Posted 08/30/2020

CrowdCent Curation - No. 15

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Quality

Finance blockchain technology

Back to the roots of why this started - true financial education based on first principles. The content below goes back to basics - we think it’s important to have a comprehensive starter kit for finance, blockchain and crypto-assets; the below is a good first step.

“The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now.” - Chinese Proverb

Translation: If you want success and growth in the future, the best time to act is now. Stop procrastinating, making excuses, etc. You only have one life to live, live it well and to its full potential.

Finance

Hedgeye University [Video]

Recap: Excellent intro tutorials on the Hedgeye process, as well as the financial system in general. Throw in Dalio’s how the economic machine works, and you’ll have learned 10 years of finance in a couple of hours.

Comment: Learning about finance and investing can be intimidating. This free learning kit provides an excellent baseline to get you started. And the best part is, if you have questions/comments, post them in the CrowdCent Community and everyone can learn together - harness the power of networks. We think Hedgeye and Real Vision processes and content are the next-gen of finance - it will pay to learn from them now.

Blockchain

What is a crypto asset? [Article]

Recap: A short, but extremely informative background about what a crypto-asset is.

Comment: Great explanation from an unusual source - this piece simply walks through what a crypto asset is, how it started, etc… beginning with Bitcoin (the first crypto-asset built using blockchain) to the Ethereum network.

Technology

Why Software Is Eating the World [Article]

Recap: Article that highlights the power of software - walking through the history and use cases in a very logical, easy-to-understand framework.

Comment: If you haven’t read this piece in the past you should now. If you have read it, you should reread it. Andreesen is a smart guy - he was spot on in this paper ~10 years ago, and it’s certainly worth keeping up with how he’s thinking about the next 10.

CrowdCent Thoughts & Predictions

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