015: Turning Obstacles into Opportunities: Counterintuitive Advice from Author Ryan Holiday [Podcast]
Most of us think that to be a writer, we need to study writing. We imagine (or dread) going back to school to get an advanced degree in creative writing. But Ryan Holiday chose another path.
He realized that he could learn a lot more about writing and marketing books by studying at the feet of the people doing exactly what he wanted to learn.