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James Cowan
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I spent about a year following McDonald's Canada executives as they rebuild the brand. They're in headlines for the Temporary Foreign Worker controversy right now, but there's a bigger story at play: 

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My column from last month's Canadian Business on the right and wrong ways to control CEO salaries: 

http://www.canadianbusiness.com/blogs-and-comment/a-simple-fix-for-ceo-salaries-james-cowan/

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"Consumer-friendly" policies sometimes aren't.

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McArdle explains why we hate ALL CAPS EMAILS. IT HAS TO DO WITH SCIENCE
"I have a colleague who uses ALL CAPS. ALL THE TIME in e-mails. We laugh, but should I say something?"

McArdle answers:

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My latest, on why it's vital to get foreign investment policy right. . . And how the Harper government keeps making it worse.

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How the CBC's digital success has turned it into a competitor for everyone from Netflix to newspapers. And why it's a problem: 
http://www.canadianbusiness.com/blogs-and-comment/time-to-make-the-cbc-fight-fair/
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