Did you know that John Paul DeJoria, the billionaire businessman and philanthropist, started out working for various jobs, such as being a janitor and insurance salesman, among many others? Not only that, his past was not too favorable, either: Growing up from a broken home, was a member of a street gang, and so on (source).
But due to his vast experience in life, he has so much to share, including what makes him a successful person today.
Want a life lesson from Mr. DeJoria? Watch this short, yet inspiring video, featuring Mr. DeJoria sharing his story when he was working in a cleaner shop, earning $1.25 an hour:
Here’s a quotable quote from the inspiring billionaire: “Success is how well do you do what you do when nobody else is looking.”
Well, you heard the man: Keep on working hard even when nobody notices you, and sooner or later, success will come to you.