"Most of us are taught to think about money in linear terms, such as 'If I make X dollars per hour, then I either have to work more hours or get a raise to have more money,'" says Siebold. "Even well-educated business people think they should just get an MBA to earn more money. Rich people look for ideas that can solve problems for other people and they make money from those ideas."
By the way, rather than chasing one crazy idea after another, the people Siebold interviewed took calculated, well-researched risks when they started their businesses.
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