If we compare life in the 17th century and the period that was before that, then it should be noted that the fact that first manufactories began to appear and actively develop, and then industry. And this means that people no longer worked on their own land, but got the opportunity to work in factories and factories, the peasants began to become a full-fledged working class, which means they no longer live off subsistence farming, but earn money and have significantly higher purchasing power. The form of the structure of society has changed.
One of the components of a person's success in our time is receiving modern high-quality education, mastering the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary for life in society. A person today needs to study almost all his life, mastering everything new and new, acquiring the necessary professional qualities.