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Ep 164: The New Rules of Success | Why 'get paid' beats 'follow your passion'

podcast May 27, 2024

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It's graduation season and the Class of 2024 faces a unique set of challenges: crushing student loan debt, a competitive job market, and the constant pressure to "hustle."  In this episode, we're cutting through the noise and giving real, actionable advice for the new world of work.

In this episode, we talk about:

  • The truth about student loan debt: How it influences career choices and the need for financial security
  • Side hustle as a strategic move: Why this generation is turning to side gigs and how to use them to your advantage
  • Burnout and economic uncertainty: Developing a practical approach to mental health and career advancement
  • The new rules of success: Forget "follow your passion," it's time to embrace a new philosophy: “get paid.”
  • Playing the corporate game: How to play the game and protect your mental health 

This episode is for you if:

  • You're graduating in 2024 and feeling overwhelmed by what's next
  • You want to understand the unique challenges and opportunities facing the Class of 2024.
  • You want to hear practical advice on how to make money and build a successful career.
  • You're tired of the same old platitudes and want real talk on the realities of the modern workplace.

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