Working a corporate job can be a useful tool if you know why you’re doing it. Most people don’t love their jobs. A job can be soul sucking and feel like a trap unless you have a strong reason why, for many that why can be saving a high proportion of your income so you can become financially independent and escape to a different lifestyle in a short amount of time. Dont get sucked into keeping up with the joneses
This book came highly recommended and for good reason. For those of you that are unfamiliar Ray Dalio is founder of Bridgewater associates one of the most successful hedge funds in history. Ray is also famous for his ‘radical openness’ a culture that he develops at Bridgewater.
This book, particularly the first half comes jam packed with insights that can be applied to your own life whether your in the financial industry, a trader or just looking for results.
Definitely an addition to my top 10
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Take some time to think about how you are incentivising yourself, is there a way you can reward yourself for hitting your daily goals? Our brains are wired to respond to rewards and adding a “bonus” if you can hit a stretch target can make a huge difference to productivity
Taking the time away from your normal life to engage in deep thinking is absolutely key to success. By considering the options that lie in front of us and finding creative solutions we can vastly increase the quality of our life over the unthinking masses. You must take the time to think carefully about your life, make it your masterpiece
A comprehensive guide to the importance of compounding and passive investing with inside information from some of the best in the business. I personally read this cover to cover but the first half of the book has been done before. If you’ve already read books on the importance of passive investing maybe skip to the second half where Tony gives insights from hedge fund managers and most notably explains Ray Dalio’s all weather portfolio. An easy addition to our recommended reading whether your a beginner or a professional