- Founder of ‘Virgin Group’
- Business magnate
Quotes by Richard Branson – ESFP
Richard: “You don’t learn to walk by following rules. You learn by doing, and by falling over.”
Richard: “Do not be embarrassed by your failures, learn from them and start again.”
Richard: “My general attitude to life is to enjoy every minute of every day. I never do anything with a feeling of, ’Oh God, I’ve got to do this today.’”
Richard: “One thing is certain in business. You and everyone around you will make mistakes.”
Richard: “Oh, screw it, let’s dot it.”
More about Richard Branson – ESFP
“Losing My Virginity: How I Survived, Had Fun, and Made a Fortune Doing Business My Way” by Richard Branson
That’s the philosophy that has allowed Richard Branson, in slightly more than 25 years, to create many successful ventures. From the airline business (Virgin Atlantic Airways), to retail (Virgin Megastores), to music (Virgin Records and V2), to cola (Virgin Cola), and nearly a hundred others, ranging from bridal wear to financial services, Richard has a track record second to none.
“The Virgin Way: If It’s Not Fun, It’s Not Worth Doing” by Richard Branson
This is a book about leadership from someone who never even read a book on leadership in his life.
While building the Virgin Group over the course of forty years, Richard Branson has never shied away from tackling seemingly impossible challenges that others considered sheer lunacy. He has taken on giants like British Airways and won, and monsters like Coca-Cola and lost.