Sunday, February 5, 2012
Mark Zuckerberg?s 6 Ingredients For Success
Leadership guru Warren Bennis asked whether leaders are born or made. When asked if Wall Street would accept a young Mark Zuckerberg in his early 20s as CEO, Facebook investor Peter Thiel said: ?Well, we?ll wait until he?s over 25 to file?.� Wise move, considering that Mark?s title on his business cards read ?I?m CEO, bitch?. This week Facebook filed its S-1 to go public.� Mark is 27.� How Mark managed to launch a social networking site after Friendster had crashed during MySpace?s zenith has been widely chronicled.� What?s been less discussed is how Mark mastered the six requirements to succeed, namely Ambition, Vision, Determination, Execution, Luck and Timing.