Most impactful books I’ve read in 2018 - What is the best book(s) you read in 2018? Which books would you recommend to your friends?
Failure is never possible till you quit - It's truly that a winner never quits and a quitter never wins. You can't fail unless you quit.
Two success habits to get yourself ahead of the crowd - There are good habits and there are also bad habits. And the great news is that we have control over which habit to form.
Masayoshi Son: how to build a billion dollars company from a big dream - Masayoshi Son is the founder of Softbank and the richest man in Japan. He’s known to the world as: Lost 99% net worth ($70 billion) overnight in the dotcom crash. Invested $20 million into Alibaba which is now worth $140 billion Bought Vodafone Japan for $15.1 billion Bought 70% Sprint for $20.1 billion When asked […]
What you master uses you - Bruce Lee had a quote saying to the effect that it’d be better to practice a kick 10,000 times than to practice 10,000 kicks. When I was learning Karate in college, I was taught 5 katas within a semester. I could perform those 5 katas fairly well. I thought I was good. When I joined […]
Warren Buffett – Educational videos - The following is a collection of videos of Warren Buffett. There are few videos of him that I watched and listened to for the entire year repeatedly everyday when I was learning value investing. I hope it will helps you as well. P/S: if you find a new video of his, I’d appreciate you to […]
A few words about intrinsic value - Intrinsic Value of a stock A stock is worth only what you can get out of it. In other words, a stock is the present value of all its future dividends. P = sum of (dn * (1+r)^n) r = interest rate, dn = dividend in year n Even if a company retains […]
15 must-have skills to land a job - Be aware of the skills most employers are looking for regardless of the position you are seeking. Those include: Being punctual. Arrive on-time, preferably early, and stay till the quitting time, better live late. Being dependable. Having a good attitude. Having drive, energy, and enthusiasm. Wanting more than a paycheck. Being self-disciplined, well-organized, highly motivated, […]
Brilliant response to those who say “stay-at-home moms and housewives don’t work “ - I saw a post from a friend on Facebook saying that a post from a tattoo artist Ryshell Castleberry has been shared more than 400,000 times. Ryshell shared an imaginative conversation between a husband and a psychologist. The more the husband responded to the psychologist, the more he revealed how much work his say-at-home wife does. […]
How to become the best and most successful investor by the billionaire value investor Charlie Munger - Charlie Munger and Li Lu interviewing with Weekly in Stock August 2018 Charlie Munger is 95 year old. Long-term value investing instead of gambling Philosophy: Find a good investment and stay with it for a long time. The saying in Chinese: it takes 10 years to sharpen one’s sword. If you invest the way people […]