Fortune Cookie Wisdom

A Collection of Words of Wisdom – Wise Chinese Proverbs and Eastern Sayings from Confucius, Taoism, and Buddhist Philosophies. Quotes and Wisdom from Western Investing Masters and Successful Business Executives.

The Secret to Smart Groups: It’s Women

  A fleet of MIT studies finds that women are much better at knowing what their colleagues are really thinking. [...]

What your child should know about money by key ages

   By Geoff Williams Parents frequently hear that it’s important to teach children about money, and it’s hard to imagine any mother [...]

Happiness at Work: What Matters Most?

In a recent poll, two-thirds of adults said they would take a job with less pay if it offered shorter [...]

The Importance of Self-Assessment – Howard Marks of Oaktree Capital Management – Video

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A 27-year-old millionaire reveals how he built his wealth

  By Mandi Woodruff CORRECTION:  Since the publication of this story on Nov. 4, new details have come to light which [...]

Billionaire Thomas Peterffy Practically Invented Digital Trading. Now He Wants To Be Your Broker

His 80-acre spread, with its 8,000-square-foot stone mansion, sits behind a gate and a guard, off a backcountry Connecticut road [...]

Best advice from CEOs: 40 execs’ secrets to success

By Christopher Tkaczyk and Scott Olster, Fortune, We’ve gathered wisdom from those who have rocketed up the corporate ladder and [...]

You Could Be Entitled to a Second Passport

By Bob Bauman JD, International Living,  The old saying is: “It’s in your blood.” Some would argue that it’s an [...]

Mohnish Pabrai’s Million-Dollar Advice For A 12-Year-Old Investor

By Phil DeMuth, Forbes, The Q&A session at the recent Pabrai Funds annual meeting featured the following priceless exchange between the [...]

The man who taught Warren Buffett how to manage a company

By Max Nisen, Disciples of the investing firm Berkshire Hathaway and its legendary leader, Warren Buffett, know that his mentors in investing [...]

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