Key Takeaway: You should never try to emulate Wall Street investors who have a history of repeating these bad mistakes:
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These are notes from the book I wish I’d written. It pretty much says it all. The path of the author, Gordon Murray, mirrors my own high-flying experience on Wall Street and subsequent epiphany about the right way for individual investors to find investment success.