Scott Semple

Scott Semple

Jun
12

#2123: The PDF of Naval Ravikant

The PDF of Naval RavikantThe Twitterverse is all aflutter tweeting and retweeting pithy quotations from The Almanack of Naval Ravikant.
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Mar
31

#2111: Don't gargle beet juice, common-size your ass(ets)

This week I finished the CFA chapters on income statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements. I'll post the first
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Mar
24

#2110: Build a business, but don't be Buffett

Beginner typesetting is tedious, especially for a tweaker. I gave up. So I'll be publishing the first version of The
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Mar
17

#2109: Spandex means speed, cooks should clean, & treasure reveals

This week felt chaotic, but I managed to: Finish and post my CFA study notes on probability;Update my Anki
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Mar
10

#2108: What if you could index your brain?

At the back of any good textbook, you'll find an index of key terms and related concepts. Alongside each item
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Mar
03

#2107: Spacing, massing, learning, and dying

This week, I did two things that probably seem contradictory. I posted a testimonials page at Redline Alpine and notified
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Feb
24

#2106: To be useful over usual

When I get a good newsletter, I scan it and bookmark what looks intriguing. Later, I read only one, maybe
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Feb
17

#2105: Get ready for the whine

This week, I published Can you hear the FIRE alarm? The FIRE* movement is an early retirement strategy that recommends
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Feb
10

#2104: Regret-motivated planning, anti-insider indexing, & ignorance-based medicine

This week, I published The Four I Framework: A pricing model for expertise. A good example of the second-level of
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Feb
03

#2103: Ravikant, Terray, Carr, & Friedman

This week, I started two new projects, both summaries of great books. The PDF of Naval RavikantIn late 2020, Eric
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