Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.
People bathe in the stories of successful entrepreneurs.
Who isn’t moved by someone who was showering at the YMCA and sleeping on the office floor three years ago and now is a fully-fledged very rich person?
This, indeed, is what happened to Tesla CEO Elon Musk.
These days, so many revere him for his entrepreneurial bravado. Was it always there?
Well, I’ve just been run over by Musk’s contribution to a documentary created in the less than stylish year of 1999.
He was a lot less Johnny Depp-meets-Slash sartorially in those days. Indeed, the beige jacket in this clip is unquestionably a troubling size and a torrid hue.
The action also offers a interesting view of Musk’s sense of taste. He’s standing outside waiting for delivery of his million-dollar McLaren F1 car.
What else are you supposed to do…