“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.


Warm regards