Category: Bad Actors

6 Terrible Business Strategies I Learned from Fyre Festival (YouTube)

Hank Green is one of my fav creative luminaires and I just wanted to share his well spoken rant here because these observations resonate deeply with me. I am in business to use my talents to add value to the world and people I love regardless of whether they know or appreciate it. Hank is a great communicator and I hope you will hear and understand what most of you can’t seem to hear even whe I say the precise same things.

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VW’s chairman says even small electric cars aren’t going to be cheap — Quartz

This is why we can’t have nice things.

They lie to us. They legally can’t help it because the laws are written to compel corporate leadership to place stockholders profit above any other consideration. If the CEO of any corporation told the truth they would face prison time. Even if there were not a better business model that didn’t include a battery package that that can cost from a third to half the value of the vehicle, they could use accounting tricks called Lead Loss, investing in the market, confident of their future return.

https://qz.com/1528921/vws-chairman-says-even-small-electric-cars-arent-going-to-be-cheap/