Warren Buffett

How To Pitch Warren Buffett In 60 Seconds

Fortune - April 14, 2014

In front of a standing-room-only crowd at a Rice University auditorium Thursday night, business plan contestants set the scene: A would-be student entrepreneur walks into an elevator with Warren Buffett. They have 30 floors... Read »

Bill Gates Was ’Stunned’ By Partnership With Warren Buffett

Forbes - March 19, 2014

Gates and Buffett are the prime movers behind the so-called Giving Pledge, the movement that seeks to persuade the world’s wealthiest people to commit to giving away the bulk of their fortunes. Buffett has said he will... Read »

Warren Buffett: Financial Crisis Worse Than I Realized

CNBC - March 14, 2014

Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway Chairman & CEO, provides insight on U.S. debt, bank regulations and the connection between a growing economy and inflation. Dan Gilbert, Quicken Loans founder & Chairman, weighs in. Read »

Warren Buffett: Stay Away From Bitcoin

WSJ - March 14, 2014

Mr. Buffett, who earlier this month said he wouldn’t own bitcoin because he doesn’t consider it a store of value or reliable means of exchange, again dismissed bitcoin Friday. During a CNBC interview promoting a contest... Read »

5 Tips From Warren Buffett For Jumpstarting Business

Inc - March 7, 2014

Buffett has proven himself one of the greatest investors of all time and someone who understands business like few people can. He gets the basics, the flourishes, and the twists. Let's take a look at some sound business... Read »

Buffett, “Activist Investors In For Quick Buck”

CNBC - March 3, 2014

Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway chairman & CEO, shares his thoughts on activist investors and whether they are acting in the best interest of the company and shareholders. Buffett weighs in on splitting up PepsiCo. Read »

Warren Buffett Declines Weinstein’s Oscars Invitation

Page Six - March 3, 2014

Harvey Weinstein personally invited the mogul to his starry pre-Oscars bash, Buffett replied in an e-mail, “I really appreciate the invitation. But since I didn’t get nominated this year, I am just going to stay home.” Read »

Warren Buffett’s 5 Rules For Investing

Business Insider - February 24, 2014

Buffett bulleted five fundamentals of investing, which we paraphrase: Read »

Davos Absentees Include…

Economic Times - January 22, 2014

The annual parade of boldface names at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, is always striking. This year's attendees at the meeting, which begins Wednesday, will include Japan's prime minister, Shinzo Abe; the... Read »

Warren Buffett Will Give You $1 Billion…

Business Insider - January 21, 2014

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway and Dan Gilbert's Quicken Loans are partnering to award anyone who fills out a perfect 2014 Men's NCAA Tournament bracket with $1 billion. Read »

Buffett Increases Stake In Sheetrock Maker USG

WSJ - January 2, 2014

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. increased its stake in building-products company USG Corp. following the conversion of called notes. Read »

What 9 Highly Successful People Do In Their Free Time

Business Insider - December 3, 2013

The most successful people know how important it is to have interests and hobbies outside of their work lives. Read »

Warren Buffett Empties His Wallet

CNN - November 14, 2013

Piers Morgan asks the second richest man in the world what he carries in his wallet and, as we see, Warren Buffett casually reaches into his back pocket and pulls out a 20-year-old bill-fold. Read »

How Warren Buffett Defines Integrity

CBS - November 13, 2013

When Warren Buffett looks for companies to buy, he looks for two qualities in the CEO: energy and integrity. Read »

Why Warren Buffett Won’t Buy Twitter

WSJ - November 4, 2013

It's widely assumed that Warren Buffett doesn't invest in technology stocks, but in recent years, this belief has contrasted with reality. Read »