I heard this 2005 Stanford University commencement speech by Steve Jobs on the radio this afternoon. An impressive speech, but I was especially moved by the story about his education. I know some people will hear only that one does not need a college education to succeed (which is true), but I wish everyone could hear his message of the importance of seeking knowledge and value of everything we learn. Rest in peace, Mr. Jobs.
… it’s probably here somewhere
Daryl Phillips, CEcD, EDFP
I work as an economic developer consulting with communities and companies developing locations, building communities and identifying and developing workforce. However, my opinions on this blog are free and my own, as is the blog itself.
I am a member of International Economic Development Council, Southern Economic Development Council, Tennessee Economic Development Council and International Council of Shopping Centers.
I have earned over 20 years experience in economic and workforce development. I have earned and maintain the designation of Certified Economic Developer (CEcD) from International Economic Development Council (IEDC), the Economic Development Finance Professional (EDFP) certification from National Development Council. I have earned a Master of Business Administration from Tennessee Technological University.
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