Discover why Virgin tried to take on one of the worlds biggest superbrands, how Virgin Mobile USA holds the record as the fastest company in history to generate revenues of over one billion dollars (faster than Microsoft, Google and Amazon) and how Richard is the only person in the world to have built eight billion-dollar companies from scratch in eight different sectors. How does he manage a crisis. What qualities does Richard look for in the people he hires! In Business Stripped Bare, Sir Richard Branson shares the inside track on his life in business and reveals the incredible truth about his most risky, brilliant and audacious deals. From its creation as a mail-order record company to the literal launch of Virgin Galactic, today Virgin is one of the premier way-of-life brands in the world, trusted and enjoyed by many millions of people. Find out the true story behind Virgin Blues success in Australia, what really happened when... Who are the entrepreneurs he most admires.