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Revealed: What young Indian entrepreneurs fear the most

As many as 61 per cent of students in India consider entrepreneurship as a good prospect to earn a livelihood with a majority from rural areas showing greater willingness to start their own business compared to their urban counterparts, according to a study. The report — Amway India Entrepreneurship Report (AIER) 2017 conducted by Nielsen, however said 71 per cent respondents cited ‘fear of failure’ as the biggest obstacle in […]

We are born with the fear of snakes and spiders says study

We are born with the fear of snakes and spiders says study Turns out that emoting fear when faced with spiders and snakes is not something we learnt as we grew up – we are born with it. According to a study, this terror of creepy crawlers may have an evolutionary origin. It was found that even in infants, a stress reaction is evoked when they see a spider or […]

21 million Americans fear Friday the 13th – and there are good reasons why

Friday the 13th of June —  — will see businesses lose up to $900 million, according to The Independent, because as many as 21 million Americans are freaked out by the day and refuse to fly on airplanes, go to work, purchase a house or buy stock on the market.But why, in this day and age, does the supposition persist that the date is unlucky?If you answered that the 13th […]