Books

Millionaire Next Door

Everyone thinks the rich are just lucky or inherited money which is a myth.  This book breaks down seven common traits that people have used to accumulate wealth, discussing lessons in frugality and perspective on status symbol, “you are not what you drive”.   In today’s society where so much emphasis is placed on status symbols, this book provides a great perspective and examples on how to make smart decisions around your money and build wealth.

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The Snowball

This book provides an amazing recount of Warren Buffet one of the most influential and respected man in the world, providing great insight into his wisdom, his success and missteps over the years.

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Rewirement: Rewiring The Way You Think About Retirement!

Common misconceptions, assumptions, and behavioral biases often prevent people from building robust and flexible retirement plans—and this is an enormous problem. If you don’t know your decisions are based on false assumptions, how can you avoid making serious mistakes?

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Alexander Hamilton

Few figures in American history have been more hotly debated or more grossly misunderstood than Alexander Hamilton. This book illustrates that the modern world we know today, and the political and economic greatness of America is the result of Hamilton’s countless sacrifices to champion ideas that were often wildly disputed and faced fierce opposition during his time. Hamilton had a turbulent life: an illegitimate, largely self-taught orphan from the Caribbean, he came out of nowhere to take America by storm, rising to become George Washington’s aide-de-camp in the Continental Army, coauthoring The Federalist Papers, founding the Bank of New York, leading the Federalist Party, and becoming the first Treasury Secretary of the United States. In many ways, Hamilton is the original “American Dream”

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Steve Jobs

The epitome of an entrepreneur, Steve Jobs embodies the very essence of the American Dream. From humble beginnings, Steve Jobs was adopted and grew up with working class parents. He was highly driven, brilliant and after dropping out of Reed college Steve starts Apple Computer out of his garage.  Steve Jobs is one of the original innovators in the computer industry reaching amazing success at a very young age only to be forced out of Apple Computer after fierce battles with his board, adversaries and being extremely difficult on his employees.  Steve Jobs learns from his mistakes, he continues to innovate only to resume control of Apple years later and transforming it into one of the most highly valued, innovative, and successful companies of all time.  This book is full of lessons about character, leadership, values, and innovation. 

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