The Opposite View

Marcelo Marini typing from Itajaí, Brazil. Requests for judicial recovery from rural farmers are increasing in Brazil influenced by current soybean prices. Is it the soybean prices that are quoted wrong? or is it a lack of farmer’s management? Something more? We anticipated this movement on June, 13th, 2023 (Agro Normalization) Contrary Thinking Agro Normalization I'm... Read more

Mathematical thinking

Marcelo Marini, typing from Porto Alegre, Brazil. Photo by Lucas Margoni on Unsplash When everybody thinks alike, everybody is likely to be wrong. “Some people get rich studying artificial intelligence. Me, I make money studying natural stupidity.” - Carl Icahn. “I am a better investor because I am a businessman, and a better businessman because I am no... Read more

Get the year you want

Marcelo Marini, sharing financial planning analyses with platform members. https://twitter.com/marcelomarinibr/status/1748425341637406865?s=20 David is a hard worker, he does everything he can for his business, but in the end, he could do more than anything… his business is set to fail… He works all day and gets lost by the end of the year. He doesn’t know... Read more

Leave your worries on the doorstep

Propaganda, social media, victims... Marcelo Marini, writing from Munich, Germany. Photo by José Martín Ramírez Carrasco on Unsplash Grab your coat Grab your hat Leave your worries, on the doorstep.Just direct your feet to the sunny side of the street! — Dorothy Fields, Jimmy Mchugh. Listen to the song here. Today we spotted a man looking at his iPhone… quite... Read more

Avoid Comfort

Marcelo Marini, typing from Frankfurt, Germany. Buildings in Frankfurt by the Author. Living in London can be kite-challenging. Italy… also… The Gas and inflation-increasing prices are making home renters move elsewhere…even with their parents once again… For the parents, one crucial thing to remember is that your son is not yours. If parents understand this... Read more