Why Higher Education Is Not for Everybody… and It’s Not Necessary

It seems like everyone these days is going to a four-year college (and oftentimes grad school after that) in order to get a desk job and work their way up the corporate ladder. But meanwhile, what’s happening to all the labor jobs? Many Americans don’t even consider them when choosing a career path. My TED Talk will explain why these jobs should be valued more. Many people don’t realize the benefits and high pay they offer. Additionally, they provide a huge job market for the unemployed. In today’s economy, we should not consider ourselves to be above these jobs.

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