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The Entrepreneur's Creed by Merrill J. Oster
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Worth every cent I paid for it. Of course, it was free. I picked the book up after starting my own financial company. It starts with an example from a fund company that might as well be defunct. A couple more chapter in and you can't help but notice ...more
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Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds by Charles Mackay
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I really enjoyed this book. Often, people seem to think the problems of the modern world are new and insurmountable issues. This book shows the cycle of life is just that, a cycle. Working on the stock market, I'm constantly assailed with the negativ ...more
The Art of the Start by Guy Kawasaki
" Good book on starting a business. Easy to read, kept on point, and made the subject enjoyable. Most of what the author preaches about creating a succe ...more "
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The Art of the Start by Guy Kawasaki
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Capital in the Twenty-First Century by Thomas Piketty
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Capital in the Twenty-First Century by Thomas Piketty
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Traders, Guns & Money by Satyajit Das
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And you thought a book on derivatives and option trading would be boring. WRONG! How can wiping out the global economy ever be boring? Oh sure, Option Trading is a wonky subject, and I’ve read many a dry book on the subject, but this one breaks the ...more
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The Little Book of Common Sense Investing by John C. Bogle
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The Sleepwalkers by Christopher Munro Clark
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Paris 1919 by Margaret MacMillan
" Added that to my wish list, but I got a couple tomes on my list ahead of that. "
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