When Leslie Samuel immigrated to the U.S. at age 17, he hoped for the American Dream: an education, a secure job, and a traditional career path.
But during his college years, Leslie realized he held an entrepreneurial streak.
He made a few attempts at working for himself. He failed. He lost money that he’d set aside for his wedding.
He tried investing in the stock market. He lost more money, savings that he’d set aside to pay his tuition.
But he didn’t quit.