Dropping out is not as big a deal as the stigma surrounding it suggests.
I should have limited my beverage choices to water for most of the week, hardening my heart against the lure of the cafeteria’s three soda machines and the free coffee shop.
Don’t assume you know more than you do. Be willing to learn everywhere. And be willing to take opportunities everywhere.
Know when to speak up. Your friends’ sexist joke isn’t funny and neither is his racist one, so call him out on both.
You’ve got to evaluate where the market is today. What are people disregarding? What are they believing?
Because it’s hard to sit there and write a book. Really really hard. Someone should write a book how hard it is.
Everything I’ve ever succeeded at, every network I’ve built, every friend I have, I’ve gained through the things I learned after my formal education stopped.
Do exactly what I tell you to do for a year and don’t go to college. And, by the way, this will be cheaper than you going to college.
The first step for me to eradicate this feeling of overwhelm and often confusion as to what route to go about acquiring this new skill, is to break it down into ‘mini-skills’.
They are selfless.