Business lessons and insights from billionaires and tycoons.
Michael and Steven Roberts
Here’s a short CNN clip on two African-American brothers who have used the Tycoon Playbook approach to building a billion dollar empire. They are the Roberts brothers of St. Louis, Michael and Steven. Continue reading
I had to bail out on Deadwood at the end of the second season because it was just too depressing. John From Cincinnati was just dreadful. However, I decided to give David Milch a third chance by watching his latest HBO series Luck which provides an inside look at the horse racing business. So far I have been warming up to it slowly. Continue reading
Being a Billionaire is Strange, Microsoft Co-Founder Tells Students
This is the single best piece part from this article on Bill Gates: Continue reading
Sean Parker Interview
Sean Parker talks with Jimmy Fallon about his road to tycoon status. While Sean hasn’t used acquisitions as his wealth strategy it’s still interesting to hear about how he thinks and reacts to opportunities. Not too long ago, after the Napster fiasco, he was so broke that he was sleeping on friend’s sofas and mowing their lawns as payment. Continue reading