Ramit Sethi

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Ramit Sethi
Born
Ramit Singh Sethi[1]

(1982-06-30) June 30, 1982 (age 36)
California, United States
ResidenceNew York, NY, U.S.
NationalityAmerican
Alma materStanford University (B.A.), 2004 (M.A.), 2005
OccupationEntrepreneur
Known forBlogging
RelativesPrab Sethi (father)
Neelam Sethi (mother)[1]
Maneesh Sethi (brother)

Ramit Singh Sethi is an American personal finance advisor and entrepreneur.[2] Sethi is the author of the 2009 book on personal finance, I Will Teach You to Be Rich and founder of GrowthLab.com,[3] owner of IWillTeachYouToBeRich.com, and owner and a co-founder of PBworks, a commercial wiki website.[4]

He attended Bella Vista High School in Fair Oaks, CA,[citation needed]. In 2004, he graduated from Stanford University with a Bachelor of Arts (Information & Society) in Science, Technology & Society with a minor in Psychology.[5] In 2005 he received a Master of Arts in Sociology (Social Psychology and Interpersonal Processes), also from Stanford.[6]

Business[edit]

In addition to the blog, Sethi has released multiple courses online.

  • Earn 1k
  • Find Your Dream Job -
  • Ramit's Brain Trust
  • Zero to Launch
  • Call to Action
  • Accelerator

In 2015, Sethi announced the launch of GrowthLab.com, an end-to-end online marketing resource.[7]

Personal life[edit]

Ramit Sethi got engaged in 2017 to Cassandra Campa who works as a fashion buyer for Equinox Fitness.[8]

Books[edit]

In 2009, Sethi released I Will Teach You To Be Rich.[9]

Philanthropy[edit]

In 2015, Sethi raised over $350,000 for the non-profit Pencils of Promise.[10]

Controversy[edit]

According to five Glassdoor[11] reviews, Ramit's company "I Will Teach You to be Rich" has a 2.9 star rating out of 5 from current and former employees. Only 23% of current or former employees recommend the company to a friend.

Some of the complaints include bad leadership,[11] long and inflexible hours,[11] and "an overall lack of trust the company has in employees."[11]

Ramit's content has been criticized for being ineffective.[12]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Ron Lieber (4 May 2012). "How to Raise a Financial Wizard". New York Times. Retrieved 3 Jul 2014.
  2. ^ "Ramit Sethi: The new finance guru on the block". New York: CNN Money. December 13, 2011. Retrieved February 21, 2012.
  3. ^ "Start, Build & Grow a Successful Online Business". growthlab.com. Retrieved 2017-03-12.
  4. ^ About PBWorks accessed 22 December 2012
  5. ^ "Ramit Sethi: Did You Know?". South Asian Exec. January 11, 2011. Retrieved February 21, 2012.
  6. ^ Stanford Alumni Association
  7. ^ "GrowthLab | Start and Grow Your Online Business". GrowthLab | Start and Grow Your Online Business. Retrieved 2016-01-11.
  8. ^ "Instagram post by Ramit Sethi • Apr 24, 2017 at 5:25pm UTC". Instagram. Retrieved 2017-04-25.
  9. ^ Patton, Meiko (2016-02-08). "'I Will Teach You To Be Rich.' Here's How One Man Continues to Make Good on That Promise". Entrepreneur. Retrieved 2018-09-20.
  10. ^ https://fundraise.pencilsofpromise.org/fundraise?fcid=448074
  11. ^ a b c d https://www.glassdoor.com/Reviews/I-Will-Teach-You-To-Be-Rich-Reviews-E995948.htm
  12. ^ https://willyoulaugh.com/ramit-find-your-dream-job-review/

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