HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE, LEGAL EDUCATION EDITION: Harvard Law School, The GRE, And Moneyball.
Following up on my previous posts: Harvard Is Second Law School To Admit 1Ls Based On GRE Rather Than LSAT (Mar. 9, 2017) NY Times, Will Dropping The LSAT Requirement Create More Miserable Lawyers? (Mar. 19, 2017) Bill Henderson (Indiana), U.S. News Eliminates The Rankings Advantage Of The GRE, But...
Michael Lewis is best known for milling complicated subject matter like mortgage-backed securities and collateralized debt obligations into compulsively readable bestsellers, including Liar’s Poker, The Big Short and Moneyball. His books...Show More Summary
Tabitha Soren, who you may remember as a reporter for MTV News, has for the past number of years been working as a photographer. One of her projects began more than 13 years ago as she accompanied her husband Michael Lewis on his visits to the Oakland A’s while working on Moneyball. Show More Summary
Teams have altered who they hire as scouts, tapping writers with backgrounds in advanced metrics
Brad Pitt may be single, but he's not quite ready to mingle. Amid reports that the Moneyball star has finally made peace with soon-to-be ex-wife Angelina Jolie, it's said the A-lister is now "in better spirits." Thank goodness. Related: Brad & Jennifer Have Reconnected Amidst His Divorce! As you may recall, Brangelina made headlines back in September when [...]
Here's why the old definition of "quality content" is wrong and how you can start picking up more wins by playing content marketing moneyball.
The tension between Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie has certainly mellowed. It's been six months since the Maleficent actress filed for divorce from the Moneyball star and, after quite a bit of mudslinging from both sides, the former flames have made peace. Oooh, go on! Related: Exes Brad & Jennifer Have Reconnected Amidst His Divorce! According to People, [...]
The more experienced you are, the likelier you'll fall into this trap.
People waste years trying not to waste hours, says author Michael Lewis
Michael Lewis, author of "The Big Short," "Moneyball," and "The Undoing Project," explains why some of the Trump administration's policy ideas could take the...
Michael Lewis, author of "The Big Short," "Moneyball," and "The Undoing Project," his latest book on gut instinct, explains to Lawrence why he thinks Donald...
Market expectations have driven stock prices to new highs, but with sentiment so extreme, many are wondering if this move is sustainable. This time on FS Insider we spoke with Andrew Zatlin of Moneyball Economics about his take on market direction, the possibility for...
It's still early, but the Browns are starting to see some positive results after their front-office restructuring
Everyone laughed when the Browns hired a front office that was going to try and bring Moneyball to the NFL. Cleveland annoyed player (...)
And, no, Osweiler does not have a future in Cleveland.
MLB teams go out of house to lock down as much data as they can
Reshma Shetty began to see her startup's diversity problems more urgently after an accidental crash course in "sabermetrics." Reshma Shetty began to see her startup's diversity problems more urgently after an accidental crash course in "sabermetrics." To be perfectly honest, I started thinking about diversity later than I should have. Show More Summary
Toyota Racing uses scouting and a proprietary formula to find NASCAR’s next star drivers years before anyone knows their names. When a team unexpectedly needs to replace a driver, it can create a lot of uncertainty. Who it will lineShow More Summary
Have you ever watched the movie Moneyball? The lead character Billy Beane, played by Brad Pitt, pressed forward in his plans to re-create the Oakland A’s baseball team. He pursued this goal with a single-minded determination, stating...Show More Summary