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Johnny Rich

Author of The Human Script and commentator on education and careers

Johnny Rich is a writer, education and careers specialist, novelist, editor, media pundit, entrepreneur, publisher, multimedia mongrel, PR professional, public speaker, family man, erstwhile poker player and conscientious objector to being defined briefly.

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Do I Need To Go To A Good University?

There are plenty of people who'll tell you that if you don't go to a 'good' university there's barely any point going at all. There's no point, they'll say, studying something obscure at some uni no one's ever heard of.
23/01/2017 11:24 GMT

35 Reasons to Vote #Leave

I think English literature graduate Michael Gove has a better insight into global economics than the above experts and, in fact, Brexit will magically solve any and all problems in the British economy.
07/06/2016 18:04 BST

The Pros and Cons of Rejection

What, I wondered, are we supposed to draw from this? Here are five reasons why repeated rejection might be relevant and what we might learn from it, regardless of whether we are writers or simply people striving to get by in an often unappreciative world.
26/10/2015 13:22 GMT

31 Questions to Give Your Brain a Workout

The result was the following. A list of what I called 'ponderables' - 31 questions that will get you thinking about some of life's unknowables. That's one a day for you for the next month. Use them to give your brain a stretch on the way to work or to shoot the breeze with colleagues.
17/09/2015 15:36 BST