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The popularity of fail videos reveals a darker side of humanity

Whether it’s laughing at fail videos or relishing those times when a rival sports team lost the big game, we all enjoy watching other’s misfortunes. There’s actually a word for this. It’s called schadenfreude. Literally, it means “enjoyment obtained from the trouble of others.” It sounds twisted – and it […]
The popularity of fail videos reveals a darker side of humanity
Strategy

Most bosses fail their employees in one important way

Author and entrepreneur James Altucher writes in his book “The Rich Employee” that he’s had four mentors in his life. And while they all were crucial to his career advancement, they all ultimately failed him. That’s because they wanted him to fail at some point, Altucher says. He learned what […]
Most bosses fail their employees in one important way