Born to be a Billionaire?
From Forbes, Helen Coster, 03.11.10,
It takes more than smarts. Here is an honest guide for assessing your ability to go big.
Fifty-three billion smackers. That’s how much telecom tycoon Carlos Slim Helu, the wealthiest human on the planet, is worth by Forbes’ latest exhaustive count. (Actually, the tally was $53.5 billion–when you’re dealing in 10 digits, every decimal place counts.)
Those kinds of numbers can’t help but make you think: What exactly does it take to amass that kind of wealth? More important, do you have it?