Principles of Wealth

Insights into building wealth

David Rubenstein

David Rubenstein

Billionaire, The Carlyle Group

Principles of Wealth
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Meet David Rubenstein, co-founder of The Carlyle Group and a self-made billionaire. Rubenstein is a trailblazer in private equity and has become one of the wealthiest people in the world. But, his greatest achievement to date might be giving all that money away. In this course you’ll find out how Rubenstein built up his wealth and lessons for anyone's professional and financial success.

What You'll Learn

  • How to become financially successful 
  • How to avoid the biggest billion-dollar mistakes 
  • Why it makes sense to give your wealth away 


6 Episodes

1. General Principles & Philosophy of Wealth


David Rubenstein teaches his general principles and philosophy of generating wealth.

2. Family & Relationships


Explore the impact of family and business relationships on wealth, and vice versa.

3. Regrets in Business


Vicariously relive Rubenstein’s biggest regrets, and learn how to avoid the mistakes he made.

4. Perseverance


Discover what it means to never give up in business.

5. Philanthropy


Find out why Rubenstein is giving away 95% of his wealth.

6. Politics & Wealth


Learn how politics shaped Rubenstein’s career.

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