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Seneca reminds us that while we might be good at protecting our physical property, we are far too lax at enforcing our mental boundaries. Property can be regained — there is quite a bit of it out there and some of it still untouched by man. But time? Time is our most irreplaceable asset, and […]

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THINK

All the problems of the world could be settled easily if men were only willing to think. The trouble is that men very often resort to all sorts of devices in order not to think, because thinking is such hard work.- Thomas J. Watson Sr.

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Mental Model

Mental Model

Pattern Recognition or “Functional Equivalents” Keith Holyoak, a UCLA professor of psychology and one of the world’s leading thinkers on analogical reasoning, recommends people ask themselves the following two questions in order to hone their skills: By constantly looking at objects in your environment and material you read and asking yourself these two questions, you […]

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Understanding Risk and Uncertainty

A Short Paper on Risk & Uncertainty by Ernie Risk as it relates to investing is an event that unfolds to induce impairment or loss of capital. There are many types of risk. To name a few, there are financial, market, economic, systemic and portfolio risk. Generally speaking, risk causes volatility in the stock market, […]

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Here are some of Bogle’s words of advice:

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Avoid Envy and Jealousy; zero upside and infinite downside