Posts tagged education
42: The Love of An Abuela

Margarita Rolon is a Puerto Rican immigrant, a retired New York City Public School Teacher, and my grandmother. In this personal episode, we talk about leaving your home for a better life, the complications of falling in love, raising a single child and looking back at your life with courage and appreciation.

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05: Who Needs College When You Have YouTube

A extremely entertaining story of how Crystal Bui lied about her education to get a job in a accounting-tech firm but used YouTube to teach herself how to effectively do accounting. Not ruining the story, but it's interesting about the value of a 4 year degree versus someone with determination and the discipline to teach herself. Other stories she tells is how she coped with an unstable family and the funny way she met her Scottish boyfriend.

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