Matt’s journey crystalizes the transition every student needs to make to be successful. That point where motivation transitions from eternal to internal. When “have to” work or study becomes “want to” work or study. That point is the beginning of the journey. Sad to say many never get there, they are forever looking outward for direction and approval.
Matt found that internal motivation after high school through the encouragement of senior colleague at work. He discovered the world of technology which led him throughout his career and now a CTO at SPR.com . In this interview, Matt articulates the benefit of college and attributes his success the skills learnt while working.
Paxton Calvanese believes that the true ingredients for success come from our character which are developed by meeting the challenges of life. They cannot be taught but can be inspired and encouraged by hearing other peoples stories. MORE