Brilliant, Crazy, Cocky: How the Top 1% of Entrepreneurs by Sarah Lacy

By Sarah Lacy

An unforgettable portrait of the rising world's entrepreneurial dynamos Brilliant, loopy, Cocky is the tale approximately that prime 1% of people that do extra to alter their worlds via greed and ambition than politicians, NGOs and nonprofits ever can. This new breed of self-starter is taking neighborhood turmoil and turning it into possibilities, making hundreds of thousands, growing millions of jobs and altering the face of contemporary entrepreneurship while. to inform this tale, Lacy spent 40 weeks touring via Asia, South the US and Africa removing the main outstanding up-and-comers the constructed international hasn't ever heard of....yet. The contributors profiled in Brilliant, loopy, Cocky are precise items in their personal cultures, but they proportion that very same unmistakable cocktail of fantasy, ambition, and brilliance that drove invoice Gates, Fred Smith, Donald Trump, and each different iconic American entrepreneur of the previous few a long time.

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