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Incompetent "Karen The CFO" Uses Calculator That Doesn't Follow Order Of Operations, Gets Fired By CEO

Incompetent "Karen The CFO" Uses Calculator That Doesn't Follow Order Of Operations, Gets Fired By CEO

Karen the CFO put all the trust in that handy dandy, malfunctioning calculator. Turns out Karen would've been much better served if she'd listened to other people's opinions, and not assumed that a
Company Cancels Recruit's Project, Recruit Drives Rental Car 800 Miles Home

Company Cancels Recruit's Project, Recruit Drives Rental Car 800 Miles Home

This company pulled a shady fast one on a recruit who they flew out for an exciting position. As it turns out, they canceled the project, and left the recruit out in the cold, needing to pay for hotel
Loretta Fahrenholz at Company

Loretta Fahrenholz at Company

Artist: Loretta Fahrenholz Venue: Company, New York Exhibition Title: Rubber Breasts Willing to Bring Teacups and Roll Away Fire and Bombs Date: February 7 – March 22, 2020 Note: The Applicant by
Jeanette Mundt at Company

Jeanette Mundt at Company

Artist: Jeanette Mundt Venue: Company, New York Exhibition Title: Still American Date: February 27 – April 5, 2020 Click here to view slideshow Full gallery of images, press release and link available
Amazing and Ridiculous Bootlegs and Knockoffs

Amazing and Ridiculous Bootlegs and Knockoffs

Are you bored of seeing the same mainstream products, restaurants and entertainment over and over again? Well people are working around the clock to achieve that same brand recognition without having
Startup Tries to Get Business to Compete for Bad Job, Soundly Denied

Startup Tries to Get Business to Compete for Bad Job, Soundly Denied

This company tried to turn their lame offer into a competition, but they asked precisely the wrong person to comply. This business owner in particular has had some memorable interactions with folks

Spring’s Best Theater Offers a Window Into the Past

This spring on and Off Broadway, the best shows are revivals and memory plays, presenting a window into the past—and maybe also the future.
Customers Want Bigger Wine Glasses, Bartender Maliciously Complies

Customers Want Bigger Wine Glasses, Bartender Maliciously Complies

These customers sound like they came in on a mission to be discontented with whatever the bartender served up, and did for them. So, the bartender served them up a couple big glasses -- as per request
People That Failed At Their One Job

People That Failed At Their One Job

Some people can't be bothered to fulfill the duties of their one job. Maybe it's forgetfulness, or maybe it's genuine carelessness. Like they're indifferent to whatever happens. That being said, the
Company Forces Employee to Use All His Vacation Days, Incapacitates Company

Company Forces Employee to Use All His Vacation Days, Incapacitates Company

It's another one of those unfair changes in policy made by management with zero foresight. It seems like a huge company should be able to adapt when their employees use the benefits they promise to
Guy Orders Boxes but Keeps Getting Granola

Guy Orders Boxes but Keeps Getting Granola

Anyone who has ever had to navigate customer service with a massive company knows that getting a specific demand through can be frustrating, especially when a few mistakes have already been made.
Employee Discovers Food Allergy At Company Potluck

Employee Discovers Food Allergy At Company Potluck

This employee came to learn what constitutes a food allergy, a bit later than they might have expected. The tingling that their brain had registered as perfectly "normal" was an allergic response to
When People Knew Their Company Was On Its Last Leg

When People Knew Their Company Was On Its Last Leg

Working for a big company can be weird. The lack of oversight can be strange, like this guy who was never told to do anything and stayed on for months. What gets extra strange is when the company
Guy Stands Up to Jerk Boss Who Makes Him do Two Jobs

Guy Stands Up to Jerk Boss Who Makes Him do Two Jobs

People deal with their fair share of ignorant bosses, so it's incredibly satisfying to see an employee who's in the right win something, like this overworked employee who revolted by doing his exact
3 Signs You Won’t Be Getting Promoted Anytime Soon

3 Signs You Won’t Be Getting Promoted Anytime Soon

Or, how to tell you're in the workplace friend zone.
The extraordinary story of the only B Corp in Afghanistan

The extraordinary story of the only B Corp in Afghanistan

Like many coming-of-age stories, it's hopeful, but with a fierce undertow of loss.
Danone is showing multinationals the way to a less destructive form of capitalism

Danone is showing multinationals the way to a less destructive form of capitalism

The yogurt giant is also a giant among certified B corporations.

30 Years Ago, Steve Jobs Began an Extraordinary Comeback. Here's How He Did It

Way back in 1985, Apple almost destroyed Steve Jobs. This rare and fascinating video shows what happened next.
Crazy Promotions/PR Stunts That Backfired Terribly

Crazy Promotions/PR Stunts That Backfired Terribly

Someone on AskReddit asked for people to share the biggest PR stunts and promotion blunders they'd ever seen by companies. The resulting stories are filled to the brim with failure. Can't beat the