Friday, April 8, 2016


Jamie Dimon's 2015 letter to shareholders (LINK)

Bernard Arnault interview at Oxford University (video) [H/T Tamas, who was also kind enough to point out the great excerpt between the 38-45 minute marks] (LINK)

Company Profile: Expeditors International (LINK)

Latticework of Mental Models: Arbitrage (LINK)

More Than 40% of Student Borrowers Aren’t Making Payments (LINK)

The Hidden Brain Podcast: The Power And Problem Of Grit (LINK)
Related book: Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance
FT Alphachat podcast: The only path to expertise, and what now for Disney's succession plan (LINK) [The Anders Ericsson segment starts at 8:19]
Psychologist Anders Ericsson, author of Peak: Secrets from the new science of expertise, joins hosts Cardiff Garcia and Shannon Bond to discuss his career's findings in the way people become experts in their fields. Then, the FT's Matt Garrahan discusses who could become the next leader of Disney, where the question of who would succeed Bob Iger as CEO has been thrown wide open by this week's exit of chief operating officer Tom Staggs.
Alexander Hamilton’s Deep Work Habits (LINK)
Related book: Alexander Hamilton
TED Talk - Danielle Feinberg: The magic ingredient that brings Pixar movies to life (LINK)

A Hundred Billion Galaxies (LINK)

The story of Pseudo-Seneca (LINK)