Fragile vs. Antifragile Investing (What Is Antifragile Investing – An Antifragile Portfolio)

Nassim Nicholas Taleb invented the word antifragile in his book with the same name when he was looking for the opposite of fragile. Antifragile is relevant for investors. What is antifragile investing? In this article, we look at how you can judge your investment: is it fragile or antifragile? An antifragile investment is something that…

Why Family Business Stocks Are Better – Why They Outperform (Owner-Operated Businesses Have Skin In The Game)

Why do family businesses outperform? Family-owned businesses outperform the main stock indices. They outperform because they have skin in the game, attract better shareholders, have conservative leverage, and thus become antifragile, they do less risky M&A, have long industrial know-how, and do smarter capital allocations. They are owner-operated businesses and their interests are aligned with…

Should You Choose A Scalable Or Non-Scalable Profession/Career?

  In this article, we look at the meaning of scalable and non-scalable professions and careers – scalable vs. non-scalable. What you choose might have a significant impact on your life. The word scalable is in Merriam-Webster defined like this: 1 : capable of being scaled 2 : capable of being easily expanded or upgraded…