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Occupy Wall Street: Day 9 - 200+ Arrested - MSM Finally Wake-up

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So now we have an "apples to apples" metric to measure the people participation in any type of feet on the street event:   People Power Hours (PPH).   (See Mom and Dad, my MBA is not going to waste.)

Here's a rough estimate of Occupy Wall Streets participation in People Power Hours.   I'm going to be conservative about all the variables.   Here's the method example for September 17 8:00 a.m. September 18:

Day 1: 

10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. PM Bowling Green: 2,000 x 7 hrs. = 14,000 PPH

5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Zuccotti Park Meeting: 1,000 x 5 hrs. = 5,000 PPH

10:00 p.m. - 8: a.m. 9/18/11: 100 x 10 hrs. = 1,000 PPH

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Total: 20,000 PPH

At the end of Day 8 at 8:00 a.m. on September 24, 2011, I estimate Occupy Wall Street has logged 287,000 People Power Hours in NYC alone.

That's 8 two hour marches in 8 days of 20,000 people without the use of people power from existing groups.

A constant Occupation is much more powerful than any 8 separate marches.  This is just the start.

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Chaz Valenza is writer and small business owner in New Jersey. He earned his MBA from New York University's Stern School of Business. His current feature film project is "Single Point Failure" an insider's account of how the Reagan Administration (more...)
 

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