Archive for September, 2008

Sep 27 2008

The First Debate From a Branding Perspective

How do you think McCain and Obama did in the first presidential debate of the 2008 election? The early consensus seems to be that it was a draw — although I could argue that Obama had a slight edge. Both candidates were serious and relatively substantive (of course, they dodged the details…but they always do). You could [...]

Read the Full Post

Comments Off

Sep 19 2008

The End of the Investing 'Black Box'?

What a week. The financial world experienced an historical meltdown, one presidential candidate claimed the economy’s “fundamentals are sound,” and the anti-regulation Republican White House embarked on the biggest government bail-out of financial firms in US history. And it ain’t over yet. If we needed any more evidence that our much vaunted US financial system is beyond troubled, the past [...]

Read the Full Post

Comments Off