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Is A Formal Education Needed to Become Successful?
By Shane Tucker   
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Last edited: Thursday, February 11, 2010
Posted: Thursday, February 11, 2010

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Education is a valued asset in American society. But is it necessary in order to become successful? This article takes a look at how we define success and whether or not education plays a determining role.

What does it take to be successful?  Success can be measured in so many ways it is difficult to know a certain path to take in order to achieve it.  There is monetary success, which is measured by how much wealth you accumulate.  There is the joy of having a happy and healthy family, which is considered being successful at marriage and parenting.  There is spiritual success in having peace in your heart through religion.  There are so many things that need to be taken into consideration before you can determine if a person is successful. 


Education is a valued privilege in America, as it should be.  People should take advantage of every opportunity to become more knowledgeable.  However, knowledge......


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Reviewed by Beryl McMullen 2/11/2010
One can be successful in education - but not in life - or visa versa

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