Category: Coaching & Mentoring

The #1 app for building habit of being effective

I was inspired by Peter Drucker when reading the Effective Executive on an airplane. Being a tech guy, I was inspired to create an app to help myself and others become more effective.  My team […]

Warren Buffett series #9 – rational thinking – don’t kid yourself about getting rich quick

It’s dynamite to start with things that can expire and become worthless. For example: buy options of Coke thinking that the stock is attractive. Borrowed money usually leads to trouble. Once you start focusing on […]

Habit of success: figure out what works and do it

Figure out what works and do it. Figure out what doesn’t work and stops doing it. This is incredibly simple. And yet, like anything simple, it’s incredibly hard to do consistently. When I first learned […]

What I learned from Warren Buffett’s 2019 Annual Letter

If my $114.75 had been invested in a no-fee S&P 500 index fund, and all dividends had been reinvested, my stake would have grown to be worth (pre-taxes) $606,811 on January 31, 2019 (the latest data available before the printing of this letter). That is a gain of 5,288 for 1.

What type of organizations would you commit a portion of your life to?

When Peter Drucker was asked: what should students ask a prospective employer about leadership and mission before making a decision to commit at least a portion of their life to the service to the organization? […]