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The Sociopathic Business Model™

Trudeau gets Booked for 10 Years!

Guess who was happy about the Government shutdown earlier?  Criminals! “If I ever write a book again, if I ever do another infomercial again, I promise no embellishment, no puffery and absolutely no lies,” Trudeau told U.S. District Judge Ronald Guzman in a remorseful tone. “I...

Startup the Egos Part II

March 15, 2014 Part I Startup the Egos When we equate selling a company for billions of dollars it creates a false sense that the CEO is a business genius.   Knowing one area of business well, such as the programming part of Facebook, catapulted Mark Zuckerberg to...

Startup Fraud: Filed Under: Not Surprising

UPDATED: 3.11.2014 2:09PM* (below) Let’s look at a pattern that is prevalent in The Sociopathic Business Model™, pathological lies that culminate in the form of public denials but fact based evidence over time eventually exposes the truth and damages the image they lie to protect. CEOs or...

Real Life Case Study of The Sociopathic Business Model™ & Politics

  UPDATED* 3.11.2014 2:20pm We're going to apply the characteristics of  The Sociopathic Business Model™ to a real life situation to demonstrate the tactics often used for great case study.  The purpose of this case study is to objectively look at a situation to help us make better...

Today’s Focus Campaign

Johnson & Johnson in the headlines for all the wrong reasons: Demand that Johnson & Johnson update and correct their website to properly reflect the executive and senior management bios of Alex Gorsky and Gary Pruden with all their exact titles at Janssen which will permanently...

Is There A Difference Between Killing With A Pill or Pistol?

The CBS television show Criminal Minds follows a team of profilers who are part of the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s ( FBI’s)  Behavior Analysis Unit (BAU) under the National Center for the Analysis of Violent Crime (NCAVC).  They certainly are a wordy group, thank goodness...

Only 18% of Fortune 100 Senior Executives are Women

Nearly 18% of Fortune 100 senior executives are women, 11% are foreign-educated, and 55% have undergraduate degrees from state universities (1) HBR's use of the word 'nearly' from their Facebook post implies that women should be satisfied or that there's cause for celebration.  Yet evidence from...

Top 5 Signs Startup Founders are Famous: Startup The Egos

Updated: May 9, 2014 March 2, 2014 Top Five Signs Startup Founders are Famous: (if only in their own minds)  5. Entire family or people from work are outfitted in one or more of the following cheesy embroidered logo-laden items: hoodie, golf shirt, baseball hat, gloves, pens, mugs or...

Johnson & Johnson ETHICON*-Name Changes Done by Design to Distance From Crime?

Updated and corrected*: 3.2.2014 Gynecare, a Johnson & Johnson and Ethicon Women's Health and Urology and (now part of  just Ethicon*) subsidiary has made negative headlines over the last few weeks for improperly destroying files about some vaginal-mesh implants for upcoming lawsuits.  If you're confused on all...