In just one day, Mark Zuckerberg got a little richer and became the 23rd richest man in the world. The 28-year-old took his company public on May 18, 2012 and made billions of dollars for Facebook instantaneously. Though Zuckerberg never got a degree in business, he has taught himself all the aspects of running a business and now controls a company that connects 1 in every 8 human beings on the world. His ability to innovate and adapt to technology is what has made him into the short list of the mega rich.
Zuckerberg’s success story is something all students pursuing an MBA should admire. Learning how to run a business and capitalizing on emerging markets is what getting a MBA is all about. It’s important as business students to understand this and someday, you might be the next Mark Zuckerberg or even the next Bill Gates and be featured on Forbes as one of the richest people on earth. Here’s an infographic showing just large big Mark Zuckerberg’s wealth is.