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You’ll Won’t Believe the 1st Job These 12 Leaders Had (INFOGRAPHIC)

“A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.”

I love people’s or business’ origin stories. I don’t know what it is, but I love hearing about where they started and how they got where they are today.

Well, the infographic below from reveals just that type of information.  It’s called “The First Job of Iconic Leaders.”

In this infographic, you’ll discover what the first job was for people such as:

  • Reed Hastings (CEO of Netflix)
  • Michael Dell (CEO of Dell Computers)
  • Marissa Mayer (CEO of Yahoo)
  • And more (Barack Obama is one of the others)

The First Job of 12 Iconic Leaders

“You may not realize it, but your first job is important. Not only can a part-time job help you save towards your dreams, but it can also teach you valuable lessons about the value of money, which means you’re more likely to make smart moves later on in your career, such as switching your business electricity to save money.

“It doesn’t matter where you start, the important thing is that you begin on a journey to success early on with all the right lessons learnt. Below we take a look at how some of the planet’s most iconic business leaders began their careers, and what lessons their first jobs taught them to help them achieve success in their later lives.”

the first job of 12 iconic leaders

About Scott Aughtmon (1872 Articles)
I’m author of the book 51 Content Marketing Hacks. I am also a regular contributor to and I am the person behind the popular infographic 21 Types of Content We Crave. I’m a business strategist, consultant, content creation specialist, and speaker. I’ve been studying effective marketing and business methods (both online and offline) since 1999. ===> If you would like to see ways that we could work together, then please click here to learn more.