It really is who you know that knows other prominent people that can help you get ahead.
But if you have a desire to write a book, the first step is to write enough pages.
You can always choose happiness over any other emotion on the spectrum.
Are there people around you that make life that much better? Make a workflow move that much smoother? Refuse to let you slack off a project or phone in effort on your dream because they know you regret it later?
You have the right to walk away from any deal or any person who does not value you.
This is more of a gripe session that a lesson to learn.
There are fewer advocates for the network marketing system and the product than you are led to believe.
Do you think of the people you lead as disposable and barely worth the ultra-low salary they agreed to take for the job?
Being different is hard. But being unique is worth the hard work.
It's not that I am a coarse person, but not worrying about people's feelings and societal norms would selfishly allow me to get more done in less time.