This episode contains some of the best lessons I’ve learned about investing, making money, and growing your personal wealth. It was inspired by my recent talk with Ray Dalio, which has been incredibly popular and led to many additional questions about money and investing.
There is no doubt we need to create systems and procedures that work for each of us. What works for me might not work for you. But you can learn from some of the smartest money managers in the world, and this includes billionaires and legends in the world of finance.
This episode includes tips and recommendations from:
I also share my own personal investing strategies, and the methods I use to assess risk and reward.
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Want to hear another episode about money and investing? Listen to my conversation with Ray Dalio. We discuss how Ray thinks about investment decisions, the three books he would give to every graduating high school or college senior, how he might assess cryptocurrency, and much, much more (stream below or right-click here to download):
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Selected Links from the Episode
- Connect with Marc Andreessen:
- Connect with Chris Sacca:
- Connect with Peter Thiel
- Connect with Reid Hoffman:
- Connect with Seth Godin
- The Hard Thing About Hard Things: Building a Business When There Are No Easy Answers by Ben Horowitz
- Bridgewater Associates
- High Output Management by Andrew S. Grove
- Only the Paranoid Survive: How to Exploit the Crisis Points That Challenge Every Company by Andrew S. Grove
- Zero to One: Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future by Peter Thiel with Blake MastersAirbnb
- Walt Disney: The Triumph of the American Imagination by Neal Gabler
- Smart People Should Build Things: How to Restore Our Culture of Achievement, Build a Path for Entrepreneurs, and Create New Jobs in America by Andrew Yang
- In Tech We Trust? A Debate with Peter Thiel and Marc Andreessen
- The Start-up of You and The Alliance by Reid Hoffman
- Learn more about Greylock Partners
- A partial list of Chris Sacca’s investments.
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Posted on: October 5, 2017.
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