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A Weekend with Warren Buffett: And Other Shareholder Meeting Adventures
Once a year, the managers of public companies have to fling open the doors and let the owners in -- whether they want to or not. A Weekend with Warren Buffett and Other Shareholder Meeting Adventures …
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Everybody Lies: Big Data, New Data, and What the Internet Can Tell Us About Who We Really Are
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Blending the informed analysis of The Signal and the Noise with the instructive iconoclasm of Think Like a Freak, a fascinating, illuminating, and witty look at what the vast …
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