Business cards are an often unmentioned but necessary part of a person's professional life. They're great for introductions and they're an invaluable resource when it comes to networking. Also, if you’re a businessman, they act as handheld commercials.
Now we’re not alone in thinking these little cards are important.
Indeed, many rich, famous, and/or powerful people have used (or use) business cards. From Abraham Lincoln to Walt Disney, the benefit of exchanging contact information has been recognized by a variety of notable personalities.
1. Science fiction author Isaac Asimov:
2. Abraham Lincoln:
3. Albert Einstein:
4. Walt Disney:
5. The Wright Brothers:
6. Cartoon legend Chuck Jones:
7. Fidel Freakin' Castro!
8. Andy Warhol:
9. Illinois Sen. Barack Obama:
10. Bill Gates:
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