The downside of being a celebrity CEO, pol, etc.

It’s all fun and games being famous until you’re caught with a dead girl, live boy, or sudden weight loss.  This little “Problem/Advice” piece from the Financial Times (here) focuses on Steve Jobs’ newly-gaunt physique and its impact on Apple.

Each of the advisors — save the PR guy — have something unexpected to say.  For example, who knew that an unexpected CEO death generally means a stock price increase? 

Interesting, but grim, reading.

Hat tip: Dennis Howlett (here)

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