I was obsessed with Zynga Poker when I was in college. Every morning I would wake up excited, and then wait to receive the Zynga Poker briefcase, which would let me unlock more virtual coins. After years of playing offline (not regularly), I spent 6 months last year learning the game. I must have spent most of my waking minute, apart from work, on adda52

Here is my guide on how to become a better Poker player

  • Start with understanding the math behind Poker. …


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I wrote a thread recently on the best books I have read on personal finance & investing. Turning it into a blogpost (with some minor edits). All the links take you to summaries for these books on my personal site

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Books I have read this year in personal finance and investing. Sorted from most helpful and must read at the top

1/ Let’s talk money — Monika Halan

2/ Narrative and Numbers: The Value of Stories in Business — Aswath Damodaran

3/ One Up On Wall Street: How to Use What You Already Know to Make Money in the Market — Peter…


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I wrote a thread recently on the best books I have read on Strategy. Turning it into a blogpost (with some minor edits)

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Yesterday I shared a series of posts on Strategy. Strategy is mostly around creating competitive advantage/ moats/ secrets (what Thiel calls it). Here are a bunch of frameworks/posts to think about the same

1/ My fav one: Thiel’s 7 questions

You can find more here: https://manassaloi.com/booksummaries/2019/08/23/zero-one-peter-thiel.html

He also explains how Tesla is different from other cleantech companies (check the end of the post)

Zero to One is a must read if you work in startups/planning to…

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