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Here's How Richard Branson Got His Big Break

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Sir Richard Branson is one of the most popular and active entrepreneurs and billionaires in the world.

He is the founder and chairman of the Virgin Group, which consists of over 300 companies in a variety of different industries — from transportation to tech to finance and beyond.

But what was the one big break that made Branson’s career?

Watch an excerpt from our interview with Branson below, where he talks about the one deal that opened the doors to fame and fortune, and the business strategies that got him there.

Produced by Justin Gmoser; Additional camera by Daniel Goodman

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