I’ve never let schooling get in the way of my education.
- Mark Twain
…a quote that Manoj Bhargava gave in his interview on NDTV (see video below).
I have always had a niggling concern about being educated by people who have studied and have qualifications but have never really applied their studies and qualifications for others and themselves in the “real world”.
I prefer learning from someone who as substantial experience even if they do not have formal qualifications as I believe experience, and the desire to learn, is somewhat the only qualification that is required.