Thursday, December 15, 2016


Brooks CEO shares the best business advice Warren Buffett ever gave him [H/T Vishal] (LINK)

Boyd Group Income Fund (TSX:BYD.UN): Terry Smith and Brock Bulbuck’s Collision Course with Success - by Ian Cassel (LINK)

Inside Quebec’s Great, Multi-Million-Dollar Maple-Syrup Heist [H/T @chriswmayer] (LINK)
With the value of maple syrup at roughly $1,300 a barrel, it’s time everyone knew about FPAQ, the Canadian group that controls 72 percent of the world’s supply. Rich Cohen investigates how its methods may have led to one of the greatest agricultural crimes in all of history.
A review of Book of Value: The Fine Art of Investing Wisely (LINK)

Freakonomics Radio (podcast) -- Bad Medicine, Part 3: Death by Diagnosis (LINK)

a16z Podcast: Produce or Perish! (What We Eat) (LINK)

Steven Pressfield on the James Altucher podcast (LINK)
Related books: 1) The War of Art; 2) Do the Work; 3) Turning Pro
Three News Stories About Humans in Space (LINK)

How It`s Made | Gold (video) (LINK)

The Secret Life of Time [H/T @TimHarford] (LINK)

Investing thought of the day (via Poor Charlie's Almanack): "Old moats are getting filled in and new moats are harder to predict, so it's getting harder." -Charlie Munger

Book of the day (recommended by Danny Meyer in a recent podcast appearance): The Cathedral Within: Transforming Your Life by Giving Something Back