Buffett’s Sister Donates $101 Million to Northwestern

On Wednesday morning, Northwestern University announced the largest donation that the school has ever seen in its history. They received more than $100 million in order to boost the global studies field as well as fund international student scholarships. The donation was made by Roberta “Bertie” Buffett Elliott, a Northwestern alum. She’s also the sister …

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Doris Buffett Helps the Needy

Back in 2006, when Warren Buffett first announced that he would give away billions of dollars, individual requests came flooding in asking for help. These requests still come to him even today. Instead of ignoring these letters and putting them off to the side, Buffett collects them all and then sends them to Doris Buffett, …

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How Would You Pitch Warren Buffett in 60 Seconds?

Forty two startup hopefuls hypothetically had the opportunity to deliver a sales pitch for 60 seconds to the world’s greatest investor, Warren Buffett. This took place at Rice’s Business Plan Competition. Here are some of our favorite pitches. The MBA business plan competition has a time-honored tradition. It’s known as the elevator pitch contest. Oddly …

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