18 interesting historical photos of people in their workplace

18 interesting historical photos of people in their workplace

How much will history remember your activities in the workplace? Will you effect change in humanity with your actions or will the most you offer posterity be an embarrassing selfie taken at the office Christmas party by your arch workplace rival who is trying to get you fired? Whatever history remembers you for in your…

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You’ve just been sacked…………why not create an international banking dynasty?

You’ve just been sacked…………why not create an international banking dynasty?

Monday mornings in the workplace can be particularly challenging – especially when you’ve been at a music festival all weekend and have managed to consume enough illegal narcotics to get one of your urine samples reclassified as an illegal narcotic in its own right. If you didn’t have to go in to work until Tuesday…

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The W1nners’ Club Guide to Dating in the Office

The W1nners’ Club Guide to Dating in the Office

Enough is enough. The hot guy/girl in your office actually said hello to you this morning. You’ve been working at the company for the best part of a year now and so far, the impression you appear to have made on them is akin to that of a single grain of sand amongst all the…

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Bond trader Howie Hubler causes $9 billion losses for Morgan Stanley

Bond trader Howie Hubler causes $9 billion losses for Morgan Stanley

Howie Hubler was a former Morgan Stanley bond trader who became infamous for his role in the single largest trading loss in Wall Street history. His actions directly resulted in the loss of roughly $9 billion during the 2007–08 financial crisis after he purchased risky subprime mortgages in the U.S., but to offset the risk…

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Poundland Naughty Elf to appear in its first pornographic movie

Poundland Naughty Elf to appear in its first pornographic movie

  The Poundland naughty elf is due to appear in its first pornographic movie The W1nners’ Club can reveal.   The star of the discount retailer’s recent “Elf Behaving Badly” campaign has been deemed irresponsible and likely to cause widespread offence by the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) so as a result a whole host of…

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Samsung heir Lee Jae-yong now a gang member after time spent in prison

Samsung heir Lee Jae-yong now a gang member after time spent in prison

  Samsung heir Lee Jae-yong is thought to have been ‘jumped in’ to a prison gang over the course of his recent jail term.   The Samsung Electronics vice chairman, who is known as T-Boz to fellow lags in the ‘Cash Money Brothers Crew’ at Seoul Penitentiary, had been convicted of a range of offences…

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Elon Musk gets a speeding fine after his Tesla is clocked doing 11km/second in space

Elon Musk gets a speeding fine after his Tesla is clocked doing 11km/second in space

  Elon Musk was handed a speeding ticket when his cherry red Tesla roadster was clocked doing 11km/second just outside Earth’s lower orbit.   The tech entrepreneur has apparently appealed the issuing of a fine for the speed violation, stating that he wasn’t actually driving the vehicle when the excessive speeds were recorded. SpaceX’s Head…

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UPS Boeing 747 order raises concerns about parking in residential areas

UPS Boeing 747 order raises concerns about parking in residential areas

  A recovery in international trade is reviving demand for the Boeing 747 as a freight aircraft, but concerns have been raised by UPS customers about parking them in residential areas.   The aircraft that was once a mainstay of long haul travel but is now mainly dependent on hauling cargo to stay in production,…

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Bitcoin expected to hold its value against the North Korean Won

Bitcoin expected to hold its value against the North Korean Won

  The Bitcoin cryptocurrency is set for its worst week since April 2013 but analysts remain confident that it will still hold its value against the North Korean Won.   The price has fallen below $7,910 on the Bitstamp exchange – a 30% decrease over the previous week, leaving Bitcoin owners to push for price…

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Mel Gibson caught engaging in a foul-mouthed tirade against his ex-partner

Mel Gibson caught engaging in a foul-mouthed tirade against his ex-partner

Has your career ever stumbled as a result of being recorded leaving a foul-mouthed voicemail message on an ex-partner’s answerphone? If you have, you’re not alone. Hollywood superstar actor Mel Gibson came under fire in 2010 when an audiotape was leaked onto the internet that contained a recording of him launching into a racist and…

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