A SELF-made millionaire has said he agrees with Kim Kardashian’s work ethic – and that “self-pitying losers” should look to her for inspiration.
Orel Asformas grew up with nothing and used “sheer grit and determination” to drag himself out of poverty.
Orel Asformas said he grew up with nothing but used ‘sheer grit and determination’ to get where he is todayCredit: Orel Asformas
His comments come after Kim Kardashian urged fans to ‘get the f*** up and work’Credit: Reuters
The 37-year-old, who now lives in Belarus, had a number of setbacks along the way, but went onto have a highly successful career in marketing.
Speaking to the U.S. Sun, he now says he “couldn’t agree more” with Kim Kardashian – who famously advised fans to “get your f***ing ass up and work” if they wanted to be successful.
Asformas said: “People like to badmouth Kim and say she’s talentless who is famous for doing nothing.
“That couldn’t be further from the truth. She is the first ever influencer and spawned a whole industry that is now worth billions.
“She’s done that through constantly adapting to stay relevant – continually building her brand and image. That takes consistent hard work and should be commended.”
Kim, 42, credits her work ethic as her best attribute and got into hot water earlier this year for saying it “seems like nobody wants to work these days”.
People said she was “out of touch” and that her comments made to Variety magazine “screamed of privilege”.
Asformas, however, disagreed.
“A lot of the people laughing at her probably live at home and are stuck in some crappy dead-end job,” he said.
“They don’t have a patch on her or her work ethic. If anything, they should be taking a leaf out of her book.
“If they did that then they might not be such self-pitying losers blaming the world for…