Playbook: Eric Markowitz – Director of Research at Worm Capital

Eric Markowitz is Director of Research of Worm Capital, an investment firm focused on technology innovation and disruption. In this episode, Eric and Daniel discuss Worm’s two-step research process and the path from journalism to investing.
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April 15, 2022
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Eric worked as an award-winning investigative business journalist with bylines in Inc., The New Yorker, and Newsweek magazine before joining Worm Capital in 2016.
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“Conviction is great. Opinions are really bad, because opinions will really screw you up.” – Eric Markowitz

Eric Markowitz (@EricMarkowitz) is Director of Research of Worm Capital, an investment firm focused on technology innovation and disruption. He worked as an award-winning investigative business journalist with bylines in Inc., The New Yorker, and Newsweek magazine before joining Worm Capital in 2016.

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Topics discussed with Eric Markowitz

  • 00:02:45 – The path from journalism to investing
  • 00:09:47 – Worm’s two-step research process
  • 00:19:48 – Behavioral advantages with Worm’s research
  • 00:23:44 – Robots and the future
  • 00:26:54 – Recommended books

Eric Markowitz Resources

Books Recommended in This Episode

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