“Knowledge is the new money,” learning entrepreneur and best-selling author Michael Simmons argues. In the 21st-century knowledge economy, he posits, you either sink or learn. Taking his cue from some of the world’s most successful people, including Bill Gates and Warren Buffett, he advocates for spending at least five hours per week reading and learning. Simmons’s article is for everybody who seeks advice on how to establish a lifelong learning habit or who needs the extra motivation to finally do so.
About the Author
Michael Simmons is an award-winning social entrepreneur, best-selling author, and contributor to publications like Forbes, Business Insider and HBR.