8 Important Business Skills You Can't Learn in School

These traits can be caught, but not taught.

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and formal can be great for some people. But, whether you dropped out of or graduated from , there are some things you just can't learn in a classroom.

As Entrepreneur Network partner Patrick Bet-David says, there are some lessons that can't be taught -- they can only be caught through experience. Some skills can only be practiced, not preached about.

In this video, Bet-David breaks down the eight skills a good entrepreneur needs that can only be learned through life.

Watch the video to learn more.

Related: The 3 Most Important Skills in Sales

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