This is my fifth year of compiling my favorite book list. It is the shortest list I have posted. I didn't get to read as many recommendable books in 2018. My reading list this year consisted of more management and technical books to help with certain areas of Castlebar. None of these made my favorite list.
You might think knowing how to negotiate salary is a skill best used by entry-level workers who are just getting started in their careers. And you’re right -- being able to secure better pay when you start a job sets you up to make more over your working years.
Jason Zweig is a long-time columnist for the Wall Street Journal. In this weekend’s Intelligent Investor column, he offered 19 questions that you should ask your financial advisor. The questions are direct and to the point.
Quotes from famous, funny or brilliant people are widely referenced, sometimes overused to emphasize a point. There are certain quotes or phrases that can help guide us when we are making ordinary life or important decisions. They can serve as powerful reminders of key concepts.
2016 was another year of wonderful reading for me. I was able to somehow find time to read over 30 books this year and I have a few more I plan to finish before the end of the year.
Here are 7 books from my list that are my favorites.
When you pass away if you could not leave any money to your children, but only one piece of financial advice, what would it be? I was asked this excellent question and had to pause. My mind raced trying to think of all the financial advice I had heard and also given, things you want your kids to avoid and habits you want kids to know sooner than you figured them out.
Over the last few weeks, I have reached out to colleagues around the USA and asked them to submit their favorite books on business and non business topics. I am happy to share their submissions. It was fun to see one particular book being recommended several times.
One of the few hobbies I have been able to keep up as I enter middle age is reading. I read a lot more this year, but only a few books make the cut that I would recommend to you. If you are looking to pick up something to read this holiday season here are a few of my favorites for 2015.
Investing and Business Books
The price of a Bitcoin has been on a tear lately with it moving from $150 six weeks ago to over $800 yesterday. Now you either know what I am talking about or you are like what the hell is a Bitcoin. Bitcoin is a digital currency that has a finite supply.