• Elon Musk: Tesla Motors CEO, Stanford GSB 2013 Entrepreneurial Company of the Year

    At the 36th annual ENCORE Award event on October 2, 2013, Stanford Graduate School of Business honored Tesla Motor CEO and Product Architect, Elon Musk. Chairman of the ENCORE Selection Committee Geoff Yang (MBA '85) describes why Tesla Motors was selected: 04:20 Fireside Chat with Steve Jurvetson (MBA '95) and Elon Musk: 07:55 Elon Musk discusses 3 areas he thought would have a positive impact on the future: Sustainable energy, Internet and making life multi-planetary 09:00 Elon Musk: "I didn't get into any of this with the expectation of success." 10:46 Why Elon Musk decided to study at Stanford in 1995 11:23 Choosing to focus on the Internet versus electric vehicle technology 11:45 Humble beginnings: When Elon Musk started his first Internet company 13:35 Elon Musk on being t...

    published: 09 Oct 2013
  • MasterCard CEO Ajay Banga on Taking Risks in Your Life and Career

    During his View From The Top talk at Stanford GSB, MasterCard President and CEO Ajay Banga emphasized the importance of communication, taking risks, learning from everyone around you, and surrounding yourself with people who think differently than you do. He also discussed why innovation is "mission critical" in the payments industry. (Recorded April 24, 2014) Related article: http://www.gsb.stanford.edu/insights/mastercard-ceo-challenge-conventional-wisdom More about the View From The Top speaker series: http://www.gsb.stanford.edu/vftt All View From The Top videos: http://www.youtube.com/course?list=EC5C14B375A7F2FEA8

    published: 13 Jun 2014
  • Indra Nooyi, PepsiCo Chairman and CEO & Doug McMillon, Walmart President and CEO

    "Design is something you embed into a product that romances the consumers and draws them to the shelf," shared PepsiCo Chairman and CEO Indra Nooyi during her View From The Top talk at Stanford GSB on May 10, 2016. She joined Walmart President and CEO Doug McMillon in a fireside chat on topics ranging from the value of design to the importance of navigating change in your organization. Read more takeaways on Twitter: http://stanford.io/22fGCxZ

    published: 20 May 2016
  • LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner on Compassionate Management

    “Managing compassionately is about putting yourself in another person’s shoes and seeing the world through their lens and perspective,” shared LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner during his Stanford GSB View From The Top talk on Thursday, February 2, 2017. Read more takeaways from the talk on Twitter: http://stanford.io/2l4S8gm

    published: 03 Feb 2017
  • American Airlines CEO Doug Parker: Go Take Risks

    There’s so much value to be created in large organizations if you’re willing to take risks. "Have a startup mentality," shared American Airlines Group CEO and Chairman Doug Parker. During his View From The Top Talk at Stanford GSB on Thursday, January 21, 2016, Parker also emphasized the importance of building relationships and treating everyone with respect and dignity. Read more of his leadership insights on Twitter: http://stanford.io/1SbBreO

    published: 26 Jan 2016
  • Unilever CEO Paul Polman: Pursue Your Purpose

    "The most important thing is that you pursue your purpose," shared Unilever CEO Paul Polman. "You need to have something where you want to have an impact and that aligns with your values. It will drive your passion. People’s self-worth should not be measured by their net-worth." During his Stanford GSB Global Speaker Series talk on May 13, 2016, Polman also explored how climate change is a development agenda issue. Read more takeaways on Twitter: http://stanford.io/27zMSo9

    published: 20 May 2016
  • Blackstone's Stephen Schwarzman on Hiring Phenomenal People

    “You won’t do well unless you’re hiring people who are consistent with your values,” shared Blackstone Chairman, CEO, and Co-Founder Stephen Schwarzman during his November 18th View From The Top talk at Stanford GSB. Schwarzman also discussed how to handle entrepreneurial rejection. Read more insights on Twitter: http://stanford.io/1wZEI2O

    published: 26 Nov 2014
  • Wells Fargo CEO: "What I've Learned Since Business School"

    As part of the Stanford GSB View From The Top series, Dick Kovacevich, chairman of Wells Fargo, reflects on the lessons he has learned in the 40 years since he left business school. He also describes the management principles that he has used to guide Wells Fargo up to and through the financial crisis. (Recorded: Nov. 5, 2009) More about the View From The Top speaker series: http://www.gsb.stanford.edu/vftt All View From The Top videos: http://www.youtube.com/course?list=EC5C14B375A7F2FEA8

    published: 10 Nov 2009
  • View From The Top: Ken Chenault, CEO of American Express

