As Tesla cuts pay and lays off workers, Elon Musk lands $700 million payout

In the middle of the worst economic downturn since the Great Depression, Elon Musk has unlocked the first tranche of his massive $55 billion compensation package. [Read full article on Forbes] 
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First principles: The building blocks of true knowledge

First principles thinking is one of the most effective strategies for finding innovative solutions to problems—and it's the foundation for SpaceX founder Elon Musk's success. Most people find it much easier to take something they already know and apply it as an analogy for how things should be done. To come up with a truly innovative solution however, you need to rethink the problem from the ground up. By breaking a problem down to the fundamental assumptions—or first principles—that underp...
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Elon Musk’s speech at SpaceX 2017 Event


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Elon Musk shapes the odds in his favor and becomes the real-life Tony Stark

Elon Musk is the kind of person who doesn’t really need an introduction, he’s a business magnate, investor, engineer, and inventor who has deservedly earned the title of real-life Tony Stark. What’s more, Robert Downey Jr. (who portrays Iron Man in the Marvel movie franchise) admitted that he based part of his character on Musk and met with him several times before shooting to copy his mannerisms and insights.Musk has been shaping the odds in his favor since a very early age. We know a lot of th...
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Trust = Success = #businessworthy

On 16 May 2017 the Oslo Business for Peace Award Ceremony took place in the Norwegian capital. The Business for Peace Foundation was established with a vision that the purpose of all business leaders is to improve society, i.e. be #businessworthy, which means they must ethically and responsibly create economic value whilst creating value for society. The Oslo Business for Peace Award aims to be the highest form of recognition given by society to individual business leaders for outstanding #busin...
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