24 Nov THE WEEKEND STARTS HERE...
“Markets don’t really care who the President is” so put those crystal balls away [3 min read]
Do you ever feel slightly depressed by the fact that unlike other ‘successful’ people you keep reading about on the internet, you don’t leap out of bed at 4 a.m. every morning, write a chunk of your ground-breaking novel and deadlift your own bodyweight for 30 minutes before breakfast? Me too. If so, take heart [4 min read]
‘Peak oil’ is not the only problem facing us when it comes to managing the Earth’s resources. Many more resources are not infinite. [2 min read]
One of the phrases I repeat most often – “It’s not about the money”. Really, it isn’t [7 min read]
How have the most valuable US companies changed over the last 100 years? Here’s the answer [infographic]
The Code of Hammurabi: The Best Rule To Manage Risk – “When we have real skin in the game—when we have upsides and downsides—we care about outcomes in a way that we wouldn’t otherwise.” [7 min read]
“Books are a powerful technology.” This post encapsulates everything I believe about reading books [5 min read]
And finally. The worst orchestra in the world. [4 min read – plus a couple of videos, if your ears can stand it!]
Whatever you’re up to this weekend, I hope it’s a good one.
I will be spending mine packing for our holiday to Thailand! TWSH will therefore also be taking a break for a few weeks. We’ll be back before Christmas.