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I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? He also keeps the concept of responsibility and honor to one’s parents in the foreground, whcih I very much appreciated.

He details how he used his God-given talents as well as God in order to reach his goals in life of living a sacred and happy life. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Kindle Edition Verified Purchase. This was not a detractor for me.

From Failure to Promise: I would especially recommend it to anyone in a time of trouble or doubt. This story of one young man’s journey will serve as a compass for those who are in pursuit of success. Moorer takes readers on a faith journey from his adolescence in Detroit Public Schools to academic failure on the collegiate level and through other turbulent tracks on the way to becoming a university professor.

Moorer takes readers on his uncommon path from flunking out of engineering school to becoming a professor. During his time of perceived failure of flunking out of a top engineering school he in essence found himself and what he was truly passionate about.

I learned many things that I can apply to my own life over these next few years as I move on as a fresh and bright college student. Mavra Aslam rated it really liked it Apr 15, It’s refreshing to read about a focused and hardworking person who experienced and overcame the setbacks that can affect everyone. Skip to main content.


Moorer tells about his tl from being a college flunk-out to becoming an engineer and ultimately a university professor. Cleamon Moorer, Jr and the services he offers by visiting: Amazon, BN, or website unless ask for permission from reviewer first.

This item doesn’t belong on this page. He exposes the realities of how many of the downtrodden are pushed to the brink of either surrender to the power of God or to a resistance and rejection of promise. Even if your are not a religious person, primise is so much to be gained by sitting down with this very readable book.

He credits God for transfroming him from being a college flunk-out to becoming an engineer, executive, consultant, and ultimately a university professor all in less than 15 years. John Jessop rated it it was ok Aug 28, I also was reminded of “the Pact” by three gentlemen who lived in crime-ridden polluted neighborhoods and all excelled and became doctors. My truth is not your truth and fgom versa. The lowest-priced item that has been used or worn previously. He is clearly a humanitarian with good intentions for his human family, and that shows through clearly in every word.

It seems to tell you that what failue perceive as personal short comings are simply signs of humanity, and that no one is perfect, so relax, you’ll get where you’re meant to go.

Save on Textbooks, Education Trending price is based on prices over last 90 days. I really wanted to read more about his struggles, but for some of my students the shorter length works to an advantage.

From Failure to Promise: an Uncommon Path to Professoriate by C. Moorer (2010, Paperback)

I have, in the time since I read it, recommended it to former and current students of mine who were clearly struggling. It still needs major refining.


No trivia or quizzes yet. It helps me overcome all my frustration to succeed. This may be due to his ongoing endeavors to encourage young people to make something decent out of their lives, regardless of the path or time it takes to do so.

Especially tword the end, it also makes it clear that Dr. He is a published author in several peer-reviewed busines journals promsie but not limited to: The vast majority of them have had similar sentiments.

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He states that “wage itself is not important. His book does have a heavy religious slant which I have seen marked as a negative in other Like many, I initially started reading this book due to Dr. He shares relative scriptures, skills, and strategies pertinent to overcoming failure. There was so much potential for this book and it fell flat.

From Failure to Promise: An Uncommon Path to Professoriate

This book will failurs readers that trouble and trials are often necessary for the fulfillment of great promise. Literature, Classic Paperback Publication Year. Like many, I initially started reading this book due to Dr. Most importantly; I’ll let you decide Learn more about Amazon Prime. Jan 14, Michael rated it really liked it.