You should never try to predict the future of technology in any instance because no matter how accurate they may seem, you’ll be in for a world of surprise yet again. One of the main advantages about writing on the Internet is that it has a relatively long and accessible memory.
In 2006, CNN Money’s Business 2.0 Magazine published a crude version of the slideshow to accompany the magazine’s “50 Who Matter Now”. Although the feature is rather breaktaking, what’s more remarkable is its negativity. As respected as past achievements are, their best days are over.
In the world of entrepreneurship, timing is everything. You can give credit to Zuckerberg for launching his online social directory for college students. But you have to know when to take the money and run. Facebook turned down a $750 million buyout offer. This is an incredibly bad move because it sold itself to Rupert Murdoch for only $580 million last year.
On September 9th of this year, Facebook’s worth exceed $200 billion for the first time. It became ranked as one of the most valuable companies in the business. According to Bloomberg, Mark Zuckerberg is the the 13th richest person in the world. It’s all about making strategic business decisions. But how do you know when to make the move that would mark the height of your business? It’s impossible to tell since things change in an instant.