I get this question a lot. And every time I answer with the truth “I studied and I study every day.” I get the same loaded “oh.” When they say “oh” it sounds like “Oh… so you didn’t get a degree in this?” As if studying on your own and having real experience is worthless compared to a MBA. Of course getting an MBA is one heck of an accomplishment. But, being self-motivated and studying on your own is a different kind of accomplishment…
In honor of Seth Godin, I call this Linchpin school… Let’s go to class. Who’s with me?
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The hard part by Seth Godin
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