Just found this very insightful answer on Quora. It just illustrates how much the world has changed.
Billions of people still believe that the road to riches is formal education.
- Today the road to riches is a specific expertise and a clear understanding of our disruptive future.
Billions of people still believe that money is earned through labor.
- Today money is made through strategy and thought.
Billions of people still believe that hard work will guarantee financial security.
- Today it’s all about how much value you can provide not how hard you work.
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