I was listening to a podcast last week (Ed Mylett) where he and his guest Bedros Keuilian talked about the immigrant edge. Bedros is the product of a family that moved to America from another country. He had to fight for everything he got and learned over time to be extremely resourceful.
That is what he meant by the term immigrant edge. Being scrappy, resourceful, and persistent.
When you come across a challenge do those words describe your attitude towards it?
If not, get the counsel of someone who embodies those traits.
They are a learned behavior that can be developed over time.
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