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How Are Our Beliefs Holding Back Our Economy?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jackie Barretta Jan 30, 2012. 2 Replies

We’ve all heard the adage that you can’t solve problems with the same consciousness that created them. However, we don’t hear enough about how to move to a consciousness that would solve the problems…Continue

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A More Effortless Authority

Posted on January 23, 2012 at 2:11pm 0 Comments

In all the years the U.S. society has tried to enact legislation to control conduct, we’ve never gotten it right. Instead, we’ve put in laws that are often overbearing and choking us, and at the same time, they haven’t protected people from harm. I invite you to look at the situation in a novel way, which will point to a more simple and elegant solution.

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Let’s take the case of the U.S. government trying to ensure we don’t create another economic recession…


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