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What’s Still Missing from Our Boardrooms?

If you guessed women, well then, you'd be correct!   Indeed, the news is not good: the percentage of women directors in the Fortune 500 at 16.9% has remained flat (it was 16.6% in 2012 and 16.1% in 2011).* This despite numerous studies stating one way...

It’s Called a Heart (Part 4)

Please read: It's Called a Heart (Part 1-3 First) In stark contrast, I entered the hospital in the pediatric wings, and was now in the cardiac wing, which was mainly elderly. An elderly cardiac patient who was in and out of the hospital had a private...

It’s Called a Heart (Part 3)

It’s Called a Heart (Part 3) Read:  It’s Called a Heart (Part 1) and (Part 2) Wow-Sorry, getting this story out may actually take as long as the acutal surgery (5 hours). Finally, the doctors weren't messing around, they wanted to schedule me for surgery as soon as...

Trending on Buycott Today-February 2, 2014

Trending on Buycott today.  Join a campaign or start one of your own. http://www.buycott.com/campaign/732/boycott-johnson-johnson-accused-of-destroying-evidence http://www.buycott.com/campaign/705/boycott-johnson-johnson-paying-back-2-back-billions Thanks for reading-Melayna Lokosky      ...

Way to Go CEO!

IBM CEO Virginia Rometty and the rest of her senior management team are relinquishing their 2013 bonuses as penance for the technology company's lackluster performance last year. IBM and their senior management team are a great example of a company taking accountability.  Or maybe we need...

This was Brave (No Seriously)

Google Plus hosted President Obama, Friday, as he answered questions asked directly from Americans regarding ACA (Obamacare).  That is seriously brave! "I cannot keep my plan, which I like," Kentuckian Rebecca Stewart told Obama. "I’ve spent weeks, with days on the phone, getting confidently delivered wrong...

Off with Their Heads….Update!

UPDATED: Confirmed- Gov. Christie's administration is operating under The Sociopathic Business Model™, as suspected, Gov. Christie(King)  knew what his aids (loyal subjects=accomplices) were doing and when the negative behavior was exposed (truth) the accomplices became victims.  The more aware we are of this model the more...

Trending on Buycott Today January 31, 2014

Social media is changing the way we do business and allowing consumers to hold companies accountable.  Image and profit conscious companies now have to take into account the consumers ability to use social media to create social activism. Join a campaign today or start one of...

Trending On Buycott Today!

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The Best of the Best

I remember walking into the writing class at Mesa Community College* and seeing this kid who looked like he never met a gym he didn’t like, tanned perfectly (I wanted to know his secret to an even tan),  wearing a wife beater (to class?), slouched...