Elon Musk and PayPal :
A boy was born in South Africa whose father was an engineer.
At 10, the introverted boy developed deep interest in computers.
But things at school weren’t going well for him as he was constantly bullied.
One day, the bullies threw him down the stairs and beat him until he blacked out.
And just after 2 day of admission in PhD at Stanford, he dropped out of university.
Just to try out his luck with the idea he had, he went out.
But later, he ended up getting kicked from the company he created himself (Paypal).
At that time, he started reading books to learn how to build rockets.
While on his trip to Russia to buy a rocket to send to Mars, he realized that rockets were
So, he decided to start a company Space-X to build his own rockets with his own money.
In the meantime, he founded an electric company called Tesla.
I put millions in SpaceX and Tesla and I had to borrow money for rent.
But unfortunately his first 3 rocket launches failed and exploded causing a loss of million.
Both his companies SpaceX and Tesla were running out of cash. But that didn’t stop him!
Project that was so close to his heart barely escaped bankruptcy.
When his 4th launch finally succeeded, he barely had money for day to day expenses.
And hours before Tesla was about to close down, it received investment.
Today Elon Musk is one of the Richest Tech Billionaires with netwoth of $20.4 Billion.
Elon’s story teaches us that when something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in yours favor and that take every chance.
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