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The Sociopathic Business Model™

GM CEO Mary Barra: 15 Employees Terminated: PR Spin Unspun

June 6, 2014 "Fifteen individuals, who we determined to have acted inappropriately, are no longer with the company. Some were removed because of what we consider misconduct or incompetence. Others have been relieved because they simply didn't do enough: They didn't take responsibility; didn't act with...

Updated: Why I Still Will Never Buy Coobie Products: The Sociopathic Business Model™

June 4, 2014 Updated The word "Ambassador" is the marketing world’s idea of spinning a formerly prestigious title while pretentiously applying it to  someone willing to basically help brand their product in exchange of goods.  Ethical companies and their representatives will disclose the elements of the arrangement creating transparency for the consumer. Source My inquiry...

Monica & Hillary The Sociopathic Business Model™

June 3, 3014 So this is an interesting one; and, one that shockingly has nothing to do with politics, at least for this exercise.  I just finished reading Monica Lewinsky’s piece in the June 2014 Vanity Fair, Shame and Survival.  I will say I’ve never really...

What Happens if the FDA Revokes a 510K Should All Predicate Devices Follow?

June 3, 2014 The 510 (K), is a clearance the government gives to medical devices based off of substantially equivalent  or similar device (known as a  predicate device) already placed into one of the three classification categories.  To super simplify let's say a Crazy Straw was a new medical...

ArthoCare CEO & CFO Fined $400 Million: We Want Them Banned For Life

May 30, 2014 The Department of Justice it appears is all about executives paying the "fine" and skipping out on "time."  However the former CEO and CFO for ArthroCare (NSDQ:ARTC) must face criminal fraud charges in Texas in an alleged $400 million scheme to dupe investors, after...

The Grifts that Keep On Grifting: A Series of Case Studies

May 16, 2014 Clark Rockefeller Grifter - a person who swindles you by means of deception or fraud Synonyms: scammer, sharper, chiseler, chiseller, swindler, gouger, sharpie,sharpy Characteristics of a grifter (often very similar to those used within The Sociopathic Business Model™) Christian Gerhartsreiter, his true identity, went most famously by Clark Rockefeller, as well as five other identities for more than 25 years, becoming a world class con artist across...