Listen to all of the business philosophers of our day and you will find a common theme:
“You don’t need to go to college to become successful, however, you do need to get an education.”
While Bill Gates, without doubt one of the wealthiest people in the world, didn’t acquire a formal education to get where he is today, you can be sure he achieved success by acquiring and applying information in his chosen field.
Bestselling author and speaker Jim Cathcart says if a person were to study a given subject for over five years for just 30 minutes per day, that person would become an expert in that area and stand above most other people in the world.
You can acquire knowledge even if you don’t like to read by listening to books on Audible, enrolling in college courses online, watching the history channel or other educational programs, or joining a club that focuses on your chosen field of study.
Shawn Ryder is a long-time automotive professional of over 20 years – both with technology and retail when selling vehicles. Having started in the industry in the early 2000s with a service training organization. Worked hard to become the Vice President of the organization building clients and technology at the same time. After that worked with some automotive technology companies and then sold vehicles at a dealership with a high standard for sales. Using all of the industry knowledge now working with dealerships and focusing on their digital marketing to grow online and dealership traffic.