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Trending Today: BOYCOTT Johnson & Johnson

Trending today-join this campaign or start one of your own: Court documents indicate that, as of December 2013, Ethicon and Johnson & Johnson were allegedly facing over 12,000 federally-filed lawsuits and 4,000 claims in a multicounty proceeding in New Jersey Superior Court. The claims include allegation...

Yay for ACA!!! Now give us Stats that Matter-Pull Through

7.1 million is an impressive number to have registered for the Affordable Care Act (or Obamacare); and, personally I think  it's a step in the right direction.  That said, it's a little early for grandstanding and taunting just yet.  I've asked from the beginning why...

Need A Good Laugh?

  8 Things Companies Have Said That Sounded Like AprilFool’s Jokes But Sadly Weren’t 8. When the National Pork Board sent a cease-and-desist to ThinkGeek over canned unicorn meat, a product that does not actually exist. ThinkGeek dared to use the phrase “the new white meat” as a slogan...

The Right Way to Hire Managers-2 Priceless Tips!

We've been hiring people incorrectly for years and it's given rise to The Sociopathic Business Model™; so in order to change the model we need to change how we are hiring. First Mistake: When hiring managers we ask for one or more of their superiors as a...

Judge Jumps on JNJ Medical Director in Second Mesh Trial

Finally!  A Judge with balls who isn't going to play Johnson & Johnson's games during the second vaginal mesh trial, Linda Batiste v. Ethicon .  As reported by Jane Akre of Mesh Medical Device News Desk  Judge Ken Molberg took Johnson & Johnson Medical Director Doctor Piet...

Want Your Employees to Hate You? Keep Doing these 5 Things!

This list is compiled from a recent INC article demonstrating the quickest way for managers to get their employees to hate them: You shift gears at the speed of a race car.   You email, text, and call them after hours.   I will add to this one: edit your...

Billions in Fines but No Jail Time-Part II-Yawn

Will we ever see Eric Holder grandstanding at one of those press conferences and saying "You get a jail cell and you get a jail cell?"  I'm sure there's room next to Madoff and hopefully it won't keep taking the SEC nine years to catch...

Cafe Pharma has some Competition-Medtech(y)

Updated: Disclaimer June 30, 2015: I was informed (but not able to verify) that the owners of the site Medtech[y] are unethical people, unknowingly written about previously on this site, whom I would not work with had their identities been originally known.  I came to know...

Wanna Feel Old & Stupid? Who Doesn’t?

I decided to do an arts and crafts project with my oldest nephew who is seven.  Our previous projects included: Making ice cream cone cupcakes  I gave him a choice between this and craving pumpkins-sugar always wins.  They weren't 'pretty' but they were good! And when we were...