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The Resource The Dilbert principle : a cubicle's-eye view of bosses, meetings, management fads & other workplace afflictions, Scott Adams

The Dilbert principle : a cubicle's-eye view of bosses, meetings, management fads & other workplace afflictions, Scott Adams

Label
The Dilbert principle : a cubicle's-eye view of bosses, meetings, management fads & other workplace afflictions
Title
The Dilbert principle
Title remainder
a cubicle's-eye view of bosses, meetings, management fads & other workplace afflictions
Statement of responsibility
Scott Adams
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a world of TQM, reengineering, and empowered secretaries. Dilbert has become the poster boy of corporate America. Millions of office dwellers tack Scott Adams's comic strip to their walls when murdering the boss is not an acceptable option. After seventeen years of working in a cubicle and reading thousands of e-mail messages from readers who've been "downsized", "rightsized", "flattened", and put in charge of "quality teams", Scott Adams can no longer restrict himself to a single artistic medium. Now, in an unabashed attempt to cash in on the lucrative business book market, Scott brings us The Dilbert Principle. In twenty-six provocative, illustrated chapters, Scott Adams reveals the secrets of management in every company, including swearing your way to success, faking quality, business plans: world's greatest fiction, trolls in the accounting department, humiliation as a management tool, selling bad products to stupid people, and more!
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
650.1/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HD31
LC item number
.A294 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
The Dilbert principle : a cubicle's-eye view of bosses, meetings, management fads & other workplace afflictions, Scott Adams
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Why is business so absurd? -- Dilbert principle -- Humiliation -- Business communication -- Great lines of management -- Machiavellian methods -- Employee strategies -- Performance reviews -- Pretending to work -- Swearing: Key to success for women -- How to get your way -- Marketing and communications -- Management consultants -- Business plans -- Engineers, scientists, programmers, and other odd people -- Change -- Budgeting -- Sales -- Meetings -- Projects -- Iso 9000 -- Downsizing -- How to tell if your company is doomed -- Reengineering -- Team-building exercises -- Leaders -- New company model: OA5
Control code
10031707
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
viii, 336 pages
Isbn
9780887307874
Lccn
96000388
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm34046721
  • (OCoLC)34046721
Label
The Dilbert principle : a cubicle's-eye view of bosses, meetings, management fads & other workplace afflictions, Scott Adams
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Why is business so absurd? -- Dilbert principle -- Humiliation -- Business communication -- Great lines of management -- Machiavellian methods -- Employee strategies -- Performance reviews -- Pretending to work -- Swearing: Key to success for women -- How to get your way -- Marketing and communications -- Management consultants -- Business plans -- Engineers, scientists, programmers, and other odd people -- Change -- Budgeting -- Sales -- Meetings -- Projects -- Iso 9000 -- Downsizing -- How to tell if your company is doomed -- Reengineering -- Team-building exercises -- Leaders -- New company model: OA5
Control code
10031707
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
viii, 336 pages
Isbn
9780887307874
Lccn
96000388
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm34046721
  • (OCoLC)34046721

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