Strategy

How To Use behavioural Economics To Lose Weight

[credit provider=”flickr/poptech” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/poptech/6266901996/sizes/l/in/photostream/”] At the end of the day, business is all about incentives and thinking about the way people act.Understanding what motivates people is the basis for a huge field of research — behavioural economics — which can be applied to situations that extend well beyond the business world.
How To Use behavioural Economics To Lose Weight
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JAMES ALTUCHER: Everyone Deserves A Second Chance

I felt bad about how I mentioned the other day about Yitz Grossman going to jail. Someone wrote me afterwards and said I got the facts all wrong and that Yitz was one of the most generous, charitable people he knew. Yitz helped me sell my first company back in […]
JAMES ALTUCHER: Everyone Deserves A Second Chance
Markets

Cocksure Trader Risks 45 Years In Prison, Rather Than Take Plea With No Jail Time

[credit provider=”HFODD” url=”http://hedgefundoperationalduediligence.com/galleon-rap/”] A hedge fund trader that’s been accused of insider trading in connection to the Galleon ring, rejected a plea deal that would have seen him spend 0 hours in jail.Michael Kimelman is so “sure of innocence” that he turned down the government’s offer of probation, in return […]
Cocksure Trader Risks 45 Years In Prison, Rather Than Take Plea With No Jail Time
Markets

Ex-SAC Portfolio Manager Don Longueuil Has Changed His Mind And Will Plead Guilty To Insider Trading Today

[credit provider=”The Smoking Gun” url=”http://rss.thesmokinggun.com/buster/fbi/meet-donald-longueuil-speed-skater-turned-accused-inside-tradermidnight-rambler”] Donald Longueuil, the former SAC Capital PM accused of insider trading and obstruction of justice, will enter a guilty plea on those charges today, according to Bloomberg.Originally Longueuil had pleaded not guilty to the charges, but in a hearing yesterday Assistant U.S. Attorney David Leibowitz […]
Ex-SAC Portfolio Manager Don Longueuil Has Changed His Mind And Will Plead Guilty To Insider Trading Today