CFA Institute Live Webinars Presentation Recorded 07 May 2020
Meditation a Difference Maker in Down Markets
Meditation is a scientifically proven way for reducing your stress, improving the quality of your thinking, overcoming behavioral bias, and helping you navigate ethical dilemmas.
In this one-hour webinar, the author of CFA Institute's Meditation Guide for Investment Professionals, Jason A. Voss, CFA
- walks you through the major challenges of investment professionals;
- shares scientific evidence of meditation's ability to help you overcome these challenges;
- teaches you about the four major meditation styles;
- guides you through a focused attention meditation; and
- answers your questions.
This is an archived recording of a live webinar that took place on 7 May 2020.
About the Speaker(s)
Jason A. Voss, CFA, is CEO of Active Investment Management (AIM) Consulting, LLC, a firm advising active investment managers on how to improve their cultures and performance. Prior, he served as global content director at CFA Institute. Previously, Mr. Voss was co-portfolio manager of the Davis Appreciation & Income Fund. He is the author of multiple books, including Return of the Active Manager, The Intuitive Investor, and Valuation Techniques: Discounted Cash Flow, Earnings Quality, Measures of Value Added, and Real Options. Mr. Voss is a frequent writer and speaker about how active investment managers may improve their performance. He has published research in multiple journals, including the Journal of Private Equity, the Journal of Behavioral Finance, and the Swiss accounting journal, IRZ. His research interests include financial statement analysis, geopolitics, intuition, lie detection, and meditation. Mr. Voss earned his BA in economics and MBA in finance and accounting from the University of Colorado.