Why Do Some Legends Struggle With School?

A Dose of Wisdom To Get Your Day Going..

By James Mills, Associate Partner & Mentorship Coach, Lighthouse International

"I have never let my schooling interfere with my education."

- Mark Twain

We've all had a variety of experiences in our education; we may have really struggled, excelled or somewhere in between. Over the years there have been many legends like Thomas Edison (inventor of the light-bulb), Gillian Lynne (choreographer of Cats & Phantom of the Opera) and Richard Branson (founder of Virgin) who have either dropped out of mainstream education, struggled immensely or been labelled as 'slow' by teachers.

Here's a thought-provoking video by Prince Ea highlighting the difference between education and schooling. It goes some way to explain why legends have struggled with school and the difference self-awareness made in their success!

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You'll probably want to check out this article about the 9 Billionaire Misfits Who Dropped Out of School

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By |2017-05-13T13:42:00+00:00Jan 7th, 2017|

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