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A look back at some lucky – and not so lucky – stock calls

A good stock-picking column requires a clear argument, a bit of courage, some supporting evidence – and a lot of luck.<p>My highlight of 2017 had to be a June 22 column on Home Capital Group Inc. that had all of these ingredients. The floundering mortgage lender, whose future was in doubt following a …

Whiteboard Session: Clashing with a Coworker? Here's What to Do

These 4 steps will help you resolve conflicts, whether you're a seeker or an avoider.

8 Questions You'd Better Ask Yourself Before Taking a Job

Job offers come with so many emotions. You’re excited, happy, and—likely—quite relieved. This relief, while so very sweet after a long job search, …

Petra Flannery, Stylist to the Modern Stars

Known for zipping her clients Emma Stone, Claire Danes and Zoe Saldana into bold and atypical red carpet looks, the Los Angeles-based stylist shares …

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Finance major targets cigar-butt stocks with potential for big gains

<b>David Desjardins</b><p><b>Occupation</b><p>Finance major at the Université du Québec à Chicoutimi.<p><b>Portfolio</b><p>Includes shares in Nevsun Resources Ltd., Lucara Diamond Corp., High Arctic Energy Services Inc. and Alacer Gold Corp.<p><b>The investor</b><p>At 16, David Desjardins read books on the investment style of legendary …

Hunter S. Thompson On Finding Your Purpose

In April of 1958, a 22 year-old Hunter S. Thompson wrote a letter on the meaning of life when asked by a friend for advice. What makes his response …

Self-Refinement Through the Wisdom of the Ages: New Year’s Resolutions from Some of Humanity’s Greatest Minds

At the outset of each new year, humanity sets out to better itself as we resolve to eradicate our unhealthy habits and cultivate healthy ones. But while the most typical New Year’s resolutions tend to be about bodily health, the most meaningful ones aim at a deeper kind of health through the …

Literature

'Daigou' Agents Help Chinese Get Luxury Goods for Less

A growing number of Chinese are turning to "selling agents" to circumvent import duties and get their hands on authentic luxury goods at lower prices.<p>…

Why Study Philosophy? 'To Challenge Your Own Point of View'

An interview with Rebecca Newberger Goldstein, author of Plato at the Googleplex<p>At a time when advances in science and technology have changed our understanding of our mental and physical selves, it is easy for some to dismiss the discipline of philosophy as obsolete. Stephen Hawking, boldly, …

Dividend growth: the gift that keeps on giving

<i>John Heinzl is the dividend investor for Globe Investor's</i> Strategy Lab<i>. Follow his contributions</i> here<i>. You can see his model portfolio here</i><i>.</i><p>It's been 15 months since I started my Strategy Lab model dividend portfolio, and I'm pleased to report that everything is unfolding as I had expected.<p>Today, I …

Watch what consumers buy -- and then buy the stock

<i>Chris Umiastowski is the growth investor for Globe Investor's</i> Strategy Lab<i>. Follow his contributions here</i> <i>and view his model portfolio here.</i><p>When it comes to investing, especially in technology stocks, people engage in heated debates. The worthwhile debates are about potential growth rates, gross …

Stop Worrying About Making the Right Decision

Much of my work as a coach involves helping people wrestle with an important decision. Some of these decisions feel particularly big because they involve selecting one option to the exclusion of all others when the cost of being “wrong” can be substantial: <i>If I’m at a crossroads in my career, which</i> …

The Six Enemies of Greatness (and Happiness)

<b>The Six Enemies of Greatness (and Happiness)</b> <br>These six factors can erode the grandest of plans and the noblest of intentions. They can turn visionaries into paper-pushers and wide-eyed dreamers into shivering, weeping balls of regret. Beware!<p><b>1)</b> <b>Availability</b><p>We often settle for what’s available, and …

20 Ways to Find Your Calling

Not sure what to be when you grow up (whenever that is)? Fret no more.<br>We can figure this out together. Let’s get started.<p><b>1. Ignore the future, deal with the present.</b> <br>The question, “What should I be when I grow up?” is wrong. Ask instead, “What is next today?” People become fat one bite at a time, …

Grab Bag

I’m a longtime fan of Jill Milan bags, and the Octagon clutch is my latest crush. The simplicity of the black and gold appeals to me, but I wouldn’t say no to a clasp set with diamonds, emeralds, rubies, or sapphires, which can be done upon request.