Selected Blog Posts
Here's the creme de la creme, as they say. Or, just stuff I'm proud to have written. To showcase my range as a writer, I've tried to include a variety of content. It is the spice of life, after all.
Arke Marketing: "Mo’ Money, Mo’ Problems: What the New Ontario Political Contribution Rules Mean for Your Organization"
Changes to Ontario's election financing rules have made it tough on professional organizations looking to contribute cash. Not to worry, though. Instead of throwing money at a candidate who has your organization's interests at heart, invest that money into mobilizing the only asset that matters: people.
Arke Marketing: "The Worst Ever Canadian Political TV Ads"
Ouch. Canada has its share of... how to put this delicately, terrible political TV spots. These are the worst of the worst. Indisputably.
Irene Lee: "Section 37: The Good, the Bad, the Ugly"
Heard of Section 37? If not, in this post I break it down. Basically, it lets city councillors legally extort developers.
Irene Lee: "Neighbourhood Profile: The Bay Street Corridor"
When it comes to condo investing, the Bay Street Corridor is one of Toronto's most lucrative hoods. But that wasn't always so. Back in the day, the Corridor was part of The Ward--not such a nice place
Wealth Professional: "Market conditions create new DSC worries"
Once upon a time, I was a financial journalist. This piece caused quite a bite of controversy for challenging financial advisors who charge a back-end fee on their mutual funds. It also garnered over 2000 hits in two hours for Wealth Professional online. A huge boon to the site.
La Sportsa Nostra: "No Love in the City of Brotherly Love"
And before I was a financial journalist, I wrote about hockey. Full transparency: I am not a Flyers fan. No way, no how. Leafs all the way! GLG!