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The power of compound interest, for better or worse

The title of Alice Schroeder’s biography of Warren Buffett is The Snowball. Why?

When he was a child in Omaha, Buffett and other children were sledding down a hill.

At one point, he noticed that a snowman had fallen … READ MORE

Warren Buffett’s Ground Rules: A book review by Bob Morris

Warren Buffett's Ground RulesWarren Buffett’s Ground Rules: Words of Wisdom from the Partnership Letters of the World’s Greatest Investor
Jeremy C. Miller
HarperBusiness/An imprint of HarperCollins (April 2016)

“Here’s how to invest, here’s how I did it; this is … READ MORE

Greg McKeown on “The Simplest Way To Avoid Wasting Time”

McKeownHere is a brief excerpt from an article by Greg McKeown that he posted at his blog. To visit his website, please click this link.

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When Bill Gates first met Warren Buffett, their host at … READ MORE

You Only Live Once, Do It Warren Buffett’s Way

Buffett, Warren (Rose)Here is an excerpt from an article written by John Taft for LinkedIn. To read the complete article and check out others, please click here.

Photo: creative commons licensed (BY-NC-ND) flickr … READ MORE

Alex Malley on “The Four States of Warren Buffett”

Malley articleHere is a brief excerpt from an article by Alex Malley for LinkedIn Pulse. To read the complete article and check out others, please click here.

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Your Best Just Got Better: A book review by Bob Morris

Your Best Just GotYour Best Just Got Better: Work Smarter, Think Bigger, Make More
Jason W. Womack
John S. Wiley & Sons (2012)

How and why taking “Baby steps” can lead to giant achievements

In the film What About Bob (1991), Richard Dreyfuss … READ MORE

Tap Dancing to Work: A book review by Bob Morris

Tap Dancing to Work: Warren Buffett on Practically Everything, 1966-2012: A Fortune Magazine Book
Carol J. Loomis
Portfolio/Penguin Group (2012)

When we own portions of outstanding businesses with outstanding managements, our favorite holding period is forever.” Warren Buffett

At last count, I have … READ MORE

The Collected Wisdom of Warren Buffett

Here is a brief excerpt from an article written by Michael Moritz. I have read and reviewed almost all … READ MORE

Here are strategy+business magazine’s “Best Business Books of 2012”

Theodore Kinni has just published an article in which he announces strategy+business magazine‘s “Best Business Books of 2012.”  They are grouped within eight separate categories. s+b is published by Booz & Company.

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