Charisma & Damage Control at Tesla

Dezenhall Resources / July 7, 2016
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Appearing on CNBC’s Squawk Box to discuss the Tesla accident impact, Eric Dezenhall says charismatic visionaries such as Steve Jobs and Elon Musk are granted passes because they “crank out cool stuff.” When asked about Musk’s Twitter war with Fortune, Dezenhall says that Musk will fare better than a CEO of a more traditional publicly traded company. In fact, Musk was particularly effective a few years ago when he went after The New York Times for its reporting on engine fires.