FireAlchemist

A Personal Website for Technology and Gaming Enthusiasts.

Living In The Early 21st Century: In The Eyes Of A Millenial
“We are the middle children of history. Born too late to explore earth, born too early to explore space.” ~ Anonymous. You wake up in the morning and do your rituals, take a shower, eat breakfast, get ready for work, get your Starbucks on your way to work and... Read more
2016: Goals and Plans
Previous new years for me tended to be influenced by the “new year new me” hype. I always seemed to follow these up by thinking of ways and ideas on what new things I will be doing for myself that I have not done before. This year, this is not entirely true... Read more
“Security Analysis” by Benjamin Graham
Buffett said that “Security Analysis,” another groundbreaking work of Graham’s, had given him “a road map for investing that I have now been following for 57 years.” The book’s core insight: If your analysis is thorough enough, you can figure out the value of a company — and if the market... Read more
“Common Stocks and Uncommon Profits” by Philip Fisher
While investor Philip Fisher — who specialized in investing in innovative companies — didn’t shape Buffett in quite the same way as Graham did, he still holds him in the highest regard. “I am an eager reader of whatever Phil has to say, and I recommend him to you,” Buffett said. In “Common Stocks and... Read more
“Stress Test: Reflections on Financial Crises” by Tim Geithner
“The Essays of Warren Buffett” by Warren Buffett.
“Jack: Straight From The Gut” by Jack Welch.
“The Clash of the Cultures”by John Bogle.
“Business Adventures: Twelve Classic Tales from the World of Wall Street” by John Brooks
“The Filter Bubble” By Eli Pariser
“The Hard Thing About Hard Things” By Ben Horowitz