Warren Buffett acquired Johns-Manville Corporation, previously Hiram Manville’s family company, into his Berkshire Hathaway portfolio. In this blog, Warren shares the number one tool he developed which made him Billions and if he can, anyone can. According to Warren Buffett, the best thing you can do is invest in yourself; this is your greatest asset. […]
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Tyler Perry’s message to the masses is forgiveness opens doors As a kid, Tyler was abused both sexually and physically and at the tender age of just 12 years old, decided he wanted to end his life. Thankfully for him and the whole world, a small word from the Oprah Winfrey Show, lit a small […]
If there is any area in your life, you do not feel fulfilled, where you feel angry, frustrated, guilty or any of these negative emotions, it eventually boils down to you not having one of these needs accounted for. You do not hate your job because of your boss, or your spouse because of their […]
Most entrepreneurs would succumb to the pressure Goldman and his team have faced in setting up a fair trade beverage company that’s profitable. Tales of car wrecks, stolen money, and an employee heart attack litter the 15-year journey. When starting out Seth Goldman was looking for something to drink with less than 12 spoonful’s of […]
Smile A smile is so infectious that it can light up a complete stranger’s day producing a warm and genuine smile allows people to feel you are open and friendly. Strangely enough, even when we’re talking on the phone, our smile comes through in our voices it actually has the power to change our own […]
Sakichi Toyoda, who started his career as a farmer & carpenter grew obsessed from an early age with providing something useful for society. Throughout his 20s a fascination with new technology drove to him to embark on a lifelong journey that resulted in the invention and production of the world’s first automatic loom. His innovation […]
After spending a few years in united states, Opie Lopansri returned to his home in Bangkok to start a tech business. In 2011 he launched smart-stamp which allows retailers to distribute loyalty points more efficiently and effectively, through a simple touch on the smartphone screen rather than going through a complicated till or point of […]
Despite Nick Vujicic, the smiling man with no arms & no legs, having an upbringing filled with love, he also struggled with the ‘Irrational Fear’ that he would never get a job, get a wife and live the seemingly beautiful life people around him did. He suffered from the same thing we all do, fear […]
Michela De Prince had a hugely challenging upbringing more than most of us will ever experience. She grew up in Sierra Leone during a civil war which saw her biological Father shot and killed Mother starve to death soon after that. Initially, Michela’s uncle took her in but eventually abandoned her to an orphanage where […]
Madame CJ Walker was a huge pioneer and represented the true spirit of an entrepreneur in the late 1800s. In 1890 discovering her hair was falling out, she experimented with homemade remedies that she believed and hoped would restore her locks In the middle of the night, she described having a vivid dream through which a formula […]
Jeff began his early working career at a start-up company Fitel, turning down positions at Intel and bell. Quickly rising through the ranks, he eventually landed a role as head of development and director of customer service however the start-up struggled to get off the ground. After spending a few years job hopping, he discovered […]
One of the hardest things in the world, is to control the temptation to justify and argue our point of view. Especially when we are absolutely convinced that we’re right about something.
Most people think those who are highly successful, highly efficient and high achievers got there because of either sheer talent or hard work; this couldn’t be farther from the truth and let me explain. Most people who have reached the pinnacle of a particular skill, talent or subject are there because of the inconceivably small […]
Born in Taiwan to the founder of a billion-dollar company, Formosa Plastics, it seems Cher was born for business. After moving to LA and graduating in economics, Cher was selling motherboards and personal computers, but she noticed a big problem. They were big, they were clunky, and they were awkward, so it was here she […]
1) Passionate The passion of Bruce Lee for his love was what captivated us so much, the enthusiasm with which he speaks, his body language and his immersion in his art moved us also to be enthusiastic. On top of that, he had an ability to connect what he loves to relate to the things […]
1) Pacing of Speech When you listen to Bruce speak it is almost like a foxtrot where there will be moments where he speech slows down, and he creates intrigue around the topic of the conversation, then suddenly he will speed up, and the intensity of the room suddenly lifts. The toing and froing keeps […]
The talented surfer, destined for greatness, was caught in the wrong place at the wrong time when she got her arm bitten off by a Tiger Shark. Losing over 60% of her blood, most of her left arm and a 16-inch bite from her board, Bethany Hamilton came extremely close to death. She was just […]
Don’t Criticise Condemn or Complain World famous psychologist B.F. Skinner proved that an animal rewarded for good behaviour would learn much faster and retain what it learns far more efficiently than an animal punished for bad behaviour. Since then, further studies have shown that this same principle applies to humans as well: Criticizing others doesn’t […]
After the comic book bubble burst, marvel fell heavily into debt, after a few years of firefighting, and huge disagreements within the board and shareholders, Avi Arad sensed a new opportunity to take Marvel to the big screen.
Arianna Huffington, founder of The Huffington Post, author and all-round journalistic powerhouse, has revealed to Business Insider the best career advice she’s ever received. She was tempted to switch career paths after getting rejected by 36 different major publications for her second book. Despite her setback, Arianna found the resilience to carry on through the […]