Emily Cornelius
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Big time Sports Fan - My first words were 'Juan Guzman.' I pay my bills as an Advertiser here in Toronto, but Sports and writing have always been my true passion. I can usually be found either playing slo-pitch, at the Jays or Leafs game, yelling loudly at my TV from the couch, lecturing my beagle on the importance of clearing the puck, or scouring Twitter for insider information. I am living proof that a girl can grow up a Leaf fan and not be too emotionally scarred.

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Start Questioning Everything About How And Why You Bank

(26) Comments | Posted March 17, 2017 | 12:19 PM

Banking seems to be one of those terms that everyone knows and recognizes but never really takes the time to question. "Hassle-free banking," "next-generation banking," "banking with vision" -- we've all heard the slogans and punchlines.

But what exactly are we all banking on? Are we banking on our...

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Whatever You Call The New Economy, It Means Change

(0) Comments | Posted February 1, 2017 | 5:43 AM

In 1955 the average life expectancy of a Fortune 500 company was 75 years. In 2015 it was only 15. Shifts in consumer loyalty trends, saturated markets, international manufacturing, and outsourcing have all played a role in this decline.

The economy has changed. Modern revenue streams would...

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LeBron And Jordan Can't Compete With History's Highest-Paid Athlete

(3) Comments | Posted November 24, 2016 | 12:25 PM

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LeBron James, Michael Jordan.

It feels like every season there is a new '"highest paid athlete" out there. From the glamour of the NBA to the tradition of the PGA, the glitz of professional Boxing to the prestige of Premier League...

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Why I Chose A Career In Gold

(4) Comments | Posted June 30, 2016 | 10:26 AM

I originally wrote this piece to help explain to my friends and family why I chose a career in the often misunderstood and misrepresented Gold and Finance industry and more importantly, why I believe it is so important. After I shared this message amongst my network I realized this is...

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When Will We Stop Treating Women And Girls Differently In Sports?

(10) Comments | Posted June 8, 2016 | 12:28 PM

I remember seeing a Nike ad when I was little girl that carried the tagline "If You Let Me Play" and the premise was that girls who were allowed to play sports would grow up with more confidence, social skills, etc. I couldn't shake the ad. I thought about it...

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