Ratan Tata Success Story Biography Success Rules

Ratan Tata Success Story Biography Success Rules

(Last Updated On: September 4, 2019)

Do you know Ratan Tata Success Story? Ratan Tata is an Indian industrialist, investor, philanthropist, and former chairman of Tata Group, and continues to head its charitable trusts.

Ratan Tata Success Story

He is the recipient of two of the highest civilian awards of India–Padma Vibhushan (2008) and Padma Bhushan (2000).

His aim has been to raise the quality of life for Indians along with Human Development.

Ratan thinks that ‘Philanthropy’ can be seen from different perspectives, earlier ‘philanthropy’ was to develop institutions, charitable hospitals etc. whereas, now it’s more about nation-building.

Watch the video to know his biography and inspiring success story.

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Ratan Tata Quote - Encourage People
Ratan Tata Quote Encourage People

Ratan Tata’s Top 10 Rules For Success

  1. Communicate with your employees
  2. Take chances
  3. Persevere
  4. Build trust
  5. Be humble
  6. Have heroes
  7. Be yourself
  8. Make a difference
  9. Be motivated by competition
  10. Do what can’t be done

Above details and video source: Youtube

Quotes from Ratan Tata

“If a founder has passion and innovation, he needs to be supported. I am more intuitive than a numbers person, and I recognise that not all investments are going to be positive. Some may fail, and some may have problems for other reasons. That is life.” 

“I have been constantly telling people to encourage people, to question the unquestioned and not to be ashamed to bring up new ideas, new processes to get things done.” 

“New startups embody the creativity, the innovation of young people, and for me, it was and is a very worthwhile experience to interact with them.”

If there are challenges thrown across, then some interesting, innovative solutions are found. Without challenges, the tendency is to go on the same way.” 

“If it stands the test of public scrutiny, do it… if it doesn’t stand the test of public scrutiny then don’t do it.”

“When you have to earmark human and monetary resources for such a long time, it starts to hinder your other activities.”

“Apart from values and ethics which I have tried to live by, the legacy I would like to leave behind is a very simple one – that I have always stood up for what I consider to be the right thing, and I have tried to be as fair and equitable as I could be.” 

Ratan Tata's Quotes from Lecture in London
Quotes from Ratan Tata’s Lecture in London


Ratan Tata is simple, strong and motivational person. His rules for success will surely motivate you to become successful in life.

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