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After Alibaba, Jack Ma’s next project could be creating schools that teach children how to ‘be human’

He suggested the education system be changed to teach children how to "be a human" in the AI era.
Ben Silbermann is worth $1.5 billion at just 37 years old.

Meet Ben Silbermann, CEO and cofounder of Pinterest who’s one of the richest millennials and self-made billionaires in the world

The inspiration-based site Pinterest has helped Silbermann achieve self-made-billionaire status since it went live on the web in 2010.
Ben Silbermann is worth $1.5 billion at just 37 years old.

Meet Ben Silbermann, CEO and cofounder of Pinterest who’s one of the richest millennials and self-made billionaires in the world

The inspiration-based site Pinterest has helped Silbermann achieve self-made-billionaire status since it went live on the web in 2010.
Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk immigrated to the United States from South Africa.

11 billionaires who made their fortunes after immigrating to the US

Several billionaires born in other countries — including Elon Musk, Jorge Perez, Andrew Cherng, and Hamdi Ulukaya — first came to the US for college.
Benioff built a $6.5 billion fortune after founding software developer Salesforce.

Billionaire Marc Benioff is asking for higher taxes on America’s wealthiest people — and he’s just the latest in the chorus of ultra...

Marc Benioff now joins the likes of George Soros, Warren Buffett, Ray Dalio, and Eli Broad in asking for higher taxes on America's 1%.
David Walentas built his $2.5 billion fortune developing real estate in Brooklyn, New York after receiving an ROTC scholarship to attend UVA.

A real-estate billionaire who was the first in his family to attend college just pledged $100 million to fund scholarships for first-generation studen...

David Walentas' gift will cover UVA's tuition for 60 first-generation students from Rochester, New York; New York City; or Virginia beginning in 2022.

WeWork cofounder Rebekah Paltrow Neumann’s in-house school is closing. Meet the former actress, who is former CEO Adam Neumann’s ‘st...

Rebekah Paltrow Neumann once wanted to be an actress. Later, she wanted to be a yoga teacher. Instead, she cofounded WeWork.
Former WeWork CEO Adam Neumann founded WeWork in 2010 alongside his now-wife Rebekah Neumann and Miguel McKelvey.

Forbes just revoked Adam Neumann’s billionaire status and lowered its estimate of his personal net worth to $600 million — which means his...

The $3.5 billion drop in Nuemann's personal net worth was the result of the declining value of Neumann's 18% stake in WeWork, Forbes reported.
The share of ultra-high net worth individuals who are women jumps to 18.8% when only those under 50 are studied.

Less than 15% of ultra-high net worth individuals around the world are women. That’s the highest it’s ever been.

Increasing numbers of female entrepreneurs are directly correlated with increasing numbers of ultra-wealthy women, according to Wealth-X.
Warren Buffett wrote in 2011 that he paid 17.4% of his income in taxes, less than all of his employees.

American billionaires paid less in taxes in 2018 than the working class, analysis shows — and it’s another sign that one of the biggest pr...

In 2018, billionaires paid 23% of their income in federal, state, and local taxes, down from 50% in 1980, according to Saez and Zucman.