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KILLING MY CAREER

3-D Printing not Just for Medicine Anymore

When I was a rep for Stryker Leibinger I sold craniofacial plates and screws for trauma surgery.  I’ve often said it was the best job I ever had, in that I really felt I was a part (a very, very small part) of improving the...

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...

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  Join the campaign today! More information on Essure I did not start this campaign as I have the others on the site.  While the subset of complaints is 'small,' it appears not all the problems associated with the implantation are being discussed with patients.  Creating awareness and...

Cate Calls Out Hollywood In Oscar Speech!

Cate Blanchett used her Oscar victory this evening for Blue Jasmine  to call out Hollywood for not making enough movies with female leads! But Lupita Nyong'o from 12 Years a Slave, hands up, had the best speech of the evening!  ...

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...