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The Resilient Investor by Hal Brill, Michael Kramer and Christopher Peck
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Feb 15, 2015 | ISBN 9781626563377

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“Brings to investment what the periodic table brought to chemistry—clarity, order, and understanding. Thousands of books have been written about how to live well, shop smart, or save wisely, but this is the first to show, step by step, how to optimize for all three and how to harmonize our choices with our dreams.
—Michael H. Shuman, author of Local Dollars, Local Sense

“To survive and thrive in an uncertain future means being resilient—in every sense of the word. That’s easy to say, hard to do. The Resilient Investor [shows] not just what resiliency means to a financial investor but also how it relates to the investments we make every day in our families, our communities, and ourselves.”
—Joel Makower, Executive Editor,, and author of Strategies for the Green Economy

“I celebrate this book, which lays out a new map showing how each of us can create an ecosystem of investments that helps us thrive no matter what the future brings.”
—Vicki Robin, author of Blessing the Hands That Feed Us and coauthor of Your Money or Your Life

“A timely and refreshing rethink of what it means to invest. The Resilient Investor takes the big view, while helping readers create a holistic investment plan that will serve their goals—no matter what the future holds.”
—Amy Cortese, author of Locavesting

“Today more than ever, investors must cultivate the virtue of resilience. The Resilient Investor shows us exactly how to do so with expansive vision, solid money advice, and practical wisdom, establishing beyond a doubt that resilient investors are, in the long run, the most successful investors.”
—Patricia Aburdene, author of Conscious Money and Megatrends 2010

“This unique original treatment of investing is holistic in the best sense of the word: it connects investing to the rest of your life, brings it down to earth, normalizes it, and offers valuable insights into how you can truly think anew about your money while deploying it mindfully in the service of personal and societal goals.”
—Joe Keefe, President and CEO, Pax World Management LLC

“The Resilient Investor shows how thoughtful investment, in all senses of the word, can both protect and buffer us from an unpredictable and worrisome future. But, this book does something even more important: it also shows us how the right investments can influence that future and ensure it is the one we want.”
—Auden Schendler, Vice President, Sustainability, Aspen Skiing Company and author of Getting Green Done

“The global community is headed for increasingly turbulent times with greater risk and volatility. The Resilient Investor teaches us how to prepare by considering every aspect of our lives in mapping our future scenarios.”
—Carsten Henningsen, Chairman, Portfolio 21

“What could be more important, in the world of ultra-fast trading, rogue computer algorithms and climate change, than weaning ourselves off Wall Street? We need to reinvent investing in the 21st century. The thinking that informs this book is a vital part of that urgent process.”
—Woody Tasch, Founder and Chairman, Slow Money

“This book is brilliant! By redefining and broadening what it means to invest, it helps chart a course toward making the most productive use of both your money and your time and live a more fulfilling life in alignment with your values.”
—Jenny Kassan, CEO, Cutting Edge Capitalsan, and CEO, Cutting Edge Capital

Table Of Contents

Introduction: Standing up to Uncertainty
1. Facing the Future: Why we’re expanding your view of investing
2. More Than Money: Recognizing your real net worth: Personal, tangible, and financial assets
3. Weaning off Wall Street: The Three Investment Strategies: Close to Home, Sustainable Global Economy, Evolutionary
4. A Field Guide to Resilient Investing: A tour of the nine realms of the resilient investing map
5. Find Yourself on the Map: What you’re already doing: self-assessment
6. Be Ready for Anything: Qualities of the resilient investor, scenario planning, plausible futures
7. Dancing With the Future: Resilient Investor profiles: Doomer, Dreamer, Dualist, Driver, Denier, etc.
8. Your Resilient Investing Plan: Design, implement, and evaluate your resilient investing plan
9. Tales of Resilient Living: The authors’ stories
10. The Invisible Heart of Resilience: By becoming personally resilient, we help create a resilient world
(i) The Case for SRI
(II) The Investor’s Eye
About the Authors

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