Behavior

“You Can’t Predict. You Can Prepare” – 5 Examples of Timeless Wisdom

“You Can’t Predict. You Can Prepare” – 5 Examples of Timeless Wisdom

Howards Marks is one of the most successful investors of the past 40 years. His firm, Oaktree Capital, is worth over $8 billion. Marks is a great writer, too. One of his pithiest quotes is, “You can’t predict. You can prepare.” Marks was talking about investing markets. The markets are unpredictable, but you can still…

To the Class of 2021

To the Class of 2021

Hey readers. Jesse here. My high school, Red Creek Central in Red Creek, NY, asked me to speak at their graduation this year. Below is my speech as written. It’s 98% the same as what I actually said. But if you want to watch the video version, you can find it here on YouTube. Greetings,…

“This is Where Life Happens”

“This is Where Life Happens”

You’re going about your life, maintaining the status quo. You’re in the Pit of Ignorance (don’t worry). Then one day, you learn about “the big idea.” It blows your mind! The world is your oyster! You are filled with motivation, and it makes you want to achieve a new goal. You’re on the Peak of…