Robert Herjavec went from having no money as a Canadian immigrant to a net worth of over $200 million.
His growing celebrity status began after appearing on Canada’s CBC Dragons Den. He left Dragons Den to join the cast of entrepreneurs on the US Shark Tank where he appears alongside successful women entrepreneur Lori Greiner. His celebrity status jumped again when he appeared on Dancing with The Stars.
Shark Tank Robert Herjavec sold his first successful business for a cool $30.2 million. Since then he has gone on to create even more wealth and success.
Sir Richard Branson, entrepreneur, celebrity and a true leader, who’s known around the world for his Virgin Brand. This article on Sir Richard Branson’s leadership style shows how he’s not afraid to be different.
Sir Richard Branson is first and foremost a rule breaker. Rules are made to be broken and shouldn’t be set in stone, according to Branson. He also advises entrepreneurs to be leaders and not bosses. Bosses are for organised crime and unions.
With his imitable style of press stunts and clever marketing tactics, you’d not be at all surprised that he advises entrepreneurs to lead from the front.
Never fear failure, as many of the most successful entrepreneurs in the world came from failure. The likes of Henry Ford, Walt Disney and Sir James Dyson, to name just three entrepreneurs who failed before their hugely famous successes.
The reason these entrepreneurs have gone on to succeed despite their failures, is because of how they view failure. Instead of seeing it as a bad thing, they see it as a learning process.
Some entrepreneurs see a failure as a way of finding out how not to do something, as Thomas Edison did whilst inventing light bulbs.
Lori Greiner is a successful business woman and TV celebrity. Lori Greiner has an estimated net worth of over $50 million, having set up a business aged 26 with a $300k loan.
From her first invention of a jewelry box, she has since gone on to own over 120 patents. Her business Your Easy Only Inc. has grossed over $500,000,000 in sales since inception.
Known as the Queen of QVC and now the warm blooded shark on America’s entrepreneur show Shark Tank. She’s become a venture capitalist and mentor to many businesses she’s invested in from being on the popular Shark Tank show.
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