Kennon-Green & Co. Fiduciary Financial Advisor, Wealth Management, Global Value Investing


The Kennon-Green Family Method for Managing Life and Business: How We Arrange, Evaluate, and Oversee Our Home and Companies

I wanted to give you some insight into the approach and strategies Aaron and I use to get what we want in life; to build our home and businesses into a cohesive system that works to reinforce each other and bring us happiness and financial freedom, which includes freedom over our time.

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We Are Embarking on Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

My brother-in-law told me about the Elder Scrolls games, which I had never played. The new Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim was released on 11/11/11 and I had it pre-ordered for Playstation 3 back in September so it would show up on release day.  Given the insanely great reviews for the series, it seemed like a good franchise to take on faith, just like we did with Fable II, Uncharted 2, Blue Dragon, Lost Odyssey, Castlevania: Lords of Shadow, etc.  The critics don’t always get it right but game players normally do.  In this case, both are thrilled with as near-perfect ratings as you can get.

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Using Mental Models to Understand the Joe Paterno and Penn State Scandal

We often talk about avoiding wipe-out risk on this blog.  In fact, avoiding wipe out risk is one of the main reasons to study mental models because it takes a lifetime to build a reputation and only a few minutes to destroy it.  I can think of no better real-world case study than the Joe Paterno and Penn State debacle that has dominated the news cycle (and rightly so) for the past few days.  

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