Markets

Warren Buffett advised graduates to read, learn to express themselves, and find a job they love in a virtual address on Saturday. Here are the 11 best quotes.

Warren Buffett advises young people to read extensively, work on their communication skills, and strive for a job they will be excited to do each day. The investor and Berkshire Hathaway CEO offered the guidance as part of a virtual commencement address on Saturday to students graduating from the University […]
Warren Buffett advised graduates to read, learn to express themselves, and find a job they love in a virtual address on Saturday. Here are the 11 best quotes.
Strategy

Watch Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s speech to 2020 graduates: ‘Solutions to seemingly intractable challenges are not found in 140 characters or on other forms of social media’

Mayor Lori Lightfoot is a lawyer and the current mayor of Chicago, and the first openly gay Black woman to be elected mayor of a major city in the US. In her 2020 commencement address, she challenges Northwestern University graduates to get energised in the name of public service and […]
Watch Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s speech to 2020 graduates: ‘Solutions to seemingly intractable challenges are not found in 140 characters or on other forms of social media’
Strategy

Legendary journalist Marty Baron offered critical advice for the next generation in his 20-minute Harvard commencement speech: ‘We risk entering dangerous territory.

Marty Baron is executive editor of The Washington Post where he oversees a staff of more than 800 journalists. In his commencement address, Baron speaks to the challenges facing a free press and American democracy if people fail to agree on what constitutes truth and fact, and instead base decisions […]
Legendary journalist Marty Baron offered critical advice for the next generation in his 20-minute Harvard commencement speech: ‘We risk entering dangerous territory.
Tech

Tim Cook learned the ‘visceral difference between preparation and readiness’ after taking over Apple for Steve Jobs, and it’s life advice everyone should hear

Tim Cook gave advice to Stanford graduates over the weekend based on his experience stepping into Steve Jobs’ shoes as the Apple CEO after his death. “Your mentors may leave you prepared, but they can’t leave you ready,” he told the audience. Cook also used his Stanford commencement address to […]
Tim Cook learned the ‘visceral difference between preparation and readiness’ after taking over Apple for Steve Jobs, and it’s life advice everyone should hear