. An unshakeable belief in myself and my ability to win. Like a young fighter eager to touch gloves with the reigning champ.

Mitchell Earl
Mitchell Earl
Fuel Your Mindset
red flag

What is the biggest red flag to hear when being interviewed? Members

Bob is excited. He hasn’t been on a date in a while and Alice was pretty enough he told himself. Bob’s mom had told him to just keep being himself and eventually the perfect “one” would come along. Is this the night she’s right? No. Bob’s mom is wrong again

Mitchell Earl
Mitchell Earl
Crush the Interview
your student debt isn't fair

Your Student Debt Isn’t Fair Members

Get good grades. You must! Why? To get into a good college, of course! What happens if I get into a good college? You’ll be able to get a good job, naturally! What if I don’t want to go to college? Isn’t there another way? That’s

Mitchell Earl
Mitchell Earl
Burn Your Resume
burnout is real

The Ugly Truth About Burnout Members

When a doctor warns you that your work lifestyle is putting your life at risk, it’s sort of a wake up call that’s hard to ignore.

Mitchell Earl
Mitchell Earl
Fuel Your Mindset

How (And Why) to Build Social Capital Members

Let’s talk about social capital – and why it’s one of the most valuable resources you can build for your long-term professional goals.

Mitchell Earl
Mitchell Earl
Build a Network
how to stand out in the interview

What is the single biggest green flag during a job interview? Members

This is a tale of two candidates. Carl grew up a regular house pet. Will was raised by wolves. Both were products of their upbringing. For most of his life, Carl relied on others to feed, walk, and groom him. But where Will came from, if you wanted to eat,

Mitchell Earl
Mitchell Earl
Crush the Interview