Success Myth #7: Credentials, with Tom Thatcher

If you are a parent with a kid heading off to college, or if you are a student considering college, this is a must-listen episode for you! One of the most challenging decisions you will face in life is the pursuit of an education after high school. Most young people head off to college without an intentional consideration about whether the credential they are pursuing aligns with their life purpose. In this episode, career expert and Purpose Promise founder John McCarthy explores the difference between renting and owning your sense of purpose. He is then joined by Dr. Tom Thatcher, an educator, and college provost, who shares his insights into the educational system and how to navigate it to gain the right credential for your life purpose. Are you ready to find purposeful employment? Join the movement at

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