“Elon Musk” is an interesting book and its story is moving around a successful entrepreneur named as Elon Musk. This book was originally published in 2015. By genera it belongs to the category of biography book. It is having total 385 pages.
Books Author: “Ashlee Vance”
“Ashlee Vance” is an American reporter, writer and film maker. He was born in 1977 South Africa. He studied English and Economics from Pomona College. His most popular books are “Shoe Dog”, “When the Heavens Went on Sale” and “Geek Silicon Valley”.
Introduction to “Elon Musk”
“Elon Musk” is written by “Ashlee Vance” and this book is circle around the success story of Elon Musk. The main idea of this book is to define the success stories of Elon Musk as an entrepreneur. His achievements and desires can impress every beginners of entrepreneurship.
This book provides us a lessons including hard work, commitment, and dream big and visionary. The whole features of this book are placed in an accurate manner that attracts a huge numbers of readers towards this book.
Summary of “Elon Musk”
The story of this book is revolves around a prominent man named as Elon Musk. He spent his childhood in South Africa. He was a brilliant student and he used to read a lot of books regarding computer and Technology. He got admission in Queen University Canada in 1989 and then he switched to University of Pennsylvania.
Elon Musk studied physics and economics and then he moved California to start his career in Technology. He started a company named as Zip2 in 1995 which made different computer programs for internet. This company had provided a city related news to many newspaper companies. After a few years, he sold Zip2 and got 22 million dollars.
He initiated a company named as Xicom in 1999 which provided an online financial service to its customers. After some times, Xicom merged with another company named as Confinity and it became PayPal in 2000. Musk still holds shares in PayPal company. While, he left the job of the chairman in 2000. In 2002, he started a new company called eBay and then Musk sold it for 165 million dollar.
After then, Elon Musk set up another company with the name of Tesla Motors which makes electric motor cars. Then, they successfully made their first motor car named as Roadster in 2008. The Roadster got a huge commercial success. In the years of 2012 Tesla started to make other fancy cars including Model X & Model Y. in 2002. Elon Musk stablished a new company named as Space X and it helped to transport stuffs to space.
They made a really good rockets like Falcon 9 and Falcon Heavy. In 2020 Space X was the first private company who sent astronauts to space called the international space station. After that, Elon Musk thoughts of setting-up some of other companies such as Neuralink, it connect the human brain with computer.
The next company was known as Open AI and it is beneficial for the artificial general intelligence. The main idea of Elon Musk is to make the world a better place for living. He always wants to bring about huge innovations in the field of technology as well as business.
“Ashlee Vance” ways of writing in the book “Elon Musk” is approachable and easy to understand. He defines a complete biography of Elon Musk in a concise manner that can persuade a huge numbers of readers worldwide. He uses easy language and avoids all complicated and complex vocabularies and extra jargons with the aim to convey his core ideas and messages in an easy manner.
“Ashlee Vance” introduces and explains in-depth themes such as passion, innovation, hard work and big vision in a broad way that inspire all entrepreneur beginners. He utilizes small and precise words and sentences with the aim to balance the pace of this book.
He placed plot, storylines and opening and closing points in an appropriate and satisfactory manner that’s why this book is popular among audiences. He encourages the audiences to think critically and allow them to come up with their own thoughts about the future of this book. He also elaborates many of real examples and stories that can assist the readers in both of their private and practical lives.
“Elon Musk” had received mostly positive comments from the readers since its publication. This book was praised for its writing style and complete picture of Elon Musk life and his success stories. It has been the New York Times, The Guardians and The Washington Post bestselling book for many weeks.
It also has been sold 3k copies worldwide and translated into 25 various languages since its publication. It was shortlisted for Financial Times book of the year award. Many of other media outlets had awarded their positive feedbacks for this book.
Conclusion of “Elon Musk”
“Elon Musk” is authored by “Ashlee Vance” is a catchy book that provides us a huge numbers of meaningful ideas along with fruitful lessons. The book is about the biography of a successful business man Elon Musk who is a big source of inspiration for all beginners of entrepreneurship.
Whole aspects of this book are placed and defined in an appropriate manner. This book suitable for them who wants to achieve a massive success in the field of business. I highly recommended this book to all of them who love to read biography books.
Q: Why is Elon Musk famous for?
Elon Musk cofounded the electronic payment firm PayPal, and in 2002 he founded SpaceX, a company that makes rockets and spacecraft.
Q: How did Elon Musk start his business?
He borrowed $28,000 from his father.
Q: Who is Tesla company owner?
Q: How did Elon Musk become rich?
Most people think Musk’s wealth stems from Tesla (TSLA).
Q: How did Elon Musk become a CEO?
He became its chairman and product architect, assuming the position of CEO in 2008.
Q: Is Elon Musk an engineer?
Yes, Elon Musk is an ‘engineer.
Q: What country is Elon Musk a citizen of?
Q: Who is Tesla named after?
Inventor Nikola Tesla.
Q: Why is Tesla called Tesla?
A tribute to inventor and electrical engineer Nikola Tesla.
Q: Who is president of Tesla?
Q: Is Elon Married?
Yes, he is a married man.
Q: Is Elon Musk a trillionaire?
Elon Musk is currently considered the world’s richest person.
Q: At what age did Elon Musk became a billionaire?