Benihana is a restaurant franchise based in Tokyo, Japan. The story behind the franchise involves Jordan Belfort (played by Leonardo DiCaprio) who used his charm and charisma to persuade Japanese investors to invest in his company. His scheme was very similar to that of Bernie Madoff.
The book tells the story of the true life events of Jordan Belfort, one of the most successful stockbrokers in New York City who became the youngest self-made millionaire at the age of 22 years old. It is a great story about perseverance and hard work.
The real-life story of the American stockbroker who made millions from illegal activities in the stock market.
From rags to riches, we hear the stories of people who have overcome incredible odds to build their dreams. The story of the late Jordan Belfort is no different. This post explores the rise and fall of a young man from Queens who built one of the largest criminal enterprises in the history of Wall Street.
Discover the real-life story of Jordan Belfort. Learn how he built a $100 million dollar company and became one of the richest men in the world!
How did he make his first million?
In this special edition of our biweekly series on millionaire stories, we talk with the man who made his first million on his own.
This post is part of a series in which we ask entrepreneurs from around the world to share their experiences of starting their businesses.
How did you get your start? How did you come up with the idea? What was your initial goal?
I was working as a graphic designer in Australia when I discovered a local startup called AIM (an acronym for Australian Investment Marketing
In this article, we’ll take you back in time to the start of Mark Zuckerberg’s career. The story starts at Harvard, where he met a young woman with similar interests.
How did he make his first million? That’s the question we get asked most often. The answer: I started out as an English teacher and began making a small income as a writer and translator. Then I met my wife and it was time to have kids. Now we’re in our 30s and making a few hundred thousand dollars a year. It’s fun.
Want to know the secret to make your first million? We have put together a series of interviews with people who have done just that! In each interview, we ask the successful business owners what their initial inspiration was and what it took to get them started.
What was his attitude towards money?
In our new blog, we’re sharing stories about what it was like working with Kanye West and other artists over the years.
This blog is all about personal finance, retirement planning, saving money, paying off debt, living a good life, investing, and much more.
In this post, I’ll talk about the financial status of Thomas Edison. He was known as “the Wizard of Menlo Park”. In his time, he was one of the most powerful inventors in the United States. He invented many things. I am sure you are aware of some of his inventions. You might be surprised to know that he has not become rich by
In our popular blog, we share real-life stories and tips from people who have changed their outlook on money.
This post was written in response to the “What was his attitude towards money?” question on Quora. The question was asked by someone who had read my previous book, The Psychology of Money. I wanted to answer it in a short essay. In the process, I thought it might be useful to share the essay with other people who have read the book,
How did he handle a loss of millions?
How did he handle a loss of millions? A look at what Mark Cuban has been doing with his money.
We wrote this post in honor of the anniversary of the death of Steve Jobs. It’s a tribute to the greatest innovator ever, one who shaped and reshaped society in unimaginable ways.
In 2009, I lost my entire life savings when I was diagnosed with aggressive cancer and had to sell everything. I survived and kept my business. I had some ideas in my head but they were very basic. The problem was that I was running out of money. Then I discovered the plugin called “WordPress Easy Button”. I started testing it and after a month of
On our popular How did he handle a loss of millions? blog, you can read our interviews with people who have been through some big life changes.
We are pleased to announce that we have been asked by ABC News to provide information and guidance about the recent financial issues that have led to the bankruptcy of Lehman Brothers.
What advice would he give to someone who
You can find lots of blogs that can help you with advice on everything from getting your first job to getting out of debt.
In this article, we take a look at the top advice that Harry would give to someone who has decided to start their own business. The following advice is based on his experiences running a company of his own.
In this post, we talk to a few entrepreneurs who have been through the trenches and have a lot of great advice to share.
As a web developer, I am always being asked what advice I would give to someone who wants to be a web developer. So, I have decided to create this blog to share what I have learned throughout my career.
You can get advice on what advice he would give to someone who wants to start their own blog from the people who actually run it. The post also includes how to get started with a WordPress theme, a post on WordPress video tutorials, plus a tutorial on how to add Google analytics to a WordPress site.
What was the story behind this book?
In our popular “What was the story behind this book?” series we ask authors to tell us about the inspiration and development process behind their latest work. The aim is to learn more about the people who write and publish on ThemeForest, the people behind the scenes. This month we talk to the author of this beautiful theme, Gio, who shares his experience
“What’s in the box?” is a tale about a young woman who takes possession of a mysterious box with the promise that she will inherit $1 million dollars. She does just that and has a very interesting life.
In 2011, I quit my job as a software engineer at Apple and spent six months traveling around the world. That trip helped me to discover how important it is to have the right tools when traveling. That’s when I decided to write my first book “The 10 Tools Travelers Need” to share with the world what travelers needed in 2011.
What was the story behind this book? In my own words, it’s this: I’m a guy who gets tired easily. I can only sit in one position for so long without getting uncomfortable. After spending thousands of dollars on ergonomic chairs over the years, I finally learned what really works. Now I’m passing that knowledge on to you.
I have been involved in the publishing industry since I graduated from college, where I was a copy editor at a small weekly newspaper.
How he used his money and his skills to make
How he spent his money and his skills to make money online?
My friends have all done it, but not me. I don’t really think I need a website to tell my life story, but I figured why not? So here it is my journey from rags to riches.
We want to provide the most comprehensive resource for anyone interested in entrepreneurship or building a business online. This blog was born out of my personal journey as I learned how to grow a business by starting multiple companies in various industries and eventually going full-time with one.
Here at DesignMySeat, we help individuals, small businesses, and large corporations improve the way they work with sales chairs.
In this blog, I will share the story of my first time living in London. It includes tips, tricks, advice, and information about living in the big city.