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Business Advice From Billionaires

If you want to learn about entrepreneurship, investing, and becoming wealthy, why not look to the top? This is a compilation of advice, videos, and books created or recommended by billionaires.

We don't hear much about billionaires from day to day. This is partly because there are so few of them (there are currently about 1,000 billionaires in terms of US dollars in the world, which is 0.000015% of the population) and partly because most of them keep a low profile. Luckily, some members of this elite group have offered some help to the rest of us.

Richard Branson

Richard Branson at press conference

Sir Richard Branson is the founder of the "Virgin" brand of over 350 companies.

Net worth: 8.6 billion USD

Books written by Richard Branson

Videos of Richard Branson

Quotes by Richard Branson

Mark Cuban

Mark Cuban speaking

Currently chairman of HDNet and owner of the Dallas Mavericks NBA team, Mark Cuban gained his billionaire status in 1999 by selling Broadcast.com to Yahoo! for 5.9 billion in stock.

Net worth: 2.8 billion USD

Blog Posts by Mark Cuban

Mark Cuban is the only billionaire I know of who publishes a blog. Blog Maverick is where Cuban frequently writes about business, and technology, and basketball. Here are some excellent posts:

Videos of Mark Cuban

Quotes by Mark Cuban

Warren Buffet

Warren Buffet talking and eating

Warren Buffett is the chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, a massive conglomerate with holdings in GEICO, Costco, Fruit of the Loom, Coca-Cola, American Express, Nike, and dozens more.

Net worth: 62.0 billion USD

Books Authored by Warren Buffet

Books Warren Buffet Collaborated On

Videos of Warren Buffet

Quotes by Warren Buffet

Larry Ellison

Larry Ellison at press conference

Larry Ellison is the co-founder and CEO of Oracle Corporation, a major enterprise software company. Today he is ranked as the 14th richest person in the world. Not bad for a college dropout.

Net worth: 25.0 billion USD

Books Featuring Larry Ellison

Videos of Larry Ellison

Quotes by Larry Ellison

Eric Schmidt

Eric Schmidt speaking

Dr. Eric Schmidt became a billionaire from the stock options he received as the CEO of Google. Today he is also a member of the Board of Directors of Apple.

Net worth: 6.6 billion USD

Videos of Eric Schmidt

Business Models by Eric Schmidt

Quotes by Eric Schmidt

Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs advice

Steve Jobs is the co-founder and CEO of Apple Steve Jobs and he was the majority shareholder of Pixar when Disney bought it in 2006 for $7.4 billion in stock.

Net worth: 5.4 billion USD

Videos with Steve Jobs

Interviews with Steve Jobs

Quotes by Steve Jobs

Larry Page

Larry Page speaking

Cofounder of Google, Inc.

Net worth: 18.0 billion USD

Videos of Larry Page

Quotes by Larry Page

Sergey Brin

Sergey Brin

Cofounder of Google, Inc.

Net worth: 18.0 billion USD

Videos of Sergey Brin

Quotes by Sergey Brin