7 Lessons From Entrepreneurial Supervillains
Clifford DeVoe | The Flash
Clifford DeVoe is an intelligent man, but a terrible lawyer. He withdraws his first case when a woman is put on the stand, rather than offend the jury by harsh questioning.
Lesson: Fill a gap. After DeVoe gives up on the law, he realizes most of city's criminals don't have the brains to succeed. He becomes the orchestrator behind dozens of mob bosses, taking the alias "The Thinker."