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David J. Waldron is the founder and contributing editor of the blog, podcast, and subscription service, Main Street Value Investor (MSVI).

David actively conducts research and manages investments for his family portfolio in real-time, then publishes the ... more

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Eight Principles Of Profitable Self-Directed Investing
Here are eight principles of profitable self-directed investing that when consistently implemented can produce market-beating portfolios over an extended period
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Eight Principles Of Profitable Self-Directed Investing
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Thank you, Susan. I am happy that you found the post helpful. This piece originally published on the MSVI blog (see my profile), but I do plan on submitting new material to TalkMarkets from my Finding Value series, in 2019. Happy New Year.

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Thank you, Susan. I am happy that you found the post helpful. This piece originally published on the MSVI blog (see my profile), but I do plan on submitting new material to TalkMarkets from my Finding Val...

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Main Street Value Investor
Founder & Contributing Editor
May 2013 - Present (5 years 10 months)

Blogger and podcaster of Main Street Value Investor, where everyday investors learn, practice, and share the art and science of building wealth from the magic of compounding protected by a wide margin of safety.

Education

Brown University
Certificate
2000 / 2001
The Practice of Management Program
Stockton University
BS
1977 / 1981
Business Studies Grade Major: Marketing; Minor: Public Relations & Communications Activities and Societies: Served as writer/editor in the Office of Campus Life; elected chairperson of concert committee producing or assisting with live shows by The Kinks, Warren Zevon, Dixie Dregs, Little Feat, Robert Hunter, New Riders of the Purple Sage, Steve Forbert, Southside Johnny & the Asbury Jukes, Loudon Wainright III, and Robert Palmer.

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Hire Train Monitor Motivate
David J. Waldron
Country View
05/31/2016

Offers powerful, yet simple techniques that can dramatically improve your organization, team, or individual career achievements in today's hyper-competitive local and global marketplaces. 

Ten Domains of Effective Goal Setting
David J. Waldron
Country View
01/18/2016

Powerful, yet practical foundation for goal setting that speaks to lifelong achievement in the areas of our personal and professional lives that matter most.

A Great Place to Learn & Earn
David J. Waldron
Country View
11/01/2015

Rare insider's view of the for-profit, postsecondary career education sector, and its impact on the future of America's socioeconomic development.