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If I were Jeff Bezos

Jeff Bezos is 56 years old, divorced, and has three sons and a daughter. During high school, he worked at McDonald’s as line cook and was the valedictorian of his senior class. He graduated summa cum laude from Princeton University with a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering and computer science.

After a few years in the workforce, Bezos quit his job to create an online bookstore. In 1994, with $300,000 borrowed from his parents, Bezos started Amazon in his garage. Fast forward to 2020. In addition to Amazon, Bezos owns The Washington Post, Zappos, Whole Foods, a space exploration company called Blue Origin, and over a dozen other companies.

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