Career Launch

Where We’re Going, We Don’t Need Rhodes

Isaac Morehouse
February 2019

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If you didn’t get the lame pun in the title, I’m talking about Rhodes Scholars, the apex of the prestige-based credentialist game.

That stuff is old news. It’s dead. You don’t need any of that to create a career and life you love.

There are no age restrictions, no educational preconditions, no fancy paper or bags of cash needed. Anyone who is truly ready and willing to launch a career can.

There’s a cool idea in the book Play Bigger called “frotos”. It’s an exercise that asks where are you taking the world from, and where it’s going to.

At Crash we’re all about career launch. Here are the “frotos” as I see them in the category of career launch:

Time to leave the old world of rule-following grade-grubbing resume-blasting in the dust and blaze a bold new path.

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