business

The Cult of the YouTube Motivational Video Bros

Since he graduated two years ago, Matthew Hyde, a 24-year-old London-based business consultant, has hated his job. He commutes to the city from the suburbs,…

There’s No Bigger Grift in Business Than the Consultant

As you read what follows, there’s something important that I want you keep in mind: I know next to nothing about management consultants. Despite the…

A Guide to All the Travel Startups Offering ‘Surprise Vacations’

I’ve been floundering about trying to book a vacation for months now. Oh, look, roundtrip flights from L.A. to Austin are under $100. But what…

While You Weren’t Looking, Nerf Guns Got Terrifyingly Militaristic

More than 50 years ago, inventor Reyn Guyer — who had already helped create the hit party game Twister — was shopping around a line…