Thursday, August 24, 2017


"And when you try too hard, it doesn’t work. Try grabbing something quickly and precisely with a tensed-up arm; then relax and try it again. Try doing something with a tense mind. The surest way to become Tense, Awkward, and Confused is to develop a mind that tries too hard – one that thinks too much." - The Tao of Pooh by Benjamin Hoff 

The Latticework Podcast: Tom Russo on Global Investing and Mental Models in a Changing World (LINK)

See's Candies finds that brick-and-mortar stores are still a sweet spot [H/T Linc] (LINK)

Oaktree Insights: Investing in Real Assets Today (LINK)

Who really owns American farmland? [H/T @chriswmayer] (LINK)

This Robot Ship Experiment Could Disrupt the Global Shipping Industry [H/T Matt] (LINK)

Take a look at Uber’s first pitch deck from 2008 (LINK)

The Rise of Market Power? - by Tyler Cowen (LINK)

Don't forget the second step - by Seth Godin (LINK)

Why so Sirius? - by Phil Plait (LINK)

How Mushrooms Became Magic - by Ed Yong (LINK)