Author: Alexander Kline

10 Tips to Start Your Day

  Being productive and generally awesome at your job requires a lot of energy and focus. Both of which are very dependent on how much attention you pay to nutrition and how well you know what works for your body. It’s hard to be stuck at a desk all day, mostly because it’s draining and… Read more »


Oversensed – A Sci-fi short story

Forward I wrote this for a creative writing class back in 2009. It’s been sitting on my computer and in the back of my mind since then. When I was writing it, the idea of mining asteroids wasn’t yet in the public eye and I don’t believe I had seen Avatar yet despite some of the themes and language now… Read more »


A Labour of Luxury – Manufacturing in the 21st Century

While Samsung and Apple fight for patents about who’s got round or square corners, a slide to unlock and other mundane and generally indiscernible features, workers at a major manufacturing plant are rioting and striking in the thousands for fair wages. Of course manufacturers bid for contracts and the lower they go, the higher the… Read more »


How to Save RIM: Part Two (Saving the Canadian Dream)

Instead of writing a eulogy for Research In Motion, I would rather focus on some ideas that might save the brand. Perhaps it’s because I’m on optimist, or because I’m a hopeful Canadian entrepreneur and recent grad of Royal Roads University‘s Bachelor of Commerce program that I can’t help but think of ways to save… Read more »


How to Save RIM

RIM has been a flash point of conversation throughout my business program. Almost every tech and business focused writer has had some criticism for the ill fated company. Quite simply, the Blackberry was the worlds entry to text messaging, push mail and security. Perhaps they were caught sleeping at the wheel, while Apple design began… Read more »


The Prodigal Son

Jeremy Calhoun was on the cusp of his 11th birthday when his father decided a camping trip was in order. Hunting, fishing and living off the land were hard lessons only learn-able in the wild spaces between civilizations. Cornelius Calhoun liked his meat pure and his data well cooked. He was a Statistician by trade and quite… Read more »


Health 2.0

After taking a couple years of foundational science courses to satisfy my curiosity I find myself for interested in human health then ever. Expects posts and insights here.


Case Analysis

Hey World (specifically Victoria, BC Canada). So it looks like I will be the live case writer for the RRU sponsored Case Competition. If you or anyone you know has a business they would like worked on by a 100 bright business minds, you need to get in touch with me!