Dhirubhai Ambani worked as an attendant at a gas station
Who does not know Dhirubhai Ambani today. But there was a time when Dhirubhai Ambani worked as a gas station attendant in Yemen. It was his first job. It was the time when he received only 300 rupees a month. But based on his hard work, he also became the manager of the same gas station while working. After that he returned to India in 1957. After that he (Dhirubhai Ambani) started his own business. This company later became Reliance Industries, at that time its net worth was around $96.5 billion. In 2006, Dhirubhai was ranked 138th by Forbes in its list of the richest people in the world. His net worth at that time was $2.9 billion. Dhirubhai Ambani died on July 6 of the same year.
Narayanmurthy was working as a research associate
The first job of Narayana Murthy, who is called the father of IT industry in India and founder of Infosys, was a research associate. Narayana Murthy worked for a faculty at IIM Ahmedabad, where he later became the Chief Systems Manager. After that, Narayana Murthy started a company called Softronics, which didn’t work out. After that, he started a job at Patni Computer Systems in Pune under duress, where he used to earn a salary of Rs 10,000. He launched Infosys in 1981 with 6 friends. As of October 2021, his net worth is estimated at $4.3 billion. When Narayana Murthy decided to start the business, he didn’t have the capital. In such a situation, his wife gave money from her savings to Murthy. With this small amount, Murthy set up a business in Pune and named it Infosys Consultants. The company’s first office was a room in Narayan Murthy’s house. The headquarters of the society was the house of Raghavan.
Ratan Tata’s first job
The country’s veteran industrialist, Ratan Tata worked at Tata Steel Jamshedpur in 1961. Earlier, Ratan Tata worked at Tata Motors. Here he used to stay at GT Hostel located in Telco as a normal employee. While working at Tata Steel, his primary responsibility was to manage the blast furnace and limestone. When Ratan Tata received the first job offer, he had no CV. After reaching IBM without a CV, Ratan Tata made his CV immediately from the present electronic typewriter and handed it to him, although Ratan Tata did not work at IBM.
Jeff Bezos was the fries cook at McDonald’s
Jeff Bezos, who was awarded the Forbes Billionaire of 2022 title, got his first job as a fry cook at McDonald’s. He started his first job in 1980, earning just $2 an hour. Bezos then studied computer engineering and he started doing private work. On Wall Street, he was then in a very good position in a company called Bankers Trust. During the work, he had the chance to travel a lot in America. During these visits, he met many people and knew the problems they were facing, he understood that the future of e-marketing company would be very good in the growing internet age. In this position, he learned the nuances of business and is now the owner of a fortune of $167.6 billion.
Warren Buffett once distributed newspapers
Warren Buffett, CEO and Chairman of Berkshire Hathaway, also started his career with a job. Warren Buffett worked as a newspaper delivery man for the famous American newspaper The Washington Post. Warren was earning $175 a month in 1994 from this job. He distributed nearly 500,000 copies of The Washington Post to his neighbors in Ohama. He was getting $175 a month for this job. Warren Buffett bought Berkshire Hathaway in 1964 to fire the company’s CEO. If we look at today in 2022, Warren’s net worth has reached $103.4.
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