Elon Musk is popularly known as the Co-founder, CEO and product architect of Tesla Inc. Driven by a mission to accelerate the world’s transition to sustainable energy, Tesla was founded in 2003 by a group engineers including Elon Musk to prove that electric vehicles can be a quicker, better and a more thrilling alternative to gasoline cars. Today Tesla has extended its business from electric cars to sustainable energy solutions by bringing forth a unique set of energy solutions such as Powerwell, powerpack and solar roof. These energy solutions enable homeowners, businesses and utilities to manage renewable energy generation, storage and consumption. As of 2018, Tesla pioneers in its journey to make more affordable and accessible products whilst promoting the advent of clean transport and clean energy production.
The billionaire Tech entrepreneur is also the founder of Space X, an aerospace manufacturer and space transport services company. As the CEO and the lead designer of the company, he oversees the development and manufacturing of advanced rockets and space crafts for missions beyond to and beyond the earth orbit with the ultimate goal of creating a self-sustaining colony in Mars. Whilst being the owner of two most stupendous organizations in the world, Elon Musk is also the forerunner of Neural ink, an organization striving to develop ultra- high bandwidth brain- making interfaces to connect humans and computers. The successful entrepreneur is also dedicating his time and efforts to build artificial intelligence through Open AI, a non -profit Research Company and to ensure that AI’s benefits are as widely and evenly distributed as possible.
The multi-faceted billionaire was also the mastermind behind the creation of PayPal, the world’s leading internet payment system and Zip2, one of the first online maps and direction services, which helped bring major publishers like the New York Times and Hearst online. Though both PayPal and Zip2 were later acquired by Compaq and E bay respectively for huge sums of money, Elon Musk till today remains the prodigy behind the success of two of the most widely used online softwares in the world.
Projecting a masterful lesson in leadership, Musk’s recent twitter responses impressed millions of his customers across nations. Highlighting the importance of listening to customers as a core tenet of being a successful entrepreneur, Musk recently tweeted in is personal twitter account stating “so much blood, sweat and tears from the Tesla Team went in to creating cars that you’d truly love. I hope you do. How can we improve further?” The tweet was liked 137,000 times by millions of users worldwide and customers were highly overwhelmed by Musk’s modesty to have individually responded to dozen other tweets indicating various technological advances, like confirming the arrival of an upgraded version of autopilot software. The eminent entrepreneur’s recent twitter activity also inspired a plethora of inventors and entrepreneurs worldwide to interact with his customers and to pay close attention to their inner desires and requirements.
Being persistent in his endeavors to fulfill his goals, Elon Musk continues to be an inspiration to generations of entrepreneurs and tech developers around the world whilst startling and making most industry watchers nervous by his ability to succeed.