Investor Homework Assignment: Go See “The Big Short”

Business, Investing on February 3rd, 2016 Comments Off on Investor Homework Assignment: Go See “The Big Short”

I recently saw the movie The Big Short, and it blew me away. In fact, I plan to make it required viewing for all my mentoring clients and will definitely make my kid watch it when he’s old enough to understand it. I found the story cautionary and yet tragic, because we as humans always […]

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Google Invests $3.2B in the Future of Smart Homes

Investing on January 17th, 2014 No Comments

Earlier this week, Google shelled out $3.2B for Nest Labs Inc., creator of internet-connected “learning thermostat” that learns to cool and heat homes to suit the needs of the inhabitants. Why would a search engine care about heating our homes? Well, when our Internet-connected gadgets and home appliances all learn to talk to each other, […]

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