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Monthly Archives: July 2009

PopCap: Forget the CEOs: Congress Has a Fleet of 16 Jets

(Friday’s Populist Capitalist Blog Post) Okay, we all got riled up about the Big 3 automakers flying to Washington in their Gulfstream IVs and Vs to demand an opportunity to feed at the public trough. What we missed was that the Pentagon maintains “a fleet of 16 passenger planes that are primarily used by lawmakers […]

Motivation Matters Most

A recent study published in the February 26, 2009, issue of The New England Journal of Medicine looked at four common diets and found that weight loss was pretty much the same: two years, average loss 9 pounds. “’What matters most is your level of motivation and your willingness to change,’ said Kelly D. Brownell, […]

Pay Attention: You Already May Have Everything You Truly Want

Ah, the Rat Race. Most of us get up every morning and run it as hard as we can. Pushing ourselves to excel, to achieve more, to be more, to get more, to buy more… Somewhere in that list of “mores” we may have lost our true selves, accepted goals that are not authentic to […]

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