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KetoSweets.blog

June 27, 2017

Are you interested in trying a ketogenic diet but don’t want to give up your sweets?  Are you actively maintaining a ketogenic diet but keep derailing your ketosis because you cheat too much with the sugar?  Then have I got a new Thing for you!

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Formal Degrees vs. Certification

August 18, 2008

I’ve never been a fan of most certifications.  I’ve always been even less a fan of formal degrees in education, at least for technology-centric industries.  I’ve always argued that my body of work is my credential, and if a potential employer were to reject my application on the basis that I didn’t have a certain piece of paper, that short-sighted employer wasn’t the type that I wanted to work for anyway.

This article, however, goes even further to suggest that College is a waste of time for an even larger group of people than just the technology-centric industries, and hints at what certifications can accomplish, given that they evolve past most of my objections with them, which are echoed throughout the article.

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