If you hate school and do not see the point in
studying all that stuff you will never use in real life then why don’t you
start to earn money now an prove you don’t need school.
What do you want to do?
Do you have a hobby you could monetize?
Think about putting up a website devoted to your
Tell your friends and get them to tell their friends.
Use Face book, My Space, Twitter and any others your
friends use, to tell the world about your web page.
Get an article in your school newsletter or the local
newspaper. Use the angle ‘local kid earns heaps on the internet’ or ‘local
entrepreneur is just 15 years old’.
Even if your parents insist on you going to school you
could get them to enroll you in courses that are fun. You will need to know
about the internet and web pages. You might want to a business course to find
out all you need to know about working for yourself and earning heaps. Tax laws
and bookkeeping could be useful.
Are you interested in designing your own web pages
because you may want to look at Graphics or Art courses? What about music? You
want to have cool music on your site, don’t you? Take a course on music to
learn how to write your own. There are courses for people who want to make
movies. Maybe this would interest you.
Work out what you love to do. …
Sometimes, you can’t pursue higher education in the
traditional manner. Thankfully, online education has matured to the point where
it is a viable alternative. There are tried and tested methods and rules you
must follow, just as in traditional on-campus education. These rules and
methods prevent wasted time and help prevent bad decision making on your part.
What Field Of Study?
As in most important decisions, your choice of what
field to study should be well thought out. Early on, you need to figure out
what subjects of interest can build the foundation for your future degree. It
is important to remember that learning should be enjoyable. If you pick a field
of study you aren’t really interested in, you may be excited at first, but
you’ll likely lose that excitement over time. According to many studies, we
learn more (and retain what we’ve learned for a longer period of time) if we’re
interested in the subject of study.
Do Your Homework Ahead Of Time
Once you have decided in what field you would like to
study, you should start looking for where to get an education, or a degree, in
that field of study. The internet can help out a lot here. Look online for
what’s available. Take detailed notes on each option and put them in a
Compare and Contrast Your
This review should be thorough. You don’t want to rush
through this. But you don’t want to take too long, either. Make your list of