1. Deal Of The Century: How Michael Dell Turned His Declining PC Business Into A $40 Billion Windfall

    Deal Of The Century: How Michael Dell Turned His Declining PC Business Into A $40 Billion Windfall

    After years battling Silicon Valley skeptics and Wall Street adversaries, Michael Dell has pulled off the deal of the century, borrowing and flipping his way to a $50 billion fortune...

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    1. I'm perfectly happy staying on planet Earth.
    2. Michael is financially sophisticated. He's not a technology geek by any stretch of the imagination.
    3. Everybody's eyes are on Amazon, Microsoft and Google.
    4. The difference between you and Bill Gates is you put your name on the box.
    5. Michael is special for his willingness to take risks, but to be right and do it in a way that's going to be successful.
    6. If you have this savings glut, capital is inexpensive and there's tons of cash on your balance sheet, it's hard to make your equity more valuable.
    7. No one in their right mind should question his commitment or his ability to fight and win.
    8. To his enormous credit, he did the right thing.
    9. It is incredible how much of the company Michael now owns.
    10. You're already buying eight of the 20 things you need from us.
    11. Should you hold your breath for a megadeal coming very soon? Probably not.
    12. Should you hold your breath for a megadeal coming very soon? Probably not.
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