Monday, April 2, 2012

Once enough time, experience is the most important currency

I don't really like giving too much time to Seth's blog... but there is always something to learn by speed reading his blog.

Consider: you're buying a $30,000 car and you have the option of upgrading the stereo to the 18 speaker, 100 watt version for just $500 more. Should you?...

In a surprisingly large number of cases, we take the stereo, even though we'd never buy a nice stereo at home

Why ? because we are bad with numbers, $500 seems nothing next to $30,000.
Stop comparing stereo with money, start comparing with experience :

You can have the stereo if you give up going to Starbucks every workday for the next year and a half. Worth it?

Seth's currency might be Starbuck's frappucino, mine is coffee, sushi and trip to japan. What's yours ?

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