Inspirational stories on self-made millionaires and billionaires.
Created 29 Jun 2021
  • Bernard Arnault – USD 200 billion man
    20 Nov 2021 • 3 min read • 2 4
    Bernard Arnault, a French investor, businessman and art collector is the chairman and CEO of Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton SE, commonly known as LVMH, world's largest luxury goods company. He built the ...
  • A multi-million-dollar business cleaning Men’s arse!
    13 Nov 2021 • 1 min read • 2 2
    Sean Riley, Brian Wilkin, Ryan Meegan and Jeff Klimkowski, collectively known as “the Dudes” have been friends since grade school in the Chicago area. They ended up sharing a place in Lakeview, and un...
  • CRED - Valued at USD 4.01 billion against a miniscule revenue of USD 72,000
    06 Nov 2021 • 2 min read • 3 12
    CRED was found by Kunal Shah, also the founder of Freecharge – a financial service company. After selling Freecharge in 2015, Kunal had the compelling urge to make people’s lives better. While researc...
  • How Steve Jobs turned PIXAR into a Billion-dollar empire?
    29 Oct 2021 • 3 min read • 2 0
    When you think of Steve Jobs, Pixar Films isn’t one of the many accomplishments that often come to mind or even people know about. Let’s delve a bit deeper into how Jobs acquired Pixar from a niche sp...
  • ROMANCE with RISK to reach for better
    22 Oct 2021 • 2 min read • 2 0
    Thyrocare, the world’s largest preventive healthcare lab and diagnostic centre, synonymous with quality and affordability was found by Arokiaswamy Velumani. To many’s disbelief, Velumani, a millionair...
  • KidPreneur successfully raises money from the ‘Sharks’ to expand business
    15 Oct 2021 • 1 min read • 3 0
    Carson Grill with his father, Jason Grill, were about to touch up paint around their house when they realized the stowed away paint cans they opened had dried up or rusted due to inappropriate storage...
  • Nykaa – A focused e-tailing platform, that’s also profitable!
    09 Oct 2021 • 2 min read • 3 0
    Nykaa, with its etymological roots in Sanskrit, ‘Nayaka’ meaning an actress or the one in spotlight strives for the latter for its clientelle. It is the largest multi-brand omni-channel beauty & perso...
  • The Rise, Fall and Revival of Masayoshi Son
    01 Oct 2021 • 2 min read • 2 0
    Masayoshi Son was born to a Korean immigrant family in Japan in 1957. The family was so destitute that he slept amidst livestock. As a child, he was bullied in school because of his Korean roots, he t...
  • Should Equity compensation be an acceptable norm? And why?
    24 Sep 2021 • 2 min read • 2 0
    What is equity compensation? Equity compensation is a strategy used to improve a business's cash flow. In addition to traditional salaries, the employees are offered a partial stake in the company. Th...
  • Raghunandan Kamath: The ice cream man
    17 Sep 2021 • 4 min read • 2 0
    During the course of this week, I found Rishikesh newsletter - 10+1 Things interesting. This newsletter features 11 interesting stories finely handpicked from the vast universe of information. 10+1 Th...
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