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It happens through the layers of trust, credibility, and reputation that occur naturally within flesh-and-blood, offline social networks. 3 Thus, in seeking opportunity within the informal job market, your networking, connecting, and relationship-forging skills are far more important than your academic test-taking skills. Dozens of iconic figures pepper his list of case subjects. Why? Because none of them graduated from college, and he wanted to learn how they educated themselves. His findings were then encapsulated in The Education of Millionaires. But I didnt know how I was going to do that. Here he was, leading big group workshops all over the country, and I was barely scraping by. Most likely, had Stumpfs organization been advertising open positions (which it wasnt those positions would have had all kinds of job requirements attached to them. (Ill be giving you some specific pointers on how to begin learning these real world skills in a moment.) Formal credentials are not irrelevant in the unadvertised job market. All else equal, its still better to have more educational attainment than less. (Photo: ElMarto michael Ellsberg has been a good friend since 2000. In the last few years, he has made a study of self-study. How do the best in business do what they do? Or, the firm wants to bring a specific person they know to join the team, and they create a position for that person out of thin air. If you do some Googling on the informal job market, youll learn something shocking: according to various estimates (on CNN, CBS, msnbc, and NPR) somewhere around 80 of jobs get filled informally. He runs his business off his MacBook, and spends his time either working from his home office in New York (which has a majestic view of the Empire State Building or his beach-side home office in Miami. Advertiser Disclosure: The credit card offers that appear on this site are from credit card companies from which m receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site, including, for example, the order in which they appear on category pages.