Why are most people poor and how and how can you get rich? One of the simplest strategy to accrue wealth is to learn from people who have done so before. That’s why in this article, I’ve determined to reveal to you five (5) wealth creation advice, from five (5) of the richest people in the world.
1. Focus on solving problems – Bill Gates
Microsoft Founder Bill Gates, has built a reputation for being not only the richest man in the world for many years, but also one of the smartest and most thinker alive today. So, it should come as no surprise that Gates got to where he is by focusing more on development and innovation, and less on the business sides of things.
If you focus on improving and making things better, you will end up being rich. Don’t complain about problems, get busy figuring out how to solve them and you will create massive wealth for yourself.
2. Think long term – Warren Buffet
Self made billionaire Warren Buffet, believes in using a long time investment strategies. In fact Buffet accumulated most of his impressive wealth after turning 50, and continues to makes smart investment till today, pulling off what Forbes called his biggest ever deal in 2005.
Buffet once said, “Successful investing takes time, discipline and patience. No matter how great the talent or effort, some things just take time; you can’t produce a baby in one month by getting nine woman pregnant.”
Don’t be in hurry to be rich, nothing happens overnight. Stay focused and determined, think long time and keep on building.
3. Be a missionary to stay motivated – Jell Bezus
In 2010 interview with Fortune, Jell revealed that he thinks of business as a mission. A mission to save the world. A mission to change the statue quo. A mission that’s bigger than you.
Amazon Founder and CEO Jeff Bezus is a self made billionaire, who recently become the richest man in the world by being a missionary himself. While building a business, you need to see beyond the business itself, you must have a mission that’s more important to you than the money.
4. Think like a Hacker – Mark Zuckerberg
Mark Zuckerberg founded Facebook in Harvard University in 2004. Since then, he’s become one of the most world’s richest and success people. Mark attribute his success to willingness to take risk, and a desire to create something that can change the world. Additionally, he believes in following a business strategy known as the hacker way.
In 2012 letter to potential Facebook investors, he wrote, “Hacker way is an approach to building that involves continuous improvement and iteration. Hackers believe that something can always be better, and that nothing is ever complete.
5. Don’t give up on idea – Jack Ma
Jack Ma attributes his success to never give up in himself or his ideas, one of his most popular quote is “If you don’t give up, you still have a chance. If success is easy to get everyone will have it. The road to success is tough and rough, most people simply can’t endure the journey. You have to be strong and stubborn, if you really want to be successful.”