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Shanghai Craft Beer Festival

July 24th, 2017 Goose Island Beer

The stars finally aligned allowing me to go to one of China’s craft beer festivals. I’ve lived in Shanghai for over two years and I’ve definitely been trying the local beers…

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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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