Famous Business People in the World

Are you looking forward to start a business and achieve success with it? Are you already a business owner who wants to improve chances of success? Do you know what it takes to overcome hard times? Here are inspiring stories of famous people in business that will help business owners to thrive.

  • B. V. Doshi Story

    8th March 2018: In the field of architecture, to be honored as the ‘Laureate of the Pritzker Prize’ is considered to be the highest honor for an architect in the world. At the age of 90, Balkrishna Vithaldas Doshi becomes the first Indian...
  • Dr. Liu Thai Ker Story

    The undying spirit of success and the will to be in a different class has led many great individuals to do the most unexpected in the world. Sheer perseverance, hard work and the will to excel against all odds, all these traits have unleashed creativity to go down in history b...
  • From Shoe Seller to Retail Billionaire in the Philippines: Henry Sy Story

    From rags to riches—the stories we are so often inspired by. Where the poor and hard-pressed become the rich and the powerful, either b...


  • The Glamorous Doyenne of Modern American Fashion: Diane von Fürstenberg Story

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  • Lucy Peng Story

    Profile Lucy Peng popularly called Peng Lei is down to earth and a humble business mogul. On...
  • Ivanka Trump Story

    If you’d replace being a TV personality with being a socialite, a fashion model, and a remarkable author, you’d have similar characteristics to Ivanka Trump. ...

Just like you need a driver’s license to be able to drive, you need some personality traits to achieve success in business. The financial gain, personal satisfaction, enjoyment and stability you get from your business is the sum of what you invested in it. Most successful businessmen did what they enjoyed. If you don’t enjoy your business, it will be definitely reflected in your performance, and result in lack of success.

Successful business people analyze different business situations, do their research, compile the data, and conclude as per the facts revealed. They make a feasible business plan, and use it as a map to go from mark A to Z. As cash flow is the lifeblood of a business, successful business people learn to manage it by buying inventory, paying for the services, promoting and marketing the business, and repairing and replacing equipments. Wise business people ensure their cash flow and manage their money well.

Most businesses fail because the owners don’t take them seriously enough. They usually get sidetracked, fail to stay motivated, and head towards the grindstone. If you are also feeling the same, read these inspiring stories of famous business people, and know how they developed, implemented and maintained their business.