*Before I proceed, on Tuesday I will be announcing, with great honour and excitement, the WINNER of the prestigious 2016/2017 ASX Brownlow Medal. The Best and Fairest stock on the market* Every investor needs their own process to undertaking what the AFL industry refers to as a, "medical". You will be needing quite a few green whistles to alleviate the pain without one, for more than one reason. Injuries are part of our great game. Luck plays a significant part. They can unf
Congratulations to current Melbourne coach Simon Goodwin, and former greats Anthony Stevens, Barry Hall, John Halbert and Ron Todd for being inducted in the 2017 AFL Hall of Fame on Tuesday night.
Do stand and put your hands together for the one and only, Malcolm Blight, a true Legend of our game. A true contrarian football thinker, someone who was never afraid to do things a little differently.
There is a good reason why young AFL recruits are encouraged to study tapes
It was bliss! Belting out “We are the Navy Blues!” with James in my arms, my 5 year old, and Dad next to me is a memory that will stay with me. That night, I sat on the couch to watch the replay snacking on humble pie and lots of it! The GWS forward line comprised of number 1 pick Jonathan Patton, a bloke that would have gone number 1 in Jeremy Cameron, Toby Greene and 3 time premiership player Stevie J. Not a problem, up stepped Liam Jones (insert “shocked” emoji here). Whe
“I don’t want to be the best coach. I just want to coach the best players” – Ross Lyon, Fremantle Coach The above quote stayed with me for a while. It helped me come to the realisation that I didn’t need to be Warren Buffett, the best investor in the world, I just needed to invest in the best companies. Before we get to what makes a great company, we have to know the types of talent available for investors to recruit. Companies are defined by the choices management make. When
"Premiership Portfolio will save you money in ways you wouldn't believe. We haven't had to buy sleeping tablets since it was released" - CEO of the Household, Sam's Wife What does our great game, Australian rules football, have to do with finance, business, statistics and quantitative data? At it turns out...quite a fair bit indeed. Moneyball, the best selling book by Michael Lewis, first introduced us to the concoction of sport and numbers back in 2003. Recruitment decisions