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Weekend Link Roundup – Vol. 25 (Oct 22-23, 2016)

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It’s supposed to be a rainy weekend here in Boston. So here are some links to keep you busy inside.

Books

Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind
by Yuval Noah Harari

New York Times Bestseller and a summer reading pick from President Barack Obama, Bill Gates, and Mark Zuckerberg. Sapiens is a a groundbreaking narrative of humanity’s creation and evolution that explores the ways in which biology and history have defined us and enhanced our understanding of what it means to be “human.”

Links

  • The New Guard: America’s 50 Most Influential Women (Marie Claire)
  • Avoiding Stupidity is Easier than Seeking Brilliance (Farnam Street)
  • Inside Billionaire Steve Cohen’s Comeback (Fortune)
  • The Best Annual Letters From an Investor Who Read Nearly 3,000 of Them (WSJ)
  • 8 points about Christensen’s Disruption Theory & Bezos’s Amazon (Mike Dariano)
  • A Half Dozen More Things I’ve Learned from Bill Gurley about Investing (25iq)
  • The Dying Business of Picking Stocks (WSJ) and The Incredible Shrinking Fund Managers (The Intelligent Investor)
  • What Does Nevada’s $35 Billion Fund Manager Do All Day? Nothing (WSJ)
  • The $108 Billion Man Who Has Beaten the Market (The Intelligent Investor)
  • Making Billions With One Belief: The Markets Can’t Be Beat (WSJ)
  • Here’s how Yale’s endowment left its Ivy League rivals behind (MarketWatch)
  • John Maynard Keynes: Courage Is the Key to Investing (The Intelligent Investor)

What was the best thing you read this week? Drop a link in the comments or shoot me an email.