As we wrap up our conversation with Ken Rusk on this episode of Dare to Care in the Workplace, Kathleen delves deeper into his best-selling book, Blue-Collar Cash. Ken shares practical steps that anyone can take to build a successful career in the blue-collar trades, regardless of their educational background. From cultivating a strong work ethic to developing a keen eye for opportunity, Ken’s insights offer a roadmap for success that is accessible to everyone. And for those considering college, Ken poses a critical question that challenges the conventional wisdom around higher education. So whether you’re just starting out in your career or looking to make a change, be sure to tune in to this inspiring episode of Dare to Care in the Workplace and discover the keys to success in a blue-collar world.
About Ken Rusk: Ken is a best-selling author, entrepreneur, and blue-collar advocate that proves there is no degree needed to achieve comfort, peace, and freedom. Ken spent his younger years digging ditches and working in construction. He never went to college. Instead, he made goals, planned, and worked hard for thirty years. Now, Ken is a very successful entrepreneur with multiple businesses and revenue streams. Ken specializes in mentoring and has coached hundreds of young people in areas such as short-, mid-, and long-term goal setting, life visualization, career paths, and sound financial planning. He is passionate about helping people achieve their dreams regardless of their educational background or past. In Ken’s book, Blue-Collar Cash, he shares his insights from over 30 years of working in blue collar trades as an entrepreneur, mentor, and life coach.