It’s said that the USA and countries like it are where dreams are made real. Actually it doesn’t matter where you live in order to achieve outrageous success, you just need the right entrepreneurial DNA.
Take this humble looking man, now 37 who was once sleeping in a city slum having left home in order to make his first million at just 17. Twenty years later he owns Blippar a mobile phone app business valued at £1.2bn.
So what’s his secret? He says it’s nothing more or less than what all entrepreneurs have heard over the years from the 100 item checklist of success secrets. From such a list if it actually existed, he seems to have scored with…
3 Opportunities grabbed
From his own lips however, he equates his success to
- Taking a risk sometimes
- Believing in Yourself
- Seeing your Dreams through to their Ultimate Conclusion
He’s described as the Real Slumdog Millionaire as if he was the first. One thing for sure, he won’t be the last. It’s just a shame that there are so few of these wonderful success stories on our highly populated planet.