Top 7 Entrepreneurs & Their Success Stories - Entrepreneurship Guide
“Entrepreneurship is all about doing really crazy things to accomplish amazing things. It’s simply putting a dent in the universe.” ~ Steve Jobs
The term ‘entrepreneur’ refers to an individual who possesses a determined spark to move forward with his dream. As an entrepreneur, your job is to overcome the challenges and make your business idea a success.
This article here deals with those entrepreneurs who have been able to make it to the top. Scroll through this article to read about them and their success stories.
Top 7 Entrepreneurs & Their Success Stories
There are a few things that one has to keep in mind in order to be a successful entrepreneur:
*Having a clear vision is very important.
*You have to work very hard on your goal because a new business will need an extra dose of effort.
* Make sure you have the right people for your job.
*Be very consistent for the years to come. New endeavors do not just become successful in one day. Therefore, you will have to put in your best every day.
Here’s presenting a list of the top 7 famous entrepreneurs and their success stories.
1. Anoushka Nara Giltsoff
Giltsoff is a British entrepreneur who happens to be a successful businesswoman and a media personality. Although, she is more popular, being the ex-wife of the TV actor/ comedian Sean Lock’s wife.
With a net worth of $4-5 million, she rules as internet fame. She gives away a valuable lesson about life, that is, you do not have to be a social butterfly in order to be an influencer.
2. Ramneek Sidhu
Ramneek Sidhu or popularly known as the Founder of The Digital Kings has become a famous name in the list of successful entrepreneurs. This Punjabi entrepreneur started this advertising firm in the year 2015, which works in collaboration with celebrities and musicians from both Hollywood and Bollywood.
It is noteworthy to mention him in this list with his inspirations. He has proved that following the right mentor will make you achieve success. His current net worth records $3 million.
3. Bill Gates
Bill Gates gained popularity as The Founder of Microsoft, which he launched in 1975 in collaboration with Paul Allen. Not only that, but this American business magnate also happens to be an investor, a philanthropist & an author.
Gates was successful in holding the title of the richest entrepreneur in the world, according to Forbes, between the years 1995-2017. Melinda Foundation is one of his notable philanthropist activities.
His net worth records over $130 billion. Gates taught us that if you want your idea to see the light of success, the goal is to start early. He himself started working with computers at 13 years of age.
4. Mark Zuckerberg
Mark Elliot Zuckerberg is a Harvard-educated American entrepreneur & philanthropist in the field of technology. He is the founder of the popular social media platform Facebook.
Zuckerberg is the only entrepreneur who has been able to make it to The Forbes list of 10 richest people under 50. And the only one on The Top 20 Billionaires lists under 40.
His entrepreneurial endeavor Facebook has more than 2.9 billion active users, making him eligible for having a net worth of $80 billion. He taught us that chasing success is more important than chasing money.
5. Ritesh Agarwal
If you are an Indian by origin, then you surely are acquainted with this name. The first and only identity that Ritesh Agarwal shares are that he is the founder of Oyo Rooms.
Oyo Rooms is one of the largest hospitality companies in India that deems to provide pocket-friendly accommodations with every possible facility. Ritesh founded this company in the year 2013 and since then has never looked back.
His net worth has been recorded somewhere around $1.1 billion.
6. Elon Musk
“When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.”
Elon Reeve Musk is a famous entrepreneur in the field of technology. He is an engineer with access to citizenships of several countries, namely, Canada, the U.S., and South Africa.
Elon Musk is not just a famous entrepreneur but has gained the title of an ‘all-rounder’ entrepreneur. He is associated with multiple business ventures. On the one hand, he is the CEO, Co-founder, and Product Architect of Tesla, along with the Co-founder of PayPal, a popular online payment system, and Founder of The Boring Company.
While on the other hand, he is the CEO, Founder, & lead designer at SpaceX. One of the greatest lessons from Musk is that one should never think of themselves as settled. Instead, look for more ways how to utilize the earned money for the growth of your business.
He has a net worth of about $241 billion.
7. Oprah Winfrey
“Be thankful for what you have; you’ll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don’t have, you will never, ever have enough.”
Oprah Winfrey is a billionaire philanthropist, who has attained popularity as the host of the TV show, ‘The Oprah Winfrey Show. This show has been on the top with 24 successful seasons since 1986.
With this show, Oprah has built her individual brand. Her brand is so strong that people have been watching the show solely because of her. This African-American woman hustled since her early days to build her personal brand. Besides being a TV show host, she shares the title of an Actress, a Television Producer, and an Author.
In 2007, Oprah was considered the most influential woman in the world. Not just that, Oprah once shared the title of the only black billionaire in the world.
Oprah has a net worth of about $2.6 billion.
To conclude, entrepreneurship is the hard work and consistency that you put into your business idea, as an entrepreneur. No one can stop success from coming your way if you follow the right path. Another important factor that plays a huge role in making your business a success is targeting the right kind of customers. Although, I seem to have covered most of the famous entrepreneurs in the above article.
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