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Look, Listen & Learn | September 2022

By
Elke Zeki, | 26 September 2022

In this month’s edition, we show how the order in which you get your investment returns can significantly affect the outcome of your retirement.  I share a video which gives advice on how you can achieve better connection by listening and asking a few basic questions.   Lastly, I consider a story which I think everyone should read if they haven’t already.  It’s about a billionaire who gave away his business to fight climate change.  Will stories like this become more common and will it redefine the way we shop?

Look, Listen & Learn | August 2022

By
Elke Zeki, | 25 August 2022

In this month’s edition, we show how long-term returns follow a more predictable pattern than returns in the short-term.  We also share a short film that may change your preconceived ideas on old age.  Lastly, we look at Longtermism and what it means for present and future generations.

Look, Listen & Learn | May 2022

By
Elke Zeki, | 30 May 2022

In this month’s edition, we discuss the global bond market and debunk some common misconceptions.  We also share an introductory video on ESG and the future of investments. Lastly, we look at the SA government’s role in creating a supportive macroeconomic framework.  Has there been any progress?  

Look, Listen & Learn

By
Elke Zeki, | 21 April 2022

In this month’s edition, we discuss how misinformation can create false hope.  We also share an interesting video on human behaviour when buying insurance and offer some fear-fighting facts on bear markets.

 

Look, Listen & Learn

By
Elke Zeki, | 24 March 2022

In this month’s edition, we show how thinking about the ‘future-you’ can improve your financial planning and overall health.  We share a futurists paper on seven great forces that will shape the 2020s.  Lastly, we share a discussion on violence and whether it’s the best way to effect change.

Look, Listen & Learn

By
Elke Zeki, | 02 March 2022

In this month’s edition, we discuss the Russian conflict and how to deal with uncertainty. We listen to a podcast on the complex issue of misinformation and censoring. We also share a classic article to help you define success and meaning in your life.

Look, Listen & Learn

By
Elke Zeki, | 27 January 2022

Snippets and a short summary of what we are reading, listening and paying attention to.

Look, Listen & Learn

By
Elke Zeki, | 24 November 2021

Snippets and a short summary of what we are reading, listening and paying attention to. This will be the last edition for 2021. Enjoy!

Look, Listen & Learn

By
Elke Zeki, | 21 October 2021

Snippets and a short summary of what we are reading, listening and paying attention to. Enjoy!

Look, Listen & Learn

By
Elke Zeki, | 22 September 2021

Snippets and a short summary of what we are reading, listening and paying attention to. Enjoy!

Look, Listen & Learn

By
Elke Zeki, | 25 August 2021

Snippets and a short summary of what we are reading, listening and paying attention to. Enjoy!

Look, Listen & Learn

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In this month’s edition, we discuss the Russian conflict and how to deal with uncertainty. We listen to a podcast on the complex issue of misinformation and censoring. We also share a classic article to help you define success and meaning in your life.