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AOL’s CEO Tim Armstrong a Repeat Baby Basher!

According to today's article in ValleyWag,  (the first to grab on to this story), AOL's CEO, Tim Armstrong, in hot water once again, it appears he previously had problems with water of a different kind: water breaking. In 2005, Armstrong was working as Google's VP of...

Are Johnson & Johnson’s Gorsky and Pruden Rewriting SEO History?

A company wouldn’t promote executives associated with one of the largest fines in US History, would they?  And, certainly not more than once?  So, yesterday we learned that companies may be changing wording to not have their crimes follow their companies or executives regarding Search...

“Let Me Try on that Jacket,” an HR Romance

The WSJ ran an article last week on office romance and the disruption it can cause small businesses.  How sweet just in time for Valentine’s Day, such romantics.  Who wouldn’t love a letter from HR asking for a detailed account of their relationship?  Not surprisingly,...

Thanks Guys!

  I appreciate the feedback.  And I was correct, each rep could write their own book on National Sales Meetings Past, from the stories I heard this week.  It was also asked if there is any fiction in these stories.  Nope, my writing is nonfiction which...

Johnson & Johnson a Name in the Headlines for All Their Fines

Johnson & Johnson improperly destroyed files about some vaginal-mesh implants and may have to let juries weighing lawsuits over the devices hear evidence about the destruction, a court official said. Johnson & Johnson's Ethicon unit, which made Gynecare Prolift and TVT Retropubic meshes, lost or destroyed thousands...

Something all Startup CEOs Need to Read and Never Repeat.

HotelTonight CEO sends this 'charming totally appropriate' to a woman tech reporter. This is like a gift from the gods: CEOs keep helping me make my point, that I suspect a large number are in fact sociopaths and in turn run their organization under The Sociopathic...

And I’ll Get Your Little Dog Too!

Forbes created a list of steps to take if you suspect you’re being sabotaged at work.  Their list is below, and I can’t say I agree with most of them.  I’ll provide my list below theirs using the characteristics of The Sociopathic Business Model ™...

Will Work for Free

Smart phones, laptops, tablets all make life easier but there is a downside as it relates to work, and employers don’t seem to mind.  On average, employers get an additional five weeks of work out of employees for free!  According to an NBC report, employees...

And The Winner Is…

This happens to be one of the few photos I have of my mom with her eyes actually open.  My sister Amy and I joke that someday we'll do a montage of all those photos.  And then all the ones she took from our childhood...