Published : 2014-12-21 (over 3 years Ago) - Last updated over 2 years Ago
18 Fun business facts
Enjoy these fun, incredible, interesting, awesome and random business facts.
1. The pornography industry is a $97 billion business worldwide.
2. My life..
Not your business..
3. Putting a potted plant in a business environment has been shown to improve attention span and increase creativity in the office.
4. Once a woman occupies a top management position at a business, the chances of another woman being hired to a similar position drop by 50%.
5. Amazon is nearly 20 years into the business and continues to barely break even in finances.
6. A number of studies show “work life balance” as the main reason people start their own small businesses.
7. In the porn business, there are people called "fluffers" whose job it is to get male actors erect again so they can go back to work.
8. A group of flies is called a business.
9. Women own about 40 percent of all businesses in the U. S.
10. It has been estimated that the synthetic marijuana business generates nearly $5 billion a year.
11. Despite his wealth and extensive business travel Bill Gates usually flew coach until 1997, when he bought a private jet.
12. Cuddling a baby, reading out loud, cheating in school and getting a business degree are all good for an efficient mind.
13. In Japan, when someone gives you a business card, it is rude to put it in your pocket.
14. There is a Japanese "Gotta Go Briefcase" that contains a portable toilet for busy businesspeople.
15. Men perform worse at stressful business meetings when they drink coffee, while women perform better.
16. Italy's biggest business is the Mafia. It turns over $178 billion a year and accounts for 7% of GDP.
17. Business is currently the most expensive domain name sold for $7.5 million.
18. Al Capone's business card said he was a used furniture dealer.