Warren Buffett


THE NEWS WRAP: Warren Buffett’s investment firm pours $5 billion into the Bank of America

8:08AM | Friday, 26 August 2011 |  Warren Buffett’s investment firm has poured $5 billion into the Bank of America, in a vote of confidence for the troubled bank.

Value of winning the White House? $0

8:43PM | Thursday, 18 August 2011 |  This week's best of the web has the tale of the Obama-supporting business that has gone for a song and the seven financial disasters start-ups must avoid.

Hold a Warren Buffett-style lunch

6:21PM | Tuesday, 14 June 2011 |  While we can’t all enjoy a lunch with the Oracle of Omaha, you can pick a leading figure in your industry and invite them to dine with you.

THE NEWS WRAP: Budget forcasts 500,000 new jobs: Swan

5:14AM | Monday, 2 May 2011 |  The Federal Budget will forecast an extra 500,000 jobs will be created over the next two years, treasurer Wayne Swan has revealed.

THE NEWS WRAP: Bank of Japan injects an extra $84 billion into the marketplace

3:07AM | Tuesday, 15 March 2011 |  The Bank of Japan has again intervened to prop up the nation’s financial system, pumping an extra 7 trillion yen, or $84 billion, into the marketplace.

Consider the moats around your business

2:09PM | Wednesday, 16 February 2011 |  Everyone loves to quote Warren Buffett. But there is one Buffett idea I like to think about in relation to my business and that’s the idea of building moats around your company.

NEWS WRAP: Telstra unveils details on its tablet

10:17AM | Wednesday, 27 October 2010 |  Telstra releases T-Tab details; shareholder backlash over pay and Buffett names successor.

Five ways to boost your sales

10:59PM | Monday, 25 October 2010 |  No matter how good your start-up idea is, if you can’t sell the product or service that it provides you won’t be troubling the Forbes Rich List.

Warren Buffett

10:33AM | Monday, 25 October 2010 |  In the business world, the rearview mirror is always clearer than the windshield.