Reason No. 992 why the profit incentive is not necessarily good for human health. Biovail, a New Jersey pharmaceutical company, must pay $25 million in fines after pleading guilty to bribing doctors to prescribe Cardizem, a blood pressure drug.
We have to deliver growth to Wall Street and everyone knows exactly what is expected from us. If we ever don't deliver, my net worth will shrink dramatically. I will suffer tremendously if this were to happen... We have made a huge upfront commitment and now we expect you (the reps) to make a commitment in return.