    Ken Chenault, CEO of American Express, discusses his leadership challenges and the reasons for American Express' many successes with a student audience at Stanford Graduate School of Business. More about the View From The Top speaker series: http://www.gsb.stanford.edu/vftt All View From The Top videos: http://www.youtube.com/course?list=EC5C14B375A7F2FEA8

    published: 16 Jan 2014
  • Stanford University Lecture on Portfolio Management

    SmartOrg’s CEO David Matheson gave a lecture on portfolio management at Stanford University. In his lecture he covers key principles of portfolio management, prioritizing your portfolio, framing and better decision making, as well as his signature portfolio simulation. See the PowerPoint presentation here: http://www.slideshare.net/smartorginc/portfolio-management-101-31855646 Read the complete blog post: http://smartorg.com/portfolio-management-101/ Want more from SmartOrg? Check out our website: http://www.smartorg.com Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/smartorginc Join our LinkedIn page: https://www.linkedin.com/company/smartorg

    published: 12 Dec 2013
  • Stanford Seminar - Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders: Peter Fenton and Jess Lee on becoming a CEO

    Peter Fenton, Benchmark Capital, introduces rising star Jess Lee, 1st time CEO of Polyvore. Together they explore the defining characteristics of a successful CEO within the context of determining the potential of a 1st time CEO. In this seminar, entrepreneurial leaders share lessons from real-world experiences across entrepreneurial settings. Speakers include entrepreneurs, leaders from global technology companies, venture capitalists, and best-selling authors. Half-hour talks are followed by a half hour of class interaction. Learn More: http://stanford.io/V5YQ0b

    published: 28 Nov 2012
  • The Industrialist's Dilemma: Wilko Stark, Daimler

    Legendary European company Daimler sees itself as a mobility company heading into the 21st Century, said Daimler Vice President of Strategy, Wilko Stark. "Our key business is still building, producing and developing cars. This is the backbone of Daimler, and of course trucks and Mercedes Benz ." During his visit to The Industrialist's Dilemma class on February 16, 2017, Wilko discussed the incredible changes happening in their business with Lecturer Robert Siegel. Read more takeaways from the talk on Twitter: http://stanford.io/indusdilemma and Medium: http://stanford.io/2muqNs4 The Industrialist's Dilemma course explores how digital disruptions are having tectonic shifts on large, successful and established companies, whether they have a digital foundation or not. Learn more: http://st...

    published: 01 Mar 2017
  • MAPS CEO interview Dean of Admission from Stanford University

    Do people wonder what the Dean of Admission from Stanford University has to say about its prospective students? MAPS 4 College's CEO, Dr. Koo snagged a personal interview with Richard Shaw. Watch the video!

    published: 21 Jun 2014
  • Mindy Grossman, CEO of HSN, Inc: Culture Trumps Strategy

    "You can't have a sustainable organization unless you have an incredibly engaged culture," shared CEO of HSN, Inc. Mindy Grossman in her Stanford GSB View From The Top talk. Grossman also emphasized the importance of self-awareness in achieving personal and professional success. More about the View From The Top speaker series: http://www.gsb.stanford.edu/vftt All View From The Top videos: http://www.youtube.com/course?list=EC5C14B375A7F2FEA8

    published: 16 May 2014
  • Alibaba Group CEO, Jack Ma, (马云),Jack Ma' Speech In Stanford University, Sept 30, 2011

    Alibaba Group CEO, Jack Ma, (马云),Jack Ma' Speech In Stanford University, Sept 30, 2011

    published: 12 Jul 2013
  • From college dropout to Stanford graduate & construction company CEO.

    To Rory O’Connor, the American dream means having the freedom to pursue whatever one’s dream may be. Rory always knew he would leave Ireland someday, following a national ethos of emigration. What he didn’t know, however, is that this emigration would follow being kicked out of college in Ireland. Once in Kansas City, Rory enrolled in a university again, succeeding so wholly that he received a full ride to Stanford after completing his undergrad. Now, Rory owns a successful construction company and oversaw construction of one of the greatest soccer stadiums in the world. “I think that there is a lot of opportunity here, but you have to have the drive, and ambition, and the talent,” Rory said. Rory’s happiness is found in enjoying the fruits of his labor. If he were in a different city,...

    published: 13 Apr 2016
Elon Musk: Tesla Motors CEO, Stanford GSB 2013 Entrepreneurial Company of the Year

Elon Musk: Tesla Motors CEO, Stanford GSB 2013 Entrepreneurial Company of the Year

