fact or fiction

Is it a fact or is it merely fiction? Fact or Fiction explores the lesser known truths in the corporate culture of Journal.

  • John Anderson
    Published 4 days ago
    Bezos, Gates, Zuckerberg. Behind every "self-made" millionaire is a father with money

    Bezos, Gates, Zuckerberg. Behind every "self-made" millionaire is a father with money

    It is commonplace in business mythology. The anonymous entrepreneur who only with a huge effort achieves that his idea, so original and disruptive, becomes a success story. The story is usually starched with all kinds of barriers, obstacles, often financial, that our hero has had to overcome to reach the top. The last lesson is always the same: if you want, you can. If he could, overcoming so many difficulties, perhaps you too. At least give it a try.
  • Faye Renee
    Published about a month ago
    Save One

    Save One

    She tossed and turned all during the night. At 5:20 a.m. she got up to use the bathroom for the second time. Worried feelings buzzed around in her head. She took a Sleepydryl pill in hopes of catching a few solid winks, and at the same time clear up any impending sinus problems upon awakening tomorrow.
  • Tom Cortes
    Published about a month ago
    The Ego Death

    The Ego Death

    “I simply cannot risk that,” the CEO said, looking unconfidently at the barely drank glass of whiskey in his hand, shaking slightly from resting on his nervously fidgeting leg. Anthony was reading his behavior. His words told of his confidence in his own public relations team, but his behavior told of his fear. His fear that everything Anthony was warning him of was true. Anthony looked him in the eyes and smiled calmly at him while finishing his last sip of whiskey, then responded.
  • Sam H Arnold
    Published 6 months ago
    I Lost One Follower — Here Is What I Learnt

    I Lost One Follower — Here Is What I Learnt

    One of the challenges I set myself last year was to increase my followers by 1000. Due to this, I became obsessed with checking my stats. At the height of my obsession, I was checking stats once an hour. All that wasted writing time checking stats.
  • Niti Sharma
    Published 8 months ago
    The Future of UK: AI the Next Technology Revolution

    The Future of UK: AI the Next Technology Revolution

    Up to a third of jobs to be automated posing a threat to 10.5 million workers in the U.S. says Robert Walters, market analysis experts Vacancy Soft. The risks that AI projects are real.
  • Cali Hollyhill
    Published 9 months ago
    Dear Secretary Who Doesn't Know What a Mail Delivery Failure Is

    Dear Secretary Who Doesn't Know What a Mail Delivery Failure Is

    Dear secretary who doesn't know what a mail delivery failure notification is,
  • Scott Lavely
    Published 10 months ago
    Is the Gender Pay Gap Real?

    Is the Gender Pay Gap Real?

    I have heard a lot about the gender pay gap for a while; women allegedly make 70 cents to a man's $1. I have heard this ploy for years and have always wondered where people get this crap.
  • Ashley Wentz
    Published 11 months ago
    The Real Danger

    The Real Danger

    Allie strode down the sidewalk practically dancing as her earbuds pumped her newest favorite song through her. Her blond hair swayed and her bright smile flashes at every passerby. She jogged into the coffee shop and easily found her friends at one of the corner tables.
  • Jord Tury
    Published about a year ago
    The Funeral Trade - Q & A
  • Six and Sapphire
    Published about a year ago
    Does Listening to Music at Work Make You More Productive?

    Does Listening to Music at Work Make You More Productive?

    Regardless of whether the radio ought to be on in the workplace is frequently a source of conflict. For a few, it’s just disturbing. For other people, music is a much-needed diversion from the babble of associates and encourages them center around their work.
  • EmmaWilliams
    Published about a year ago
    Amazon Affiliate Pros and Cons for a Single Mom

    Amazon Affiliate Pros and Cons for a Single Mom

    If you are a single mother you are well aware of the affiliate programs being offered by numerous online companies. These programs turn normal consumers like you into brand ambassadors. Brand ambassadors perform much-needed legwork for the companies they represent, either by performing grassroots advertising or instigating direct sales. Many have found great financial success working these programs from the comfort of their own home, which is why affiliate work is popular among single moms.
  • Zack Monroe
    Published about a year ago
    Severance Packages: Common Questions CA Employees Ask