Step 1 - We admitted we were powerless over our addiction - that our lives had become unmanageable Step 2 - Came to believe that a Power greater than ourselves could restore us to sanity Step 3 - Made a decision to turn our will and our lives over to the care of God as we understood God Step 4 - Made a searching and fearless moral inventory of ourselves Step 5 - Admitted to God, to ourselves and to another human being the exact nature of our wrongs Step 6 - Were entirely ready to have God remove all these defects of character Step 7 - Humbly asked God to remove our shortcomings Step 8 - Made a list of all persons we had harmed, and became willing to make amends to them all Step 9 - Made direct amends to such people wherever possible, except when to do so would injure them or others Step 10 - Continued to take personal inventory and when we were wrong promptly admitted it Step 11 - Sought through prayer and meditation to improve our conscious contact with God as we understood God, praying only for knowledge of God's will for us and the power to carry that out Step 12 - Having had a spiritual awakening as the result of these steps, we tried to carry this message to other addicts, and to practice these principles in all our affairs
Cody Willard is an anchor on the Fox Business Network, where he is the co-host of Happy Hour along with Rebecca Diamond and Eric Bolling.
Willard was also the principal of an investment management company named CL Willard Capital and wrote a monthly investment column for The Financial Times as well as columns for TheStreet.com for many years. He was a regular guest on CNBC's Kudlow & Company from 2004 to 2006.
Willard also serves as an adjunct professor at Seton Hall University where he teaches a class called "Revolutionomics" focused on technology and business. He is the author of a subscription-based investment newsletter RevolutioNewsletter.com and the author of CodyWillard.com, a blog focusing on topics from music to Wall Street to popular culture.
In January 2009, Cody launched SpokeUp.com, a non-partisan social networking site focusing on politically-empowering the individual and enabling the citizenry to shine a light on government corruption, cronyism and conspiracy.
He began his career at Oppenheimer & Co. in 1996 and was Chief Analyst at Visual Radio, a technology venture capital fund, and vice president of wholesale operations at Broadview Networks, a telecommunications company.