In this episode of The Minimalists Podcast, Joshua Fields Millburn & Ryan Nicodemus discuss the failures of the modern education system, and they answer the following listener questions:
- How do you get a decent college education as a minimalist?
- What are some alternative education options besides college?
- How do you avoid getting caught up in the “rat race” vibe from friends?
- How do you define success?
- Whom do you consider a success?
Mentioned in This Episode
- Book: Deep Work
- Book: Essential
- Book: Everything That Remains
- Book: Flinch
- Book: Minimalism
- Book: So Good They Can’t Ignore You
- Book: Stop Stealing Dreams
- Contribution: The Hope Effect
- Essay: Alone Time
- Essay: Don’t Flinch
- Essay: The Success Template
- Essay: Unteachers
- Event: 3 Caffeinated Days with The Minimalists
- Event: How to Write Better
- Event: Minimalism Film
- Event: Tuesdays with The Minimalists
- Meetups: Minimalist.org
- Recommendation: Dan Pink’s Drive
- Recommendation: UC BerkeleyX
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