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JoTo Out: GE oops!

image courtesy of flickr user, David Paul Ohmer (BNET.com)This month JoTo points our loving fingers to General Electric aka GE. When I was growing up GE’s slogan was “We bring good things to life!” Today they say “Imagination at work!” Unfortunately, the news at GE shows a complete lack of imagination and they surely are not bringing good things to life.

First there was the news that General Electric paid no taxes in 2010 upon earning $5.1 billion in their US operations ($14.2 billion worldwide) and claiming a $3.2 billion tax credit. This just might hurt GE’s image. Then of course the nuclear reactors in Japan were made by GE. These guys are not handling stuff all that well.

Check out this article on BNET regarding marketing/pr strategies…or rather, lack of one. Note: you gotta have one, folks!


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