From selling shoes from the back of a car to a Sportswear Giant The Nike swoosh has become a symbol of excellence and success around the world. Standing tall among competitors in the industry, this uncontested giant has built itself up through larger-than-life marketing campaigns, high-profile endorsements, and stylish designs.
Way before Airbnb convinced homeowners to open their homes up for strangers, it was just an idea by two struggling gentlemen who needed to make rent. The success of Airbnb is a modern-day feel-good story that shows how a simple concept executed well can make anyone a millionaire. Since launching
IKEA is one of the world’s largest furniture retail companies today. In 2020, IKEA was the seventh most valuable retailer brand worldwide. It was valued at nearly $19 billion and operated over 400 stores in multiple countries, generating more than $35 billion. The Swedish multinational group designs affordable, high-quality ready-to-assemble
How the start-up disrupted the ride-hailing industry Uber has had its equal share of successes and losses. When Uber came onto the scene in 2009, it revolutionized the modern ride-hailing industry. In fact, Uber was such an innovative idea that it completely altered the way consumers and businesses operated in
So what does it take to create the world’s largest online marketplace? It seems impossible to fully comprehend how a small startup online bookseller became one of today’s most profitable companies. The numbers don’t lie; according to Statista, Amazon’s annual revenue in 2020 was reported at 21.33 billion U.S. dollars,
There are hundreds of thousands of business books out there. Michael Parrish DuDell from Forbes estimated that 11 thousand business books are being published every year. It’s almost 1000 books a month. I’ve already read hundreds of business books. I don’t exaggerate. I read 10-30 books a year. Most of
Early Days The history of Mcdonald’s goes right back to the times of the Great Depression. The original founders, the Mcdonald Brothers, moved out to California from New Hampshire in the early 1930s. The boys had a relative who became a police officer in Hollywood and thus became well acquainted
Netflix has come a long way from its roots as a small rental DVD business in the late 90s. Now an established tech company and entertainment streaming powerhouse, Netflix is front and center in modern content development. The rise of Netflix is both entertaining and inspiring. The start-up faced considerable