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Warren Buffett admitted in 2019 that he made the wrong call in not buying Alphabet Inc (GOOG)

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Legendary investor Warren Buffett admitted in 2019 admitted that he overlooked Google, now known as Alphabet Inc. His investment regrets offer insight on the business of Google and implications of value investing under the current market.

Google’s wide moat

Moat investing rates companies according to their projected future ability to earn above average…


Lessons from the Richest Man in Babylon can still be found in modern financial books

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The Richest Man in Babylon is a collection of parables set 4,000 years ago in ancient Babylon. The parables in the 1926 book by George S. Clason are told by a fictional Babylonian character called Arkad. Arkad started as a poor scribe but quickly became the richest man in Babylon…


How Harpers revolutionized the salon industry.

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A lot of companies define innovation as coming up with brand new products or services. However, the business model that accompanies the product can be just as important to its success. …


Is crypto mining dead?

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The latest bull run has everyone very excited and optimistic about cryptocurrencies (myself included). However, I never gave much thought to mining crypto until the other day. To me, crypto mining was reserved to Enigma — a massive facility in Iceland dedicated to mining bitcoin.

I changed my mind about…


Reframe your labels and take charge of your life.

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Throughout our lives, people attach labels to us, and those labels reflect and affect how others think about our identities as well as how we think about ourselves. The limiting beliefs surrounding labels mean that they have received a negative connotation in recent years. …


It’s simple maths really.

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One unnerving aspect of getting older is that life seems to speed up. Feeling that whoosh as time rushes past can be disheartening and may leave you wondering how to slow down time.

In a conversation with my friend about this topic, they made an off-hand comment that this was…


Let fear and pain motivate you.

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There are plenty of cinematographic characters that have started from nothing and built their life up to something worthwhile. Bruce Wayne is different. He was born into wealth and could have stayed in it even after his parent’s death. …


And how he made his millions.

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Elon Musk isn’t the only successful one in his family.

His sister, Tosca Musk, has a net worth of $170 million. She currently works as a filmmaker in South Africa.

Elon’s younger brother Kimbal Musk looks like a handsome, stylish version of the character Woody from Toy Story and sits…


7 Plants You Can Regrow From Kitchen Scraps.

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The pandemic has turned me into a plant mum. I love watching my plants thrive and brighten my little flat in London. In my obsession to acquire more and more plants, I began exploring turning my kitchen scraps into beautiful plants. Here are my top picks:

1. Pineapple


Balance Ton Quoi.

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“Balance ton quoi” is a reference to the #metoo campaign in France.

Back in 2018 women in France were tweeting about the sexual assaults they were receiving from men on a regular basis at work or down the streets. The initial thread was called “Balance ton porc”. …

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