# Ten years as a professor — six advices to young academics

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In the 18th of march 2021 I’ll complete exactly ten years since finishing my PhD and taking a professorship position at UFRGS, south of Brazil. In this post I’ll write about what I learned during this period and, hopefully, help other academics that are just starting out.

### 7) Do things that scale

### 8) Software is a superpower

### 9) learn to fail

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