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  • Updated: 09 Oct 2013
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At the 36th annual ENCORE Award event on October 2, 2013, Stanford Graduate School of Business honored Tesla Motor CEO and Product Architect, Elon Musk. Chairman of the ENCORE Selection Committee Geoff Yang (MBA '85) describes why Tesla Motors was selected: 04:20 Fireside Chat with Steve Jurvetson (MBA '95) and Elon Musk: 07:55 Elon Musk discusses 3 areas he thought would have a positive impact on the future: Sustainable energy, Internet and making life multi-planetary 09:00 Elon Musk: "I didn't get into any of this with the expectation of success." 10:46 Why Elon Musk decided to study at Stanford in 1995 11:23 Choosing to focus on the Internet versus electric vehicle technology 11:45 Humble beginnings: When Elon Musk started his first Internet company 13:35 Elon Musk on being the CEO of two companies at the same time 16:41 Driving innovation in tough, highly-regulated industries 19:33 The role of luck in electric vehicle design to build the best car 23:15 When did you first know all vehicles would be electric? 25:40 "I used to talk to dates about electric cars." 26:37 Tesla Motors on being a purpose-driven, not profit-driven business 29:16 "We have to generate enough cash flow to fund future developments." 31:12 Elon Musk about SpaceX and Mars 31:40 On Tesla Motors model line-up and trademarks 39:00 Elon Musk on electric supersonic VTOL aircrafts 40:49 Is Tesla Motors going to expand worldwide, including China? 42:53 How does Elon Musk balance profits with purpose? 46:05 Elon Musk on making a car for the masses 51:08
https://wn.com/Elon_Musk_Tesla_Motors_Ceo,_Stanford_Gsb_2013_Entrepreneurial_Company_Of_The_Year
MasterCard CEO Ajay Banga on Taking Risks in Your Life and Career

MasterCard CEO Ajay Banga on Taking Risks in Your Life and Career

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  • Duration: 49:04
  • Updated: 13 Jun 2014
  • views: 553018
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During his View From The Top talk at Stanford GSB, MasterCard President and CEO Ajay Banga emphasized the importance of communication, taking risks, learning from everyone around you, and surrounding yourself with people who think differently than you do. He also discussed why innovation is "mission critical" in the payments industry. (Recorded April 24, 2014) Related article: http://www.gsb.stanford.edu/insights/mastercard-ceo-challenge-conventional-wisdom More about the View From The Top speaker series: http://www.gsb.stanford.edu/vftt All View From The Top videos: http://www.youtube.com/course?list=EC5C14B375A7F2FEA8
https://wn.com/Mastercard_Ceo_Ajay_Banga_On_Taking_Risks_In_Your_Life_And_Career
Indra Nooyi, PepsiCo Chairman and CEO & Doug McMillon, Walmart President and CEO

Indra Nooyi, PepsiCo Chairman and CEO & Doug McMillon, Walmart President and CEO

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  • Updated: 20 May 2016
  • views: 177007
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"Design is something you embed into a product that romances the consumers and draws them to the shelf," shared PepsiCo Chairman and CEO Indra Nooyi during her View From The Top talk at Stanford GSB on May 10, 2016. She joined Walmart President and CEO Doug McMillon in a fireside chat on topics ranging from the value of design to the importance of navigating change in your organization. Read more takeaways on Twitter: http://stanford.io/22fGCxZ
https://wn.com/Indra_Nooyi,_Pepsico_Chairman_And_Ceo_Doug_Mcmillon,_Walmart_President_And_Ceo
LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner on Compassionate Management

LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner on Compassionate Management

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  • Updated: 03 Feb 2017
  • views: 36071
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“Managing compassionately is about putting yourself in another person’s shoes and seeing the world through their lens and perspective,” shared LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner during his Stanford GSB View From The Top talk on Thursday, February 2, 2017. Read more takeaways from the talk on Twitter: http://stanford.io/2l4S8gm
https://wn.com/Linkedin_Ceo_Jeff_Weiner_On_Compassionate_Management
American Airlines CEO Doug Parker: Go Take Risks

American Airlines CEO Doug Parker: Go Take Risks

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  • Updated: 26 Jan 2016
  • views: 20546
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There’s so much value to be created in large organizations if you’re willing to take risks. "Have a startup mentality," shared American Airlines Group CEO and Chairman Doug Parker. During his View From The Top Talk at Stanford GSB on Thursday, January 21, 2016, Parker also emphasized the importance of building relationships and treating everyone with respect and dignity. Read more of his leadership insights on Twitter: http://stanford.io/1SbBreO
https://wn.com/American_Airlines_Ceo_Doug_Parker_Go_Take_Risks
Unilever CEO Paul Polman: Pursue Your Purpose

