One Step Up: Learn a little more every day!

Jay Mehta
The weekly newsletter on business, investing, psychology, industry musings and notes from books/podcasts I learned a lot from.
Created 15 Mar 2020
  • One Step Up #55
    14 Aug 2021 • 1 min read
    The highest human act is to inspire. - the late, great Nipsey Hussle Over the last 13 odd months - it’s been an absolute joy putting out this weekly newsletter - but going forward, the frequency is go...
  • One Step Up #54
    08 Aug 2021 • 1 min read
    LVMH: King of the Luxury Jungle From 2009: Luca Solca (Bernstein’s luxury goods analyst) writes his magnum opus on the empire of Bernard Arnault. Couple that with this thread from Trung Phan below and...
  • One Step Up #53
    04 Aug 2021 • 1 min read
    If you control your factories, you control your quality; if you control your distribution, you control your image. - Bernard Arnault, LVMH The inside story of how a 'band of misfits' saved Lego Remark...
  • One Step Up #52
    25 Jul 2021 • 4 min read
    Advise for this week: Reset Almost everything will work again if you unplug it for a few minutes, including you.— Anne Lamott Constellation Software & Org Design CSU headquarters sets targets for the ...
  • One Step Up #51
    11 Jul 2021 • 4 min read
    Active vs. Lazy Thinking The antidote to failure is active thinking. Force yourself to think in clear, verifiable hypotheses, and obtain data that validates or refutes those hypotheses. Ensure to ask ...
  • One Step Up #50
    04 Jul 2021 1 0
    Important to celebrate small wins - number 50 goes out to you all today! Still baffles me that I’ve been doing this for a year now. Jim OShaughnessy @jposhaughnessy "Because in the end you won't remem...
  • One Step Up #49
    26 Jun 2021 • 4 min read
    One big idea this week: Growth Without Goals Success is about building a set of daily practices, it is about growth without goals. Continuous, habitual practice(s) trumps achievement-based success. I ...
  • One Step Up #48
    19 Jun 2021 • 2 min read
    You’re never going to get rich renting out your time. A Big Little Idea Called Ergodicity (Or The Ultimate Guide to Russian Roulette) If there’s only one article you read from this newsletter - let it...
  • One Step Up #47
    06 Jun 2021 • 4 min read
    One big idea for this week: Source: @visualizevalue How Exchanges Die: The Story Of T.O.M. If you think owning & managing an exchange seems so easy, you might want to think again. By 2016, TOM (The Or...
  • One Step Up #46
    26 May 2021 • 3 min read • 1 0
    Apologies for the erratic publishing schedule off late! Now then - let’s get to it. Spotting red flags in equity investments, a lesson learned Be less willing to give the benefit of the doubt to manag...
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