Monthly Archives: December 2008



In his weekly radio address, President Elect Barack Obama mentioned “renewing a sense of common purpose”.  Earlier this week, I read this story which was from a story told to the annual Pennsylvania Community Bankers Association by Charles “T” Jones and it came to me from Beliefnet.com. “I’ve never written […]

Renewing a Sense of Common Purpose




Meredith Gelfand is a Team Beachbody Coach and she recently shared her story with a group of other coaches in Philadelphia.  She was also kind enough to retell her story in an email to Beachbody CEO Carl Daikeler, and it is pasted below. “On May 30, 2006, I weighed 305 […]

The Life Sentence of Diabetes (or is it?)




Written by Carl Daikeler – http://carldaikeler.blogspot.com/ One day in 1981 I was a senior walking down the halls of North Penn high school, wondering where I would go to college. A poster in the hallway caught my eye. It featured a guy with “Dutch Boy” length hair balancing a trombone, […]

Remembering a Great Team Beachbody Coach