Entries by Jamie Donald

Winning a Family Business Civil War

The term ‘civil war’ typically refers to a battle between citizens of the same country – the most obvious example in this country being the War Between the States from 1861 to 1865, which left at least 600,000 dead Americans in its wake. But a civil war can also involve family members who are in […]

Do You Have What It Takes to Become Super Rich?

Billionaire intelligence at its core encompasses the mindsets and actions the self-made Super Rich employ that enable them to build massive personal wealth. These mindsets and actions are no secret – the road map to gargantuan fortunes is available to most people, thanks to extensive research into the affluent and their wealth-creation efforts. It’s really […]

Seven Rules for Building Powerful Professional Relationships

Powerful professional relationships are often the foundation of tremendous success enjoyed by the self-made Super Rich, who prove to be quite remarkable at connecting interpersonally with other businesspeople and motivating them to help the self-made Super Rich achieve their goals. Here are just a few ways you can build powerful professional relationships: Demonstrating your passion […]

The Pain and Pleasure of Diversification

Could’ve, would’ve, should’ve! It is human nature to look at an investment that has done particularly well and wish you had been invested in it. We all risk being dragged into ‘if only’ mind games: ‘If only I had put a £10,000 into Amazon in 2003, I’d be retired by now’ 1. ‘If only I […]

Luxury Destination Clubs: Just the Ticket for Affluent Travelers

Luxury destination clubs: Imagine a vacation where you show up with your wife and three children at a five-bedroom, 6,000-square-foot beachfront home that’s fully stocked with your family’s favourite foods and beverages, the boogie boards you all need to hit the waves, bedsheets and towels that rival those found in the world’s top hotels, and […]

Why a ‘Portfolio Approach’ to Insurance Should be a Key Part of Your Financial Planning

According to Nowell & Richards, independent advisors who provide tailored insurance solutions for high net worth individuals, a ‘portfolio approach’ to insurance should be a key part of your financial planning. Read the full article by Nowell & Richards below: Anyone who has achieved significant personal wealth will usually have a wide variety of tangible […]