WEB DESK: We have this typical concept in mind that completing education then looking for relevant work is the only way to become successful. Surprisingly, it isn’t and this was proved by some very famous billionaires. They have a similar flaw that they haven’t completed their education but was able to make billion dollars. Plus, they all started at very young age with zero penny in pocket.
Branson once said that he had hard time studying at school so he left and went to London. He worked for the very first time on a magazine, at 17, he was able to organized a charitable organization. Today, Branson owns a record company and not only this, he’s an owner of an entire airline.
IKEA, known across world, was created by Ingvar Kamprad at the age of 17 only. He had dyslexia and due to which he never went for higher education.
He is the youngest billionaire on the list. Moreover, he was a student at Harvard but didn’t receive a diploma. He was being carried away by the invention of a famous social media network.
The creator and owner of clothing brand Zara, Ortega, left school at 13. He started working as a delivery boy in some clothing shop back then. He opened his first ever store in 1975. Today it is famous world wide and the owner made to the list of world’s richest people several times.
He received his Harvard diploma in 2007 only as a tribute to his merits by University administration. He studied there for two years and was then expelled.
Source: Bright Side