Archive for October, 2012

Poor Mr. Trudeau

Monday, October 8th, 2012

Back in the Paleolithic, when I was first interviewing for jobs in Calgary, a crusty old geologist from Shell asked me whether I had any relatives working for Shell. “No, I don’t think so” he was told. “Good” he said, “if you did, you’d never work for Shell”. By contrast, other companies promoted sons of [...]