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The Self-Made Billionaire Effect

How Extreme Producers Create Massive Value

By John Sviokla and Mitch Cohen
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The Self-Made Billionaire Effect: How Extreme Producers Create Massive Value by John Sviokla and Mitch Cohen

The Self-Made Billionaire Effect (2014) reveals the secrets behind the world’s most successful companies and entrepreneurs. These blinks show that it isn’t luck, age or external factors that got some of the world’s wealthiest people where they are today. Find out how self-made billionaires became masters of duality by integrating imagination and design, and juggling opposing ideas.

  • Entrepreneurs looking for fresh ideas and perspectives
  • Anyone interested in billionaire success stories
  • People looking for successful business tips

Dr. John J. Sviokla is the head of Global Thought Leadership at PricewaterhouseCoopers. He has written for the Harvard Business Review, Strategy + Business and The Wall Street Journal. He also taught at the Harvard Business School for 12 years.

Mitch Cohen is a vice-chairman at PricewaterhouseCoopers. During his career, he has served a number of Fortune 500 clients. He also serves on the Advisory Board for Penn State University's Smeal College of Business.

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