The gold and bitcoin tussle

The gold and bitcoin tussle

SWELLENDAM – The parody I scripted about a year ago, pitching Darth Vader representing cryptocurrencies against Blackbeard the Pirate representing gold, with both jostling for position as a viable option to fiat currencies, may have become less sardonic. The price of...
[Video] Embrace the near win

[Video] Embrace the near win

At her first museum job, art historian Sarah Lewis noticed something important about an artist she was studying: Not every artwork was a total masterpiece. She asks us to consider the role of the almost-failure, the near win, in our own lives. In our pursuit of...
Beware The Siren Song of Growth

Beware The Siren Song of Growth

Growth has an almost irresistible allure for investors. Whether it’s a rapidly growing economy, a start-up with a hot new product, or a new industry that promises to transform our lives, investors are naturally drawn to opportunities that seem to offer the greatest...