Book Review: “Elon Musk” by Ashlee Vance

Elon Musk: Tesla SpaceX and the Quest for a Fantastic Future

(just realized I forgot to mention, this is the book under discussion)

Elon Musk is the single most influential figure alive today.

I don’t hesitate to say that, not one bit.

In only 44 years on this planet, Elon Musk has been involved with five consistently cutting-edge companies: Zip2 (early Internet mapping), PayPal (Early Internet banking), Tesla (modern electric cars), SpaceX (cheap, reusable rockets), and SolarCity (solar power).

Every single one of those sectors has changed the world, or will change the world. Musk is a man who has changed the world in five COMPLETELY DIFFERENT sectors. His efforts will eventually lead towards an emissions-free world, and eventually, a new world altogether.

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