Takeaways for "I Wasted My 20s"

"Those 8 years after college I didn't do what I should have been doing to be true to myself. I kick myself still." -Jamie Reidy

"Those 8 years after college I didn't do what I should have been doing to be true to myself. I kick myself still." -Jamie Reidy

Jamie Reidy is an author and former Viagra salesman.  Now 43, he's worked his way into a great writing career that included one very successful book.  However, he wasted his 20s and wishes he didn't. 

His new book is: A Walk's As Good As A Hit: Advice/Threats from My Old Man.  Check it out!

 

Class Takeaways:

  • Use things that seem like negatives -- i.e. disappointment and not having any money -- and use them as positive motivators. 
  • Sometimes it's a good idea to take some risks.   
  • Follow your dream!  Somehow... 
  • Use success as a motivator to move forward on your path.   
  • If you are going to be in the pill business... the boner-pill business is a good one! 

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