October 15, 2007

‘The idea that the money shouldn’t go back to society, but instead to people who came from the right womb, strikes me as crazy’ 1819
INTERVIEW

‘The idea that the money shouldn’t go back to society, but instead to people who came from the right womb, strikes me as crazy’

WARREN BUFFETT TALKS TO KENNETH WHYTE ABOUT THE JOYS OF MAKING BILLIONS AND GIVING IT AWAY-AND WHY THE KIDS SHOULDN’T GET IT
DEALING WITH THE STRESSED 5253
SPECIAL REPORT

DEALING WITH THE STRESSED

Workplace stress costs the economy more than $30 billion a year, and yet nobody knows what it is or how to deal with it.
BLAME HILLIER 2425
NATIONAL

BLAME HILLIER

EXCLUSIVE EXCERPT: The inside story of one man’s push for an Afghan mission, and a government that let itself be persuaded
THE TOP 100 4243
SPECIAL REPORT

THE TOP 100

Generous vacations, staff discounts, on-site daycare and more. Here are the companies that put employees first.
MAIL BAG 88a

MAIL BAG

WHAT HAPPENED to the bland magazine of yore? Now you are a publication on steroids. First, you incur the wrath of the Law Society of Upper Canada with your Aug. 6 cover story “Lawyers Are Rats,” and then you engender the displeasure of U.S. Ambassador David H. Wilkins with your Oct. 1 cover “How Bush became the new Saddam.” That was well and good, but now you’ve really gone too far.
In defence of mean-girl books 106107
THE BACK PAGES

In defence of mean-girl books

'The Clique’ and 'Gossip Girl’ are vicious, but not every school is like Sweet Valley High
ARE YOUR KIDS BETTER OFF WITH NO INHERITANCE? 6465
SCIENCE

ARE YOUR KIDS BETTER OFF WITH NO INHERITANCE?

Giving your money away may be best for society, and your family
RAISING THE RITZ 100101
NEWSMAKERS

RAISING THE RITZ

Can a former bellhop and his family restore the glory of a famous Montreal landmark?
WORKERS WITH BENEFITS 4849
SPECIAL REPORT

WORKERS WITH BENEFITS

The culture of perks is exploding, and if you want to win the talent war you'll need to offer more than a decent salary and a few weeks vacation
Miss Moneypenny is Forever 110111
THE BACK PAGES

Miss Moneypenny is Forever

Too bad the Bond secretary was something of a prophet without honour in her native land
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