Richard Branson on overcoming hardship and following your dreams

If anyone is qualified to comment on entrepreneurship it’s Richard Branson. Since he founded Virgin in 1970, the company has grown from a small record outlet to a global powerhouse. But it wasn’t all smooth sailing. In this video, Branson tells the story of how he launched Virgin Airlines. His bank manager freaked out and threatened to shut him down if he wasn’t able to come up with the money in just two days. Rather than hide away in bed, Branson got on the phone and saved his company. It has since gone from strength to strength. 
 

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