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Love Your Work, Episode 52 – My $40,000 DIY MBA

November 17 2016 – 07:30am

One of the more subtle underlying themes of this show is that you should invest in yourself. There’s a lot of noise out there you’ll hear from others who want you to spend your money in ways that will benefit them. Ultimately, you have to be mindful in your decisions so that you’re sure you’re really investing in yourself.

I’ll be talking more about self-investment with my interview of James Altucher next week. For now, this is about the time that I almost went to business school. What I decided to do next defined the course of my career. This article originally appeared on Medium.


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