Author of Success Equation Michael Mauboussin provides exclusive interview for learning channel SarderTV

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Financial expert Mauboussin talks about his theories on understanding the role luck plays in career and company success

“Michael Mauboussin has a very interesting perspective on personal and business success, that we can all learn from and apply in our daily lives,” said Russell Sarder

Michael Mauboussin may be the Head of Global Financial Strategies at Credit Suisse and a professor of finance at Columbia Business School, but in addition to being an expert in financial services he is also an expert in understanding the role of chance and luck. Mauboussin is the author of the book, Success Equation, in which he lays out his theories on the role of luck in personal and business success. In the exclusive interview with SarderTV, the popular learning channel, Mauboussin talks to SarderTV correspondent, Jennifer Crumpton, and talks about what led to his interest in luck, why he wrote his book, the importance of being able to identify how much is luck and how much is skill in life's activities as an ability that is key to being successful in all aspects of ones life. He also discusses his beginnings in the world of finance, how he has achieved success, and his advice for those just starting out in the fields of banking and finance.

“Michael Mauboussin has a very interesting perspective on personal and business success, that we can all learn from and apply in our daily lives,” said Russell Sarder, CEO of NetCom Learning and the creator of SarderTV.

According to Mauboussin, mentors have played a big part in his professional success. In the interview for SarderTV, he talks about specific individuals who have helped along the way including Alfred Rappaport, author of Creating Shareholder Value and Bill Miller of Legg Mason Capital Management who have encouraged and guided him throughout his career. Mauboussin also talks at length about his new book, Success Equation, talking about his philosophy on the continuum of luck and skill and how it can be applied in life. He decided to so that individuals can learn to identify skill and luck and understand both in terms of business applications, sports and investing. According to Mauboussin, it is has never been more important to have an understanding of the role of luck in the business world and why such an understanding leads to better decision making.

SarderTV offers provoking, educational and candid interviews so that new entrepreneurs and aspiring business people can learn from them. The database is part of the international Learning Movement created by Russell Sarder to help spread knowledge and inspire a passion in lifelong learning. Operating on the premise that motivated individuals can learn from the experience, the success and the mistakes of others, SarderTV provides a unique opportunity to see and hear influential personalities talk about the subjects that matter to them. Some of the past interviewees have included Ira Neimark, former CEO of Bergdorf Goodman, Susan Davis, CEO of BRAC USA, and Dan Hoffman, President and CEO of M5 Networks.

Don't miss this interesting interview with Michael Mauboussin at SarderTV.

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About Sarder TV
SarderTV is a learning channel that contains a series of exclusive educational interview videos from top leaders in their industries, as well as motivational videos encouraging our public to succeed in their personal and professional lives, and many more. Russell Sarder, CEO of Sarder TV, has interviewed a series of leaders, who have shared their experiences and how they were able to achieve their success. Some of the names that Sarder has interviewed are: Ira Neimark, former CEO of Bergdorf Goodman; Russ Edelman, co-author of Nice Guys Can Get the Corner Office, Dan Hoffman, and David Hershfield, SVP Online Technology at RedCats.

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