What subjects did the world’s most successful entrepreneurs study?

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“Many of us go through life searching for the magic formula to success; examining patterns and accumulating esteemed advice from our business heroes. However, attempting to replicate others’ achievements is a futile ambition as even an identical journey will lead to a different destination.”

The following article by Virgin will discuss:

  • What fields successful entrepreneurs studied (if they studied at all)
  • Why engineering is a prevalent field for entrepreneurs and billionaires
  • Where the arts & STEM fields fall in this entrepreneur survey
  • How a wide skill set contributes to entrepreneur success
  • What is the “x-factor”

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