How One Piece of Information Changed the Trajectory of My Career

A Portrait of How Information and Luck can Work

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“Why don’t you take the thousands in tuition you’re saving, spend it on some conferences, and go meet CMOs and marketing directors? You can actually meet the decision-makers that will get your career started.”

My mind was blown.

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