Saurabh Shankar

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The 24 Best New Menswear Items to Buy Right Now

<i>GQ</i> editors select the best brand spanking-new menswear, accessories, sneakers, and more from the last seven days worth blowing your disposable income on.

The 10 best perfumes for men

Teaching calculus at a 5th grade level

This video doesn’t just present calculus as a fifth grade level. It actually features a math teacher teaching fifth graders calculus. It’s so easy, …

The best men’s fragrances of summer 2017

Your summer needs spice—but not too much.<p>That’s a good approach to finding your ideal summer scent: Gone with the winter are the overly spicy, musky …

How Smart People Handle Toxic People

Toxic people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negative impact that they have on those around them, and others seem to derive satisfaction from creating chaos and pushing other people’s buttons. Either way, they create unnecessary complexity, strife, and worst of all stress.<p>Stress can …

Commencement Address, American University in Beirut

Dear graduating students,<p>This is the first commencement I have ever attended (I did not attend my own graduation). Further, I have to figure out how …

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Expectations Investing: Reading Stock Prices for Better Returns Kindle Edition

<i>Expectations Investing</i> offers a unique and powerful alternative for identifying value-price gaps. Rappaport and Mauboussin provide everything the …

The Guy’s Guide to Wearing Orange Sorbet

Summer is here, the sun is beaming, and colors are popping. Prime your closet for more color with this series of guides for bold shades. Each week SG …

Book Recommendations from Nassim Taleb

<b>Solid Book on Interventionism, Should be Mandatory Reading in Foreign Affairs.</b> This is an outstanding book on the side effects of interventionism, …

Stop Crashing Planes: Charlie Munger’s Six-Element System

Before we get to <b>Charlie Munger</b>, let’s chat for a minute.We’ve been noticing a problem lately that you might be familiar with or experiencing …

The Importance Of Thinking Backwards, And 5 Inverted Questions That Will Flip Your Thinking Upside Down

Written byJae Jun<i>follow me on</i>FacebookTwitter<b>What You’ll Learn</b>• The importance of thinking and analyzing backwards.<br>• Common analysis mistakes made by …

Filters Against Folly: How To Survive Despite Economists, Ecologists, and the Merely Eloquent

"For 20 years Garrett Hardin has been our most hardnosed thinker about ecological problems...<i>Filters Against Folly</i> makes provocative reading." -- …

Originals: How Non-Conformists Move the World

<b>The #1 New York Times bestseller that examines how people can champion new ideas—and how leaders can fight groupthink, from the author of Give and</b> …

Thinking Straight in the Age of Information Overload

The Organized Mind: Thinking Straight in the Age of Information Overload, a book by Daniel Levitin, explores “how humans have coped with information …

17 clothing essentials every guy needs for summer

Since it's the hottest season of the year for most regions, dressing for summer is about more than just looking good. It's important to choose the right fabrics to feel good, too.<p>Linen shirts, lightweight fabrics, and no-show socks are all things you can wear to avoid feeling too constricted.<p>Here …

Book presentation: Excess Returns: a comparative study of the methods of the world's greatest investors

This is a pdf presentation of the book Excess Returns: a comparative study of the methods of the world's greatest investors. The presentation explains the various topics that are discussed in the book and show plenty of practical examples to understand the main points. It challenges the Efficient …

The Buffett Essays Symposium: A 20th Anniversary Annotated Transcript

Among the landmark occasions in the legendary history of Berkshire Hathaway and its iconic co-leaders, Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger, was a 1996 …

Latticework of mental models

I have come across very few people in my life, who can solve complex problems effortlessly. I always wondered why? As usual I came up with an …

DCF Myth 3: You cannot do a valuation, when there is too much uncertainty!

Uncertainty, both imminent and resolved, has been on my mind these last two weeks. I posted my valuation of Valeant on April 20, making the argument …

Year's Best Crime Novels: 2016, by Bill Ott

<b>The Year’s Best Crime Novels: 2016.</b><p>Ott, Bill (author).<p>FEATURE. First published May 1, 2016 (<i>Booklist</i>).<p>Comic caper novels, psychological thrillers, …

William Green: "Lessons From the Great Minds of Investing" | Talks at Google

Investing

The Munger Operating System: How to Live a Life That Really Works

In 2007, Charlie Munger gave the commencement address at USC Law School, opening his speech by saying, <i>“Well, no doubt many of you are wondering why</i> …

Khakis: A Man's Guide to Fit and Style | The Art of Manliness

For most guys, their go-to pants are jeans. They’re comfortable, easy to wear, and go with most everything.<p>But I’d like to suggest that there’s …

The 16 Best Clothes and Accessories to Wear This Spring

Men's Fashion

Crocodile in the Yangtze Full - Story of Alibaba & Jack Ma Full Documentary

Expresso Analyzes Your Writing to Weed Out Unnecessary Words

Web: Words are powerful, and writers have to choose them carefully. Expresso helps improve your writing by analyzing your text, pointing out style …

Eye of the tiger (and the cubs) : Investing – Julian Robertson way !!!

In my attempt to learn in-depth the working style of prominent investors, I explored Ralph Wanger in my first such post. His book was amazing and …

How Clever Leaders Overcome More Talented and Better Funded Competitors

In the early 1900s Samuel Pierpont Langley wanted to be the first man to fly an airplane. He stacked the odds in his favor, or so he thought, by …

Takeaways from Discussion on Mental Models

It was a great pleasure to spend time with members of our community in Frankfurt, Germany, yesterday. The guest of honor was Dr. Hendrik Leber, …