Brian Lee

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No One Told You the Book List for Improving Leadership Skills? I Will

Is your house full of clutter?<p>Are you looking for some help to finally get things under control?<p>Decluttering is the act of removing clutter, or all …

The boss of a $100 million VC fund that's seen 820 pitches in the last year explains what's hot in tech right now

Belinky is the managing partner of Santander InnoVentures, the Spanish bank's $100 million (£66 million) fintech venture capital fund.<p>InnoVentures was launched last July to help Santander take advantage of the wave of innovative fintech startups that have sprung up since the financial crisis.<p>Since …

18 books billionaire Warren Buffett thinks everyone should read

Even now, he still spends about 80% of his day reading.<p>"Look, my job is essentially just corralling more and more and more facts and information, and occasionally seeing whether that leads to some action," he once said in an interview.<p>"We don't read other people's opinions," he said. "We want to …

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The mathematician who cracked Wall Street

Jim Simons was a mathematician and cryptographer who realized: the complex math he used to break codes could help explain patterns in the world of …

Wall Street

10 Success Books That People In Their Thirties Should Read

Your twenties are behind you. You have a job and responsibilities, but you know there’s more to life.<p>You’re looking for inspiration for that next …

16 Startup Metrics

We have the privilege of meeting with thousands of entrepreneurs every year, and in the course of those discussions are presented with all kinds of …

What Goldman Is Telling Its Clients: Sell In May And Don't Come Back For One Year

While Goldman gives the following explicit warning in all of its public research pieces: "Our asset management area, our proprietary trading desks …

What Would Stimulate The Economy More? Tax Cuts Or Spending Reductions?

The late, great supply-sider Jude Wanniski long ago invented <i>The Two Santa Claus Theory</i> of political economy. Wanniski’s view, one held by many supply-siders to this day, was that Republicans should focus their energies on tax rate reduction.<p>Taxes are a price like anything else, or better yet a …

Shareholder Letters

<b>B</b><b>ERKSHIRE</b> <b>H</b><b>ATHAWAY</b> <b>INC.</b><p><b>SHAREHOLDER</b> <b>LETTERS</b><p>Many of the letters below are presented in PDF format. If you do not have Adobe Acrobat® Reader® software on …

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Why is Y Combinator giving away its trade secrets for free in a YouTube class?

News out of Silicon Valley top tier accelerator Y Combinator was a little confusing today. President Sam Altman decided to give away the …

Alibaba’s IPO means a big cash hoard, big ambitions

China’s e-commerce giant Alibaba is slated to become the newest entrant to the IPO club with an expected valuation of 24 times future earnings in the …

10 Things In Tech You Need To Know Today

Good morning! We're more than half way through this month. It's been pretty good so far! Let's look at the news:

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Leading tech investors warn of bubble risk 'unprecedented since 1999'

Billy Gurley and Fred Wilson, who backed Uber and Twitter, say Silicon Valley investing in too many losing ventures<p>Two of the world’s leading tech investors have warned the new wave of tech companies and their backers are taking on risk and burning through cash at rates unseen since 1999 when the …