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Another CFA® Exam is Finished

June 4th, 2017 Desk

And after approximately six hours of actual exam test writing, numerous hours of stress, one emergency surgery and having followed a nine month study plan, I fear I may have done better last year…

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Top 10 CFA® Panic Posts

May 31st, 2017 Top Ten Panic Posts

So another CFA® Exam is almost upon us. I know I said it was unlikely I would blog more about the CFA program and I still haven’t blogged much about the CFA program at least on Muskblog. However, I have studied a lot…

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Shanghai Disneyland Initial Visit

April 17th, 2017 Me and R2D2

Ever since I moved to Shanghai I’ve been anticipating playing tour guide at this place, it’s been open a while, but despite numerous threats, no one has visited me, who I had to take here. Then I was randomly selected to go with folks from work. It was far from well organized, but I stood in line for hours and took a few pictures. I’ll probably be back…

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Snowmageddon 2017

February 8th, 2017 Beer Bottle in the Snow

After two years in China I finally took a ‘contract break’ to visit my family in Canada, at first the weather was great, I had jet lag and took many sunrise photos in Deep Bay British Columbia, then just before a big family gathering #snowmageddon2017 hit Vancouver Island…

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Personal Content Marketing Strategy

November 23rd, 2016 flipboard

My ongoing job search lately has lead me to do a lot of Googling and a lot of lying in bed unable to sleep, which sometimes leads to me getting up and sitting in front of my computer more. There are a lot of self proclaimed experts online, some of them actually know what they are talking about, some of them just talk a lot. Separating the wheat from the chaff is still a billion dollar problem online, as someone who continues to spend too much time online, here is how I manage my personal social media firehose…

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Klout and Personal Branding Online

November 14th, 2016 Klout Logo

During my never ending job search I sometimes get questions or comments about something on my website, sometimes the comments are positive, sometimes less so. In fact I think people who don’t value honesty and integrity probably never interview me at all. That said a lot of effort has gone into this website over the last ten or fifteen years. The ROI has not been enough…

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WordPress Plugin Woes

November 12th, 2016 Recent Post Widget

Although I and indeed the whole world have much bigger problems, I’ve continued to tweak and try to improve my WordPress install and theme. I am waiting for replies or updates for several plugins or support threads as detailed in my previous post. What I should probably be doing is studying but my heart isn’t in it and what I’m really waiting for is the company I interviewed with last to get back to me…

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