Company of Rogue Academics

Date: February 2, 2017
Time: 7:00 – 9:00pm
LocationThe Drive Coffee Bar, 1670 Commercial Drive, Vancouver, BC

All are welcome. Please RSVP at this link.

I am leading a Meetup Group called Company of Rogue Academics, an innovation-oriented platform that ignites passionate individuals who have deep interests in redefining career/academic success and taking their intellectual capital to the next level. The group aims to foster intellectual discussions, share cross-disciplinary knowledge, and reflect upon productive mental models to equip its members to grow their networks and approach decision-making as a free agent.

Most of us have an innate working identity inside of us which demands recognition and yet is extremely vague or hard to understand completely. We are forced to feel our way towards it through trial and error, self-observation and reflection rather than discover it unmistakably the moment we graduate from higher education.

What is the purpose of graduate school today?
Does it meet the needs and reality of our changing global context?
Is having a PhD, MBA, or other advanced degree advantageous to meeting professional goals?

Bring your thoughts and stories. Let’s have an idea party and draw from each other’s experiences.

Join my discussion! Everyone welcome.


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