For those people who see my tweets from time to time, you might have noticed me saying, “I love clever people”. I do. Whenever I find an article about people who’ve approached the world differently, and then had the courage to go on and execute their idea, I’m immediately envious, but it very quickly turns to admiration.

Many of those ideas go on to make a significant impact in at least one industry, and sometimes many more. Here’s a great infographic that I picked up on Mashable. The original article described these 7 ideas as,

products that lowered prices, approached their markets in unheard-of ways, even created new markets — and changed the world.

I love clever people : )

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