7 Lessons From Entrepreneurial Supervillains
Sebastian Shaw | X-Men
Though raised in poverty, Sebastian Shaw creates a munitions empire, making him a millionaire by 20. Shaw Industries produces weapons for numerous military agencies, upgrading Sentinel robots.
Lesson: Network. When Shaw realizes the prestige and potential of joining the elite Hellfire Club, his charisma and ambition help catapult him through the ranks to oust the leader.