Most self-made millionaires didn’t get A’s in school by Thomas C. Corley, Credit.com
Do you have to be naturally smart in order to strike it rich?
Is intelligence a prerequisite for success?
In my five-year study of the daily habits of 233 self-made millionaires and 128 individuals at or near poverty I uncovered the answer to these and many other questions.
Let’s take a look at some of that data:
• 21% of self-made millionaires were “A” students.
• 41% of self-made millionaires were “B” students.
• 29% of self-made millionaires were “C” students.
• 7% of self-made millionaires were below average students.
Seventy-seven percent of the self-made millionaires in my study were not exceptional students. In fact, more than a third underperformed academically.
How can this be?
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