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Tips for Graduating Engineers Life is not fair; get used to it. The world won’t care about your self-esteem. The world will expect you to accomplish something before you feel good about yourself. This is self-respect. No task is beneath your dignity. If you screw up, it’s not anyone else’s fault; so don’t whine about your mistakes. Learn from them. When you are successful, spread the credit to others. Some institutions of higher learning may have done away with winners and losers but life has not. In some of your classes, they have abolished failing grades; and they’ll give you
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Unformatted text preview: as many times as you want to get the right answer. This, of course, doesn’t bear the slightest resemblance to anything in real life. Be nice and respectful to nerds. Chances are you’ll end up working for one. Peer pressure (let me “see” your report/homework, help me with this assignment, show me your answer, etc.) in industry is replaced by task completion pressure. Slackers are a part of life – learn to deal with them now. If you think your instructors are tough, wait till you meet your boss. He or She doesn’t have tenure....
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This note was uploaded on 06/14/2011 for the course HIST 1301 taught by Professor Gonzales during the Spring '11 term at The University of Texas at San Antonio- San Antonio.

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