I know that, while I'm grateful for my income, I could be bringing in so much more and I can do that while keeping my current job and gaining this valuable experience.
We've all heard some elder say something along the lines of "If it's going to be worth it, it won't be easy." That has never been more true than today.
The real question is "Are you shortening your life for something that isn't going to help supplement what you bring to the table when you no longer can?"
Stop competing. Start working together, building, and watch what can come if, as opposed to a two way street, everyone’s lane builds a highway.
I do not dare speculate on what business will look like 20, 10, or even 3 years from now. But I do know that, with increased access to information, our generation has the potential to be the greatest, most philanthropic generation ever to touch the earth. We just have to embrace the fact that security has died and instead has been replaced by a reward to risk ratio.
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I couldn't do it all myself. I couldn't keep tossing pennies into a wishing well and hoping that some magical genie would appear with a stack of opportunities. I had to put my money where my mouth was and pay someone who had the resources I don't have to get me where I needed to … Continue reading Investing In Me