Business Profile: Michael Bloomberg

Business Profile: Michael Bloomberg

On making progress from the ninth richest person in the world.

Age: 77

Industry: Financial media and services

Net worth: $62.1 billion

Forbes 100 greatest business minds 2019

On Progress:
“Progress really is possible.”
On Calmness:
“You can’t sit there and worry about everything.”
On Self Respect:
“I don’t know why you should be proud of something. It doesn’t make you any better or worse. You are what you are.”

Image: Michael R. Bloomberg at Grand Central Terminal’s official 100-year anniversary celebration in 2013 / CC 20.0 license, by Patrick Cashin from Metropolitan Transportation Authority

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