The rarely discussed hypocrisy of traditional education is that, while the system is supposed to teach us all to learn, we are all wired differently, and thus learn differently. No one system or method can effectively reach (not to mention inspire) us all. Teaching everyone with the same methods simply isn’t effective for everyone.
Imagine how much you could achieve if you were able to “master the universe” of any business or situation you became interested in. Successful individuals have an uncanny ability to acquire the information they need to get where they want to go. And so can you. This ability to dive in to something or someplace completely new, find your way around and capitalize on the inherent opportunities within it are powerful secrets.
You try on clothes in a fitting room before you buy, right. And you date for a while before you marry? You even ask for samples before you order an ice cream cone. So why should it seem strange to want to know what you’re getting into before you make a commitment with your career?
Your grandma is sick, your boss won’t listen to you, your best friend won’t talk to you over a stupid misunderstanding, and you have no idea how you’re going to pay rent for the next few months.Sometimes everything seems to go wrong at the same time. The walls cave in. It almost seems like the world wants you to fail. So what do you do? How do you cope?