|Dec 10, 2013||
The Mechanical Turk (not to be confused with a Turkish mechanic)
At the corner of Queen and John in Toronto sits the old Citytv building. As I approach the building from the East on Queen, a news truck comes into view, quite literally bursting out of the building – 3 stories up! – an astounding feat of marketing engineering. Unfortunately, the concept of a massive “crash” is not what I want in my head as I walk into the studio to shoot live TV.
|Dec 05, 2013||
Point of Stress
There is a very big difference between performing well in a relaxed atmosphere and performing well under pressure.
|Nov 28, 2013||
Awards and Fables
Last night Mawer won Analysts' Choice Fund Company of the Year at the Morningstar Awards.
|Nov 21, 2013||
The Definition of Success
Last month, we had investment industry legend Charley Ellis in Calgary to do a luncheon for our institutional clients, and also to spend an afternoon with our firm’s management.
|Nov 15, 2013||
The Drawback of 16th Century German Beer Purity Laws
The experiment was finished: 200 litres of Russian imperial stout, aged in a whiskey barrel, flavoured with coffee and vanilla.
|Nov 07, 2013||
Is Bad the New Good?
Remember the first time you heard that red wine and dark chocolate might actually be good for you?
|Nov 06, 2013||
When does 2+2 = 5? When you put the capitalists at Paladin Labs in charge.
|Nov 01, 2013||
Market Overview - Q3 2013
From our latest Investment Newsletter…
|Oct 31, 2013||
Betting on Talent: A Dead Sottish Philosopher's Problem
He nervously looked past the gate, took one small step…and crashed.
|Oct 28, 2013||
The experiment did not yield the results I wanted. In fact, it supported what I feared.
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