The vast majority of super-rich people had some help along the way. In fact, Entrepreneur points out, 27 of the world's 100 richest people are heirs. The 73 remaining richest mostly had either education or reasonably well-off parents to boost their chances. But what about the eight who had neither a college degree nor money to support them?
When we talk about risk, we're often looking at the negative side of the equation: the reckless actions that we regret later. But there's another aspect to risk taking. Without risk, it's virtually impossible to have reward.