Around here, John Paul Dejoria’s story is one of our favorites. Dejoria is the founder of Paul Mitchell Systems and Patron Tequila. When you delve into how he worked his way out of homelessness and made his way to being worth more than 3 billion dollars, you begin to believe that business success is possible for anyone.
With only $700 in his pocket, living out of his car, and while raising a 2 year old son, Dejoria worked hard to launch his brand Paul Mitchell. In this short Bloomberg Business video, John Paul Dejoria shares his tips for business success.
Here is a quick rundown of the tips:
1. Be prepared to be rejected (Show Grit)
2. Back a Good Product
3. Go the Extra Mile