Academia

Philip Schrodt “Goes Feral”

Aug 1 '13

Philip Schrodt on his decision to leave a tenured academic position and move into consulting:

There is absolutely nothing worse than the stereotypical old fart in the cluttered office telling people “It’s all crap!!!”—while pulling down, year after year, a handsome if static salary—and I’m perilously close to that.

Go read the whole thing.  Lots of food for thought.