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.

Mike Scruton14 days ago
The Weird and Wonderful World of the Office
In recent years I have become fascinated with the approach to work in the office environment and how we look at it differently to the shopfloor. Having worked on the shopfloor in a manufacturing envir...
Tell-Tale Signs Your Boss Wants You to Quit
Every single person out there has experienced stressful days, weeks, or months at work. There are no jobs in existence that don’t have stress attached to them, and while it’s normal to have a rare day...
Evelyn Starra month ago
What Is Guy Culture and How to Disrupt It
Many people—men and women—hear the word "feminism" and scream, ridicule, and run away. It has been made out to be a bad word; a trigger word. The story of feminism gets twisted into "women hate men" a...
Holly P.3 months ago
Google Search: Jobs You Can Do Without a College Degree
I just changed my major for the third and (hopefully) last time. I am still three years away from graduation, meanwhile, I am building a business with a skill that I learned outside of a university. E...
Culture Flub
“Culture” is defined as the set of shared attitudes, values, goals, and practices that characterizes an institution or organization. “Culture fit” is a common phrase, often given a lot of weight withi...
Ossiana Tepfenhart4 months ago
Five Myths About Landing a Good Job Later in Life
Many people get their big break relatively early on in life, especially when it comes to fields like entertainment and finance. However, there are many people who have made their wealth by landing a g...
Ossiana Tepfenhart7 months ago
Things That the Wealthy Do Differently
Living close to New York City has given me an amazing perspective on life—one that has been molded by the myriads of people I've met throughout my time wandering through the city. In my years, I've me...
Rhonda Farley7 months ago
My Adventures as a Pizza Delivery Driver
It was the first time that I had worked delivering pizzas on Valentine’s Day and I did not have any idea how busy the night ahead was going to be. I just thought that it was going to be another regula...
Rhonda Farley8 months ago
My Adventures as a Pizza Delivery Driver
Before I go to work each day, I always think to myself and wonder where that I am going to be delivering pizzas to that day. Not that it does any good, though. When you hear your name called at work, ...
Rhonda Farley8 months ago
My Adventures as a Pizza Delivery Driver
I find myself once again at work, delivering pizzas, only this time, it is the weekend and I am heading to a local Hotel in Town, little did I know, this was the first of many deliveries that I would ...
Clara Lin8 months ago
Victory and Defeat
Anyone would long for a sweet taste of victory. They want to feel the rush of joy when they win a match or be a part of this pinnacle moment when they receive a scholarship or hold a trophy in their h...
Baleigh Roberts8 months ago
5 Reasons College is Better Than High School
Anyone that experienced the four years that was high school, understands that it was interesting, to say the least. However, four years of never quite feeling like yourself and still having to raise y...
N M8 months ago
Dyslexia - What You Don't Know
Let's start off by stating that I am dyslexic. Many of the sentences I write may or may not make sense, so I do apologise in advance. I will hopefully help people understand that dyslexia isn't just a...
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Haydn Green8 months ago
Quitting My Job As A Teacher Was The Best Decision I Have Made
It's midnight on a Sunday evening and I am not asleep. I have to be awake at four o'clock, but my brain seems unable to comprehend this fact. My body, like my brain, is completely and utterly exhauste...
Anthony Gramuglia9 months ago
Most Dangerous Jobs
It doesn't take a large paycheck to convince people to take on the most dangerous jobs. Some jobs, like working in the military, are obviously dangerous. Soldiers die sometimes by the thousands each y...
Sapphire Ravenclaw9 months ago
Home-Schooling
In the UK, it has been usual to enroll a child in a school at age four or five. Other options would have been considered out of the ordinary. Nowadays, however, more and more parents are choosing othe...
Ossiana Tepfenhart9 months ago
Is College Necessary For Success?
It seems like, for many of us, we were told from the day that we were born that we had to "go to college to succeed." In high school, it's no longer good enough to consider trade school or even enroll...
Ossiana Tepfenhart10 months ago
Things People Don't Tell You About Going To Medical School (But Should)
When you hear that someone is hoping to go into medical school, you can't help but cheer them on. Being a doctor is a noble career choice, and it's one that is undoubtedly going to be taxing. Even tho...