Posts Tagged ‘The Snowball’

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

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

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

The Compound Effect: A book review by Bob Morris

The Compound Effect: Jumpstart Your Income, Your Life, and Your Career
Darren Hardy
Vanguard Press? /A member of the Perseus Group (2010)

“The most powerful force in the universe is compound interest.” Albert Einstein

I selected the Einstein quotation to serve as the title … READ MORE

The Snowball: A book review by Bob Morris

The Snowball: Warren Buffett and the Business of Life
Alice Schroeder
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, First Edition (2008)

To a great extent, his life has been business…and business has been his life

I recently re-read Roger Lowenstein’s biography, Buffett: The Making of an American CapitalistREAD MORE

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