The Perpetual Outsider: The Big Benefits of Not Belonging

Sometimes, the best decisions come from non-conformity. Marvin Liao always felt like an outsider, needing to stifle his true self among Westerners but never feeling at home with fellow Asians. But it allowed him to look at things through a different lens and to be unafraid to carve his path. His best business decisions, like investing in African startups, were unorthodox at the time, but his familiarity with not following the status quo gave him the confidence to pursue, and profit, from them. Read full article here


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