Wisdom From Books

Do you want to travel to Space? Here is how….

Posted on: December 14, 2009

Cover page - Richard Branson's autobiography

Cover page - Richard Branson's autobiography

In one of our polls, most people indicated they want to do business or conduct part-time business. Here is an inspirational book in which Mr. Richard Branson tells his story: Losing my virginity!

Who is Richard Branson? He is founder of Virgin group of Company including Virgin music, Virgin atlantic, Virgin mobiles, Virgin this, virgin that and here is what Wikipedia says about him:

Sir Richard Charles Nicholas Branson (born 18 July 1950) is an English industrialist, best known for his Virgin brand of over 360 companies. Branson’s first successful business venture was at age 16, when he published a magazine called Student. He then set up an audio record mail-order business in 1970. In 1972, he opened a chain of record stores, Virgin Records, later known as Virgin megastore and rebranded after a management buyout as Zavvi in late 2007.

With his flamboyant and competitive style, Branson’s Virgin brand grew rapidly during the 1980s—as he set up Virgin Atlantic Airways and expanded the Virgin Records music label. Richard Branson is the 261st richest person according to Forbes’ 2009 list of billionaires, with an estimated net worth of approximately £1.5 billion (US$2.5 billion)

This week we will discuss ideas from his autobiography: Losing my virginity. You will come to know about how he developed a multi national, multi billion conglomerate and many other ideas from his auto biography.

Do you want to travel to space? Mr. Branson has a project for you. He is taking people in space!!!

Are you interested? See this video clip and enjoy – More from his book in this week.


1 Response to "Do you want to travel to Space? Here is how…."

Again, what an outstanding choice of books, Malik. Great job!

I wanted to share a gem with all the readers of this amazing blog. It is a free ebook by one of my Gurus – Seth Godin (one of the most popular thinkers and bloggers in the world!)

You can freely download it from this link and share with others via Facebook, Twitter, LInkedIn or other sites.

Enjoy this brilliant gem: http://powerofourthoughts.blogspot.com/2009/12/what-matters-now-get-free-ebook.html

Malik, you can also post this link as your blog post so everyone can benefit.

Dare to dream!

Keep shining!

Nuruddin Abjani

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