27 Jan The Office is Closed – 27/01/2017
Snippets that have caught my eye this week from around the web…
Markets are right more often than you think – people get confused about the efficient market hypothesis, positing that it means that prices are always right. That’s not what it means. [2 min read].
We shouldn’t be trying to appeal to everyone – we should be looking for people like us. [1 min read]
A reminder of the wonders of compounding – the most interesting statistic (to me) is that Warren Buffet earned 95% of his wealth after his age 60. [1.5 min read]
Writing letters is a dying habit. Here’s how the White House handled mail under Obama. Yes, it’s long, but it’s sobering and moving, and I included it because I felt it was worthy of your time. [25 min read]
Pat yourself on the back for being a sissy. [2 min read]
And finally, ever heard of the turnspit dog? Me neither. [4 min read].
Whatever you are up to this weekend, I hope it’s a good one.