An overview of the geology and history of mining in Manitoba

Disclaimer: I am an investment writer with an interest in the resource industry. I am not a Professional Geologist or licensed financial advisor. I do own investments in some Manitoba-based mining companies and will disclose this information when relevant. Please always do your own due diligence before making any decisions that affect your portfolio.   […]

What I’m working on this week (July 9 – 13)

Last week was busy. There was a conference in town for an organization that several friends of mine work for, so I was able to connect with friends I haven’t seen in several years. On the work side of things, I crossed a few projects off my list that had been lingering for a while. […]

Digging into Manitoba’s resource industry

I’ve been following the resource industry for years. I have an interest in the resource industry globally, although most of my exposure has been to companies listed on the Canadian venture exchange (the “TSX-V”). It’s not a preference, it’s just where I’ve landed in practice because of who I write for and what experts I […]

Why it’s sometimes good to lose a sale

Your conversion rate is the percentage of prospects that actually buy from you. So if you have 100 prospects and 10 of them buy from you, your conversion rate is 10%. Easy. But here’s what you do need to know (yet many entrepreneurs don’t know)… Part of your job as a business owner is to […]

What I’m working on this week (July 2 – 6)

Happy patriotic week! If you’re a Canadian reader, Happy Canada Day on July 1st! If you’re an American reader, Happy Independence Day on July 4th! It’s also the start to the second half of the year. For me, that means revisiting my goals and tasks for the year and making sure I’m on track or […]