“Creativity and ambition breed hope in the hearts and minds of entrepreneurs across America. These six incredible people embody the American dream. Though they came from humble beginnings, they now rank among the wealthiest and most successful business people on the planet.”
Some of the richest people we know today had humble beginnings. They started from the bottom and build their wealth all the way to the top. “Almost two-thirds of the world’s billionaires made their fortunes from scratch, relying on grit and determination, and not on good genes”, according to Daily Finance.
“Virgin Empire founder Richard Branson’s first job was selling Christmas trees. NBA Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban’s first job was selling garbage bags. Las Vegas Sands Corporation CEO Sheldon Adelson’s first job was selling newspapers. Groupon co-founder Eric Lefkofsky’s first job was selling carpets. And Elon Musk, the founder of Tesla Motors and PayPal, started his working life writing video games.”- Entrepreneur
Meet 6 people who earned their wealth all on their own.