The Education of Millionaires: It's Not what You Think and It's Not Too Late
The myth: If you get into a good college, study hard, and graduate with excellent grades, you will be pretty much set for a successful career.
Some of the smartest, most successful people in the country didn't finish college. None of them learned their most critical skills at an institution of higher education. And like them, most of what you'll need to learn to be successful you'll have to learn on your own, outside of school.
Michael Ellsberg set out to fill in the gaps by interviewing a wide range of millionaires and billionaires who don't have college degrees, including fashion magnate Russell Simmons, Facebook co-founder Dustin Moskovitz and founding president Sean Parker, WordPress creator Matt Mullenweg, and Pink Floyd songwriter and lead guitarist David Gilmour. Among the fascinating things he learned:
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Review: The Education of Millionaires: It's Not What You Think and It's Not Too LateUser Review - Marcin - Goodreads
Education systems around the world are a joke- Ellsberg and other millionaires ale making fun of them... making money in the process, of course! Read full review
Review: The Education of Millionaires: It's Not What You Think and It's Not Too LateUser Review - Angie Banicki - Goodreads
A very fast read and so positive and inspiring - reading this book, i was reminded to keep finding people who I can learn from and to continue helping those who inspire me Read full review