Monthly Archive: January 2017

Jan 24

Mr carvers journey to becoming an Angel

Pt. 1 of 2 Every time I talk to someone for this blog, my first question is to ask them to walk me through the journey that led them to angel investing. They talk through their resume and muse about how a bad break here led to a good one there and everything lined into …

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Jan 18

The mistake we make reading body language

We asked business psychologist Merom Klein (Bio at the Bottom) for that subtle clue people reveal about their nature through body language: the head nod, rushed speech, eye contact. His answer: “The big myth is that you’re going to be able to read body language or an intonation or someone says ‘um’ or they gesture …

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Jan 18

Agility vs false confidence: The $85 Yukon watermelon

The Financial Post reported about a rare delicacy, a watermelon, flown in to a grocery store in the Northern Yukon. Like a sleek Italian sports car, it sat in the showroom – too expensive for any local resident to buy. Residents asked if they could buy a single slice, and the store manager refused. Until …

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