Weekly Kaizen – Jan 8th – What is your Edge?

What I learned in 2016

Setting resolutions is easy, keeping them is another story…Tim Ferriss held a podcast episode on setting resolutions and planning:

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Blog Post: What I Learned in 2016


Sanjay Bakshi, professor and value investor most recent blog post (Fundoo Professor blog):

Charlie Munger on the Paradox in Hold vs. Buy Decisions in Long Term Investing

Daniel Goleman: “Focus: the Hidden Driver of Excellence”

From talks at Google: “In Focus, Psychologist and journalist Daniel Goleman, author of the #1 international bestseller Emotional Intelligence, offers a groundbreaking look at today’s scarcest resource and the secret to high performance and fulfillment: attention.” A must watch to understand the importance of being able to focus good on your work.

Gene genius Siddhartha Mukherjee on why ‘doctors shouldn’t be gods’

Brilliantly written interview from Jo Ellison, interviewing Siddhartha Mukherjee who won the Pulitzer Prize in 2011 for his book, The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer, discussing his recent and one of the best books of 2016 The Gene: An Intimate History:

Gene genius Siddhartha Mukherjee on why ‘doctors shouldn’t be gods’   The philosophical physician and Pulitzer Prize-winning author talks about life, death, and lamb chops.

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What is your Edge?

John Hurber portfolio manager at Saber Capital Management LCC frequently posts on his blog, BasehitInvesting, his post on looking for your edge goes into making use of your biggest edge as an individual investor; is it Information, your analytical skills or time (patience)?

What is your Edge?
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Video of the talk John gave on Three paths to finding value:

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