Unilever CEO Paul Polman: Pursue Your Purpose

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  • Updated: 20 May 2016
  • views: 28482
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"The most important thing is that you pursue your purpose," shared Unilever CEO Paul Polman. "You need to have something where you want to have an impact and that aligns with your values. It will drive your passion. People’s self-worth should not be measured by their net-worth." During his Stanford GSB Global Speaker Series talk on May 13, 2016, Polman also explored how climate change is a development agenda issue. Read more takeaways on Twitter: http://stanford.io/27zMSo9
https://wn.com/Unilever_Ceo_Paul_Polman_Pursue_Your_Purpose
Blackstone's Stephen Schwarzman on Hiring Phenomenal People

Blackstone's Stephen Schwarzman on Hiring Phenomenal People

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  • Duration: 51:29
  • Updated: 26 Nov 2014
  • views: 139540
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“You won’t do well unless you’re hiring people who are consistent with your values,” shared Blackstone Chairman, CEO, and Co-Founder Stephen Schwarzman during his November 18th View From The Top talk at Stanford GSB. Schwarzman also discussed how to handle entrepreneurial rejection. Read more insights on Twitter: http://stanford.io/1wZEI2O
https://wn.com/Blackstone's_Stephen_Schwarzman_On_Hiring_Phenomenal_People
Wells Fargo CEO: "What I've Learned Since Business School"

Wells Fargo CEO: "What I've Learned Since Business School"

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  • Duration: 54:02
  • Updated: 10 Nov 2009
  • views: 82585
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As part of the Stanford GSB View From The Top series, Dick Kovacevich, chairman of Wells Fargo, reflects on the lessons he has learned in the 40 years since he left business school. He also describes the management principles that he has used to guide Wells Fargo up to and through the financial crisis. (Recorded: Nov. 5, 2009) More about the View From The Top speaker series: http://www.gsb.stanford.edu/vftt All View From The Top videos: http://www.youtube.com/course?list=EC5C14B375A7F2FEA8
https://wn.com/Wells_Fargo_Ceo_What_I've_Learned_Since_Business_School
View From The Top: Ken Chenault, CEO of American Express

View From The Top: Ken Chenault, CEO of American Express

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  • Duration: 57:09
  • Updated: 16 Jan 2014
  • views: 231380
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Ken Chenault, CEO of American Express, discusses his leadership challenges and the reasons for American Express' many successes with a student audience at Stanford Graduate School of Business. More about the View From The Top speaker series: http://www.gsb.stanford.edu/vftt All View From The Top videos: http://www.youtube.com/course?list=EC5C14B375A7F2FEA8
https://wn.com/View_From_The_Top_Ken_Chenault,_Ceo_Of_American_Express
Stanford University Lecture on Portfolio Management

Stanford University Lecture on Portfolio Management

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  • Updated: 12 Dec 2013
  • views: 100536
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SmartOrg’s CEO David Matheson gave a lecture on portfolio management at Stanford University. In his lecture he covers key principles of portfolio management, prioritizing your portfolio, framing and better decision making, as well as his signature portfolio simulation. See the PowerPoint presentation here: http://www.slideshare.net/smartorginc/portfolio-management-101-31855646 Read the complete blog post: http://smartorg.com/portfolio-management-101/ Want more from SmartOrg? Check out our website: http://www.smartorg.com Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/smartorginc Join our LinkedIn page: https://www.linkedin.com/company/smartorg
https://wn.com/Stanford_University_Lecture_On_Portfolio_Management
Stanford Seminar - Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders: Peter Fenton and Jess Lee on becoming a CEO

Stanford Seminar - Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders: Peter Fenton and Jess Lee on becoming a CEO

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  • Duration: 57:55
  • Updated: 28 Nov 2012
  • views: 11922
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Peter Fenton, Benchmark Capital, introduces rising star Jess Lee, 1st time CEO of Polyvore. Together they explore the defining characteristics of a successful CEO within the context of determining the potential of a 1st time CEO. In this seminar, entrepreneurial leaders share lessons from real-world experiences across entrepreneurial settings. Speakers include entrepreneurs, leaders from global technology companies, venture capitalists, and best-selling authors. Half-hour talks are followed by a half hour of class interaction. Learn More: http://stanford.io/V5YQ0b
https://wn.com/Stanford_Seminar_Entrepreneurial_Thought_Leaders_Peter_Fenton_And_Jess_Lee_On_Becoming_A_Ceo
The Industrialist's Dilemma: Wilko Stark, Daimler

The Industrialist's Dilemma: Wilko Stark, Daimler

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  • Duration: 21:00
  • Updated: 01 Mar 2017
  • views: 1984
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Legendary European company Daimler sees itself as a mobility company heading into the 21st Century, said Daimler Vice President of Strategy, Wilko Stark. "Our key business is still building, producing and developing cars. This is the backbone of Daimler, and of course trucks and Mercedes Benz ." During his visit to The Industrialist's Dilemma class on February 16, 2017, Wilko discussed the incredible changes happening in their business with Lecturer Robert Siegel. Read more takeaways from the talk on Twitter: http://stanford.io/indusdilemma and Medium: http://stanford.io/2muqNs4 The Industrialist's Dilemma course explores how digital disruptions are having tectonic shifts on large, successful and established companies, whether they have a digital foundation or not. Learn more: http://stanford.io/2iQ8Hv9 Watch Stripe CEO Patrick Collison: http://stanford.io/1nm5Hsg Watch Enjoy CEO Ron Johnson: http://stanford.io/1RGct8R Watch Nest CEO Tony Fadell: http://stanford.io/1W8oxxT Watch 23andMe CEO Anne Wojcicki: http://stanford.io/1Q5KvDr Watch Kaiser Permanente CEO Bernard Tyson: http://stanford.io/1ooINRR Watch Visa CEO Charlie Scharf: http://stanford.io/1XLg2dA Watch Ford CEO Mark Fields: http://stanford.io/21IO2Kb Watch GE Vice Chair Beth Comstock: http://stanford.io/1OX04pY Watch Legendary Pictures CEO Thomas Tull: http://stanford.io/1U4BMTn Watch Caterpillar Group President Rob Charter: http://stanford.io/2mHerZs
https://wn.com/The_Industrialist's_Dilemma_Wilko_Stark,_Daimler
MAPS CEO interview Dean of Admission from Stanford University

MAPS CEO interview Dean of Admission from Stanford University

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  • Duration: 5:43
  • Updated: 21 Jun 2014
  • views: 1073
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Do people wonder what the Dean of Admission from Stanford University has to say about its prospective students? MAPS 4 College's CEO, Dr. Koo snagged a personal interview with Richard Shaw. Watch the video!
https://wn.com/Maps_Ceo_Interview_Dean_Of_Admission_From_Stanford_University
Mindy Grossman, CEO of HSN, Inc: Culture Trumps Strategy

Mindy Grossman, CEO of HSN, Inc: Culture Trumps Strategy

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  • Duration: 48:07
  • Updated: 16 May 2014
  • views: 25913
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"You can't have a sustainable organization unless you have an incredibly engaged culture," shared CEO of HSN, Inc. Mindy Grossman in her Stanford GSB View From The Top talk. Grossman also emphasized the importance of self-awareness in achieving personal and professional success. More about the View From The Top speaker series: http://www.gsb.stanford.edu/vftt All View From The Top videos: http://www.youtube.com/course?list=EC5C14B375A7F2FEA8
https://wn.com/Mindy_Grossman,_Ceo_Of_Hsn,_Inc_Culture_Trumps_Strategy
Alibaba Group CEO, Jack Ma, (马云),Jack Ma' Speech In Stanford University, Sept 30, 2011

Alibaba Group CEO, Jack Ma, (马云),Jack Ma' Speech In Stanford University, Sept 30, 2011

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  • Updated: 12 Jul 2013
  • views: 62347
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From college dropout to Stanford graduate & construction company CEO.

From college dropout to Stanford graduate & construction company CEO.

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  • Duration: 5:56
  • Updated: 13 Apr 2016
  • views: 1022
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To Rory O’Connor, the American dream means having the freedom to pursue whatever one’s dream may be. Rory always knew he would leave Ireland someday, following a national ethos of emigration. What he didn’t know, however, is that this emigration would follow being kicked out of college in Ireland. Once in Kansas City, Rory enrolled in a university again, succeeding so wholly that he received a full ride to Stanford after completing his undergrad. Now, Rory owns a successful construction company and oversaw construction of one of the greatest soccer stadiums in the world. “I think that there is a lot of opportunity here, but you have to have the drive, and ambition, and the talent,” Rory said. Rory’s happiness is found in enjoying the fruits of his labor. If he were in a different city, or back in his home country, he might not have the same opportunity for achievement.
https://wn.com/From_College_Dropout_To_Stanford_Graduate_Construction_Company_Ceo.
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