Chapter 7

Selling used cars is big business right now. Everyone wants to go to California and each family needs a vehicle to take them there. Let the customer take up your time and they will feel obliged to buy something from you but don’t spend time on those that are just lookers. The owner talks about wishing he had a thousand jalopies to sell and that he could sell them all. Everyone’s going to California.

In contrast, here’s an interesting headline from these days:

Californians head east

Calif. lost more residents than any other state

Updated: Wednesday, 14 Jan 2009, 7:38 AM EST
Published : Wednesday, 14 Jan 2009, 7:37 AM EST

  • By MIKE BRODY, Special Contributor

LOS ANGELES – The number of people leaving California for another state outpaced the number moving in from another state during the year ending on July 1, 2008, according to BusinessWeek . It marked the fourth straight year that more Californians left the state than arrived from other states.

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  1. The impact of this meaningful indicator/trend might be one to study more in depth. I wonder if it has been done.

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