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November 2009

What Are The Traits of Successful Entrepreneurs?

By | November 3rd, 2009|Categories: BioBlog|Tags: , |

WHAT IS IT... that propels some entrepreneurs to succeed and other to fail? Defining Success and Failure In order to talk about the traits of successful entrepreneurs, we must first start with a better understanding of “success” and “failure”. Success is often erroneously defined as—everything you do produces a favorable outcome. If “success” is equated with never having an idea that did not work, never having a business shut-down, or never encountering insurmountable product development problems, then there are very few successful entrepreneurs in this world, and it is near certain that you too will not be “successful”.

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September 2009

Pfizer -Hand, Wrist and Face-Slapped with $2.3 Billion in Fines

By | September 3rd, 2009|Categories: BioBlog|Tags: , , , |

Discouraging news was announced about the unlawful practices of Pfizer in marketing its drugs to physician's using free golf, massages, and resort junkets, along with promoting off-label uses for several of their drugs (read complete story). The Justice Department said that Pfizer's sales people created sham requests from physicians asking about unapproved drug uses and then the company mailed the information to doctors. This $2.3 billion settlement is the largest ever paid by a drug company.

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