Finished Reading The Snowball

I finished reading The Snowball: Warren Buffett and the Business of Life. I’m sure my wife will be delighted I’m finished. Every time I learn something new about Buffett I tell her about it. I found the book motivating because Warren Buffett is one of my mentors. Although, I have never met Warren Buffett I try to learn as all I can about him and his business. It’s fascinating that Warren Buffett is friends with one of my other mentors, Bill Gates. Someday I hope to meet Warren Buffett and Bill Gates.

I try to live my life on the old adage about standing on the shoulders of giants. I try to learn as much as I can about the people I idealize and turn them into my mentors. In theory if I learn from the masters I will save myself years of trial and error.

I found the book to be well written and full of detail about Buffett’s ups and downs. I fully recommend this book to anyone interested in business and investing. Anyone not interested in business or investing might not enjoy this book.

The Snowball

I began programming in C++ when I was in college. Odd for a business major, but hey I am a Dork. After college I got a job as System Administrator. As a System Administrator I was in charge of web administration. My journey as a PHP web developer had begun. Since that time I have gained an in depth knowledge of CSS, Javascript, XML and MySQL. With changes and advances to technology I have also began learning AJAX. I started Blue Fire Development to do freelance work in my spare time.

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