Lewis Schiff is a founder of BEN Global Mentorship, an e-learning platform that brings the success philosophies of the world’s best-known business creators (BEN Mentors) to up-and-coming entrepreneurs (BEN Scholars). POWEREDBYBEN.COM. Schiff is also the author of the best-selling book, Business Brilliant: Surprising Lessons from the Greatest Self-Made Business Icons, which focuses on the wealth-creating behaviors and attitudes that work best in the new economy (Harper Collins 2013) and features in-depth profiles of the success philosophies of entrepreneurial greats such Richard Branson and Steve Jobs. In 2010, Lewis Schiff founded Inc. Business Owners Council, a membership organization for Inc. Magazine’s top entrepreneurs and owners of closely-held family businesses and maintains a blog about behavioral entrepreneurship on Inc.com. Today, there are Councils in New York, Philadelphia, San Francisco-Silicon Valley and West Michigan. Recent speakers to the Council Membership include: Former U.S. Treasury Secretary, Hank Paulson, Howard Schultz of Starbucks, Deepak Chopra and Jim McCann, founder of 1-800-Flowers. Schiff has co-authored two books: The Influence of Affluence: How The Rich Are Changing America (2006) charts the rise of America's growing affluent middle-class through original research and analysis. The Armchair Millionaire (2000) describes a wealth-creation system that leverages Nobel-Prize winning methodologies.