The Law of the Office: A Guide to the Culture of Working Nine to Five

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Working in an office can be dull. The start time is always the same, you can set your clock by the tea trolley, lunch has a plastic taste to it and the last hour before knocking-off time is by far the longest of the day. Yet for the thousands of us locked into these administrative zoos it's a reality that can test the senses. So it is not entirely surprising that the inmates of some of these zoos often behave like animals looking for trouble; sensing frailty in others; hungry for action; permitting base instincts...

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Overview

Working in an office can be dull. The start time is always the same, you can set your clock by the tea trolley