52 episodes

Sometimes we get caught up in what feels like infinite loops when we try to figure things out. Markets go up and down, research is presented and then refuted, and we wind up right back where we started.

The goal of this podcast is to learn how we can reset our thinking on issues that leaves us with a better understanding as to why we think the way we think and how we might be able to change that, to avoid going in infinite loops and thoughts.

Hosts, Jim O’Shaughnessy and Jamie Catherwood, hope to offer you a fresh perspective on a variety of issues and look at them through a multi-faceted lens. Including history, philosophy, art, science, linguistics, and quantitative analysis. And help you become a better investor and also a more nuanced thinker.

Infinite Loops Jim O'Shaughnessy and Jamie Catherwood

    • Business
    • 4.6 • 102 Ratings

Sometimes we get caught up in what feels like infinite loops when we try to figure things out. Markets go up and down, research is presented and then refuted, and we wind up right back where we started.

The goal of this podcast is to learn how we can reset our thinking on issues that leaves us with a better understanding as to why we think the way we think and how we might be able to change that, to avoid going in infinite loops and thoughts.

Hosts, Jim O’Shaughnessy and Jamie Catherwood, hope to offer you a fresh perspective on a variety of issues and look at them through a multi-faceted lens. Including history, philosophy, art, science, linguistics, and quantitative analysis. And help you become a better investor and also a more nuanced thinker.

    Litquidity — Up Close with the Meme King of Wall Street

    Litquidity — Up Close with the Meme King of Wall Street

    In this episode of Infinite Loops we unravel the mystery around the Meme King of Wall Street — Litquidity Capital! We talk about:
    Meme-ing: As a finance insider and outsider Wall Street's culture Current state of financial education Growing the "Liquidity" brand Elon Musk's meme game And a LOT more!
    Follow Litquidity on Twitter at https://twitter.com/litcapital and sign up for their newsletter at: https://execsum.co/

    • 47 min
    Jack Butcher — Productizing Value

    Jack Butcher — Productizing Value

    In this episode of Infinite Loops we spoke with Jack Butcher, creator of Visualize Value — "The operating system for value creators". We talk about:
    Journey from employment, to consulting, to entrepreneurship.  Productizing yourself Building a brand Overcoming fear and imposter syndrome Process vs. Goals And a LOT more!
    Follow Jack on Twitter at https://twitter.com/jackbutcher and get Visualize Value products from https://shop.visualizevalue.com/

    • 1 hr 1 min
    Luke Burgis — What Drives Human Desire?

    Luke Burgis — What Drives Human Desire?

    In this episode of Infinite Loops we spoke with Luke Burgis, author of the book 'Wanting: The Power of Mimetic Desire in Everyday Life'. We talk about:
    Needs vs. Desire The current state of social media 'Celebristan' and 'Freshmanistan' How to identify fake "experts" Scapegoating and Mimetic Violence  And a LOT more!
    Follow Luke on Twitter at https://twitter.com/lukeburgis and get his newly-released book 'Wanting' from: https://lukeburgis.com/wanting/

    • 1 hr 22 min
    Michael S. Falk — A Passionate Advocate For Economic Growth

    Michael S. Falk — A Passionate Advocate For Economic Growth

    For this episode of Infinite Loops, Michael S. Falk, CFA and partner at the Focus Consulting Group joins us. We talk about:

    Different careers in Finance Succession Planning Michael's books on sustainable economic growth ALS Luck, Resilience, Gratitude, and a LOT more! Follow Michael on Twitter at https://twitter.com/MSFalk and get his books from Amazon at: https://www.amazon.com/Get-Work-Future-Michael-Falk/dp/1704375827

    • 1 hr 4 min
    Tren Griffin — Flipping The Script

    Tren Griffin — Flipping The Script

    In this unique episode of Infinite Loops, Tren Griffin returns to the podcast, but this time as the co-host. Tren asks Jim a series of thought-provoking questions that cover topics like (Jim got a few questions to Tren as well):
    The importance of asking "why" Treating failures as lessons How writing helps in detecting blind-spots in your thinking Courage, and to go all-in!  Munger, Buffett, Gates, Jobs, and A LOT more! 
    Follow Tren on Twitter (https://twitter.com/trengriffin) and read his blog at: https://25iq.com/

    • 1 hr 13 min
    Paul Craven — Behavioral Science & Decision Making

    Paul Craven — Behavioral Science & Decision Making

    In this episode of Infinite Loops we spoke with Paul Craven, an expert in behavioral biases and decision making. In this conversation we discuss:
    What behavioral science is Building trust and relationships Temporal discounting and reframing Managing emotions in investing Surviving is winning And A LOT more! 
    Follow Paul on Twitter (https://twitter.com/CravenPartners) and his website https://www.paulcraven.com/

    • 1 hr 11 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
102 Ratings

102 Ratings

stewy42 ,

A Wide Breadth of Experiences

Jim does a great job incorporating his 30+ years of investing experience with his guest’s insights. Fascinating explanation of the “latticework” of investing, which incorporates philosophy, history, biology, and psychology among other subjects.

Mike_25Hrs ,

Brilliant

Couldn’t recommend this podcast enough. Not only a great follow on Twitter, but a truly informative podcast host as well. The insights generated apply not just to investing, but to many other areas of life as well. If you’re looking to start with a single episode, the conversation with Rory Sutherland is magic.

Clarisse Gomez ,

Awesome Podcast!!!!

Jim, host of the Infinite Loops podcast, highlights all aspects of investing and more in this can’t miss podcast! The host and expert guests offer insightful advice and information that is helpful to anyone that listens!

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