Opinion: On the Nature of Long-Term Holds

In this week’s issue of Circle of Competence (#142) (highly recommended), one of the shared reads was a white-paper from the Yale School of Management, On the Nature of Long-Term Holds [of business investments]. First off, I’m partial to the central thesis of the paper (best summated by the subtitle of the piece) which espouses…

Enough is enough (is enough)

I recently got into the part of my cycle where I clear things out. These were physical things and it also being digital things. I started purging my closet and each successful round manifested garbage-bags full of clothes that either were too old, too big or too small. I also never though I’d do this,…

Marie Kondo & Hoodies

To start — full disclaimer, I haven’t read Marie Kondo’s book and what I do know is the short general philosophies of KonMari from various article headlines and skim-reading I’ve done. Frankly I’m not even sure what KonMari is so there’s a lot of assumptions going forward here. I think that getting rid of things…