Jim Randel, a graduate of the Columbia University School of Law, has had a 30-year career as an entrepreneur, and been the lead investor in many real estate and business deals. He has been a guest speaker at Harvard and NYU Business Schools, and has appeared as an investing expert on ABC, CBS, Fox, Fox Business and BetterTV.com. He is the author of Confessions of a Real Estate Entrepreneur and many other books in the Skinny On series, including Willpower, Direct Sales, and The Art of Persuasion. The Skinny On series has been featured in the New York Times, USA Today, Huffington Post, and Forbes Magazine. He lives in Westport, Connecticut.
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