The online platform CEO, Jack Ma revealed that he learned English as a language from giving free tours to tourists. He added that KFC also rejected his application to work at their outlet although they gave every applicant except him a position.
Opening up on his rejection story, Jack Ma admitted that he was rejected by three universities after which his first internet venture failed woefully.
He further revealed that he was rejected by 30 different jobs where he applied to work
Jack Ma noted that the rejections spurred him to work harder. Currently, his platform is worth an estimated $200 billion.