Writing on the iPhone

A funny thing happened on my quest to write every day. Instead of unfolding my MacBook Air, with its (relatively) spacious display and full size keyboard, I find myself pulling out my phone and painstakingly pecking away with all the speed of a novice typist. I even do this in my office. Yes, I know...

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Meet your new clients

Economists call them the "recession babies." They're members of the millennial generation, weaned during the dot-com bust, traumatized by 911 and shaped by the worst economic calamity in more than 70 years. Millennials' attitudes about life, politics and money are different from those of their parents and...

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Say it like Buffett

Warren Buffett's new shareholder letter made us think of Uncle Rick. Rick bought his first share of Berkshire Hathaway stock back when hardly anybody had ever heard of it. He made the annual pilgrimage to Omaha. He read Buffett's yearly letter to shareholders over and over. And it made him rich...

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