Is a degree necessary?

Do you need a degree to launch your career? How do you do it without a formal degree?

Joel Bein
Joel Bein

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Curiosity Haiku


Curiosity.
People, companies, role types.
It's the seed of joy.


Do Free Work


The best way to break into a company is to just start working for them, without permission.

Do projects. Make a mock script. Write a blog post. Design a logo.

This is known as Free Work.

Learn about it on the Do Free Work Page on Career Hackers. (You can also use the search bar to find tons more posts).


Praxis


Launch your career without college.

Praxis is a year-long business driven apprenticeship program that combines a professional bootcamp and a full-time paid job at a high-growth startup.

The program offers a direct route into entrepreneurial careers for ambitious young adults – without the cost or hassle of college.

Learn more here.

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Quote of the Day


“This is your life. You are responsible for it. You will not live forever. Don't wait.”

― Natalie Goldberg

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Joel Bein

Joel Bein is CEO at Career Hackers and passionate about personal growth and self-driven learning. As a classically trained musician, he is Founder of the New Orleans Chamber Players.