Three stories to begin with:

  1. Nokia refused Android
  2. Yahoo refused Google
  3. Kodak refused digital cameras

Lessons:

  1. Take risks
  2. Embrace change
  3. If you refuse to change with time, you will be obsoleted

Two more stories:

  1. Facebook takes over WhatsApp and Instagram
  2. Grab takes over Uber in South East Asia

Lessons:

  1. Become so powerful that your competitors become your allies
  2. Reach the top position and then eliminate the competition
  3. Keep innovating

Two more stories:

  1. Colonel Sanders founded KFC at the age of 65
  2. Jack Ma, who couldn’t get a job at KFC, founded Alibaba, and retired at 55

Lessons:

  1. Age is just a number
  2. Only those who keep trying will succeed

Last but not the least:

Lamborghini was founded as a result of the revenge of a tractor owner who was insulted by Enzo Ferrari, the founder of Ferrari

Lessons:

Never underestimate anyone, ever!

– Just keep working hard
– Invest your time wisely

– Don’t be afraid to fail