Eight Ways You Can Make $53,0000
Warren Buffet is a very impressive man. While most kids were watching tv he was out hustling everything from newspapers to pinball machines. His pinball story shows his real business acumen Not only did he place a pinball machine where everyone goes, the barbershop but he also use his proceeds to buy more pinball machines to expand his business.
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Warren bought a broken pinball machine for twenty-five dollars, and went to his friend Don Danly to fix it. Together they started Wilson’s Coin-Operated Machine Company. They asked a local barber if they could put the machine in the back of his shop, in exchange for half the money they raised. In just a single day, enough customers at the barbershop played pinball to make four dollars. Within a week Warren had enough money to buy more pinball machines, which he negotiated into other barber shops, building a small empire before he could even legally vote.
From a very young age Warren Buffet was cultivating a selling lifestyle. Being a good salesman is one of the best skills you can have. You can cultivate your selling skills by reselling tickets or in demand electronics like cameras or even golf balls like Warren.
About Shaun Archer Tatum Shaun works in corporate finance in New York City. He has done financial consulting for several start-ups and has worked at several Fortune 500 companies. He has contributed several finance/investing articles on Seeking Alpha which have been published on Yahoo! Finance.