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13 billionaires who dropped out of college before making their fortunes

Approximately 1 in 8 billionaires on the 2018 ranking of the Forbes 400 wealthiest people in America was a college dropout, Business Insider previously reported. Some of the wealthiest people in the world dropped out of college to focus on growing their companies, while others made their fortunes long after […]
13 billionaires who dropped out of college before making their fortunes
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30 People With ‘Soft’ College Majors Who Became Extremely Successful

[credit provider=”Uriel Sinai/Getty Images”] Recently, venture capitalist Marc Andreessen said that he believed in the value of college, but mostly for maths-based majors like engineering, rather than “softer stuff,” like English. “I’m sure it’s fun, but the average college graduate with a degree in something like English is going to end […]
30 People With ‘Soft’ College Majors Who Became Extremely Successful
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Ted Turner Reveals His Biggest Business Regret With CNN

[credit provider=”CBS”] Turner Broadcasting founder Ted Turner appeared on “CBS This Morning” Thursday and told Charlie Rose that he wishes CNN had “a little less fluff” these days.Turner lost control of CNN when Time Warner merged with AOL in 2010, which, he reveals, is his biggest regret in business.
Ted Turner Reveals His Biggest Business Regret With CNN
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11 Inspirational Quotes From Legendary Billionaires

[credit provider=”wikipedia” url=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Andrew_Carnegie,_three-quarter_length_portrait,_seated,_facing_slightly_left,_1913-crop.jpg”] From robber barons to TV personalities, the world’s billionaires didn’t get rich without acquiring some wisdom along the way.Thanks to MyComeUp.com for compiling some of the best billionaire quotes.
11 Inspirational Quotes From Legendary Billionaires
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Dyslexia Makes Great Entrepreneurs

A new on HBO2 examines the role of dyslexia in the lives of successful entrepreneurs and corporate leaders around the world. The film, Journey into Dyslexia, directed by Alan and Susan Raymond, presents several prominent dyslexic adults including Ben Foss, inventor of the Intel Reader; Steve Walker, New England Wood Pellet […]
Dyslexia Makes Great Entrepreneurs
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The World’s 15 Biggest Landowners

The world’s total land mass consists of 36.8 billion acres of inhabitable land.An incredible 21 per cent of this land is owned by a short list of landowners, according to The New Statesman.
The World’s 15 Biggest Landowners