How did Ashton Kutcher turn $30 million into $250 million?

Originally published at www.brandminds.ro

I don’t believe that old cliche that good things come to those who wait. I think good things come to those who want something so bad they can’t sit still.

Ashton Kutcher

Ashton Kutcher, actor, entrepreneur and investor

I really think that technology has the greatest potential to accelerate happiness of most things in the world. The companies that will ultimately do well are the companies that chase happiness. If you find a way to help people find love, or health or friendship, the dollar will chase that.

Ashton Kutcher

forbes.com

When investing in a company, Ashton is looking for these 3 traits:

How did he take the leap from actor to investor angel?

If you’re not doing good, what are you doing?

Ashton Kutcher

Ashton Kutcher, the philanthropist

Entrepreneurship is about solving problems, not fame or money.

Ashton Kutcher

How does Ashton Kutcher define entrepreneurship?

What does Ashton value the most?

My relationships — taking the time to get to know [people], what motivates them, what their challenges are. These things are often overlooked. Investors get so wrapped up in returns and numbers that they forget that the true privilege of their position is to share a journey with exceptional people.

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