Posts Categorized: Finance

Blake Robbins – Investing in Gaming – [Invest Like the Best, EP.180]

My guest today is Blake Robbins, a partner at Ludlow Ventures. We talk about all things video games, including the major companies in the industry, how games monetize, how in-game economies work, how e-sports has evolved and much more. This is a fast growing segment of consumer attention and interest, I believe we are in…

Brad Gerstner – Public and Private Investing – [Invest Like the Best, EP.179]

My guest today is Brad Gerstner, the founder and CIO of Altimeter Capital, a multi-billion dollar technology focused investment firm. Brad and his team are known for a deep expertise in internet enabled businesses, including Expedia, Facebook, Uber, and many more. We discuss the evolution of opportunity in this style of investing, including the important…

Jeremy Grantham – An Uncertain Crisis – [Invest Like the Best, EP.177]

My guest today is Jeremy Grantham. Jeremy is the co-founder and chief investment strategist of Grantham, Mayo, & van Otterloo (aka GMO). GMO, which manages more than $60B for clients, was a firm that helped educate me early in my investing career. They’ve long published thought-provoking research, most of which came from Grantham himself. He…

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I’m on a mission, and I’m hiring someone to help. My mission is to capture and openly share the worlds best information on building and investing in successful businesses. Think of this as building an open, free, and ever-evolving university for the benefit of all would be investors and entrepreneurs. I’ve been using Invest Like…

Hamilton Helmer – Power + Business – [Invest Like the Best, EP.174]

My guest today is Hamilton Helmer, the Co-Founder and Chief Investment Officer of Strategy Capital and the author of one of the best business books in history called 7 Powers, which is the topic of much of our conversation. He has spent his career as a practicing business strategist: advising companies, investing based on strategy…