It might be the lowest form of wit, but it turns out that sarcasm is a great motivator.
Employees who have to put up with a sarcastic colleague or boss are more creative than those who don’t, a study has found.
An earful of snarky barbs every day makes you work harder and smarter than if your office was a more caring environment.
The researchers said that being exposed to sarcasm required more ‘cognitive complexity’, or the ability to see things from more than one angle.
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Yeah, yeah I'm sure this theory is rock solid.