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Autodidacticism: Learn on Your Own for Yourself

“You can get help from teachers, but you are going to have to learn a lot by yourself sitting alone in a room.” -Dr. Seuss That describes pretty much perfectly my approach to any passion I have now. My linguistic … Continue reading

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Meeting Saras “Effectual” Sarasvathy

With Saras Sarasvathy, an Indian professor at the University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business. She is known for her passion in entrepreneurship and education, which later on led her to inventing the effectuation theory. You may find her as … Continue reading

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Tidak Peduli Usia 90 Tahun, Pria Inggris Ini Selesaikan Pendidikan Doktoralnya

Seorang kakek yang pernah ikut berperang dalam Perang Dunia II menyelesaikan pendidikan doktornya (S3) 1 bulan setelah merayakan ulang tahunnya yang ke-90. Eric Woof, sang kakek yang dulu bekerja sebagai pengajar, merayakan prestasinya itu. Ia meraih gelar Ph.D. dari Lancaster … Continue reading

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On Becoming a Polyglot

Becoming a polyglot certainly sounds like something too good to be true. So far, I have learned 3 foreign languages. And the learning process is painfully lengthy, really. English was initially not attractive to me. Yet as I grew up, … Continue reading

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