David Perell

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"The Writing Guy". He tweet about business, online learning, and Internet writing.

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The online course arbitrage. People will pay $10-20 for a book, but those same people will pay $1,000-2,000 for the same information in a live video format. The lesson: People want more than information. They also want inspiration, accountability and friends to learn with.

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Few things will inspire you like a specific compliment from somebody you admire. It's amazing... one sentence can carry you for years.

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What I've learned about online education: 1) People don't just want information. They want inspiration, friendship, and accountability. 2) Self-paced courses don't usually work because transformative learning can only happen with a group of peers.

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Your best creative moments come in flashes of inspiration, but those flashes only happen if you show up consistently

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My #1 Learning Strategy: FOMO your way towards brilliance. Step 1: Surround yourself with intellectually hungry people. Step 2: Hang out with them. They'll inspire you and give you "Information FOMO." Step 3: Learn on your own. Go back to step 1. Repeat cycle forever.

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Great teachers don’t just explain things. They make things INTERESTING. Students who aren’t committed won’t learn much. But passionate students are unstoppable — especially in the age of the Internet. Inspiration first. Explanation second.

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Building a writing habit is the #1 factor in the success of a writer. Once you start writing, you’ll be motivated to level-up your skills. Action inspires inspiration more than inspiration inspires action. Write daily. Publish weekly.

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Few things in life are better than working with kind, inspired, and imaginative people.

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