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Tony Robbins walks past the close a bit but nonetheless delivers at MarketCounsel

Despite detaining for three hours the just-arrived-in-Las Vegas crowd way past feeding time, Robbins won hearts, if not heads

Author Lisa Shidler December 9, 2014 at 9:34 PM
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Tony Robbins was given one hour, demanded two hours then performed for three.

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Teresa Vollenweider

Teresa Vollenweider

December 9, 2014 — 10:04 PM

If he, Tony Robbins, adds to the confusion in this information asymmetric industry, it will be the kiss of death for the unsuspecting, inexperienced investors—the HNW muppets, the women, the successful, harried small business owner, those who have retired and those nearing retirement—the most coveted investors.

Jeff Spears

Jeff Spears

December 10, 2014 — 1:37 PM

Our sleepy industry needs to wake up! Tony Robbins has made a career awakening people.

Listen don’t hate.

Maria Marsala

Maria Marsala

December 14, 2014 — 6:27 AM

Jeff… I’m with you!

Awaken the RIA’s!

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