Bridges for Education President Kevin Harrman discusses dreaming of becoming an astronaut, Underpants Gnomes, cystic fibrosis, and more.
Kevin Harrman is the founder of Bridges For Education, a company dedicated to providing students, young adults, and professionals in transition with the clarity and confidence they need to make powerful choices for their futures. Kevin specializes in career coaching with high school students planning their future education. He also works with college students and recent graduates on finding fulfilling career opportunities.
Kevin graduated from University of Missouri-Columbia with a degree in history. He then received his M.A. in Cultural and Educational Policy Studies from Loyola University of Chicago.
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Underpants Gnomes (explicit language warning)
What professional accomplishments make you the most proud [1:30]
How necessary is it to attend college? [4:33]
What does that missing piece between obtaining a degree and getting a job look like? [14:25]
How did your parents treat your ambition to become an astronaut? [18:20]
What advice do you have for today's parents? [24:47]
If you could go back in time and speak words of encouragement to the younger you, what would you say? [27:07]