Every year, many high school students compete for the colleges and only the excellent ones can enter the A level university. As so many students feel disappointed. Many successful people tell them that degree is not that important. But it is not true all the time, degree is the first factor to be considered when people come to the job market.
People are willing to listen to the inspiring stories from successful people, which can give them the motivation to move on. They will always take Bill Gates as the example to describe the missing of degree still can't stop being successful. It sounds so perfect for those students who did not do well in the exams. They have the excuse for not study, that's terrible.
The fact is that though those successful people did not have educational background, they have talent on something and they work hard to fight for their goals. The ordinary people believe in that lie and give up the chance to fulfill themselves. A good degree is always favorable in the job market, so don't give up fighting.