Flattening the Curve vs Flat-lining the Economy

Shutdown of the Canadian economy under the Carona virus has come fast and hard. Restaurants shut down, Hotels as 5% occupancy, airlines laying off employees by the 1,000s. March Employment Insurance applications reached nearly 1 million by the end of the third week, representing 5% of the Canadian Workforce. Unessential businesses have been shutdown along … Continue reading Flattening the Curve vs Flat-lining the Economy

Life advice: Take action

My mother, who shaped most of my life and who died from a 2 decade battle with cancer when I was 23, once said to me, "no matter how good you think you are, there is always somebody out there better." Shocking to hear when you are an idealist teenager. But brilliant advice as it … Continue reading Life advice: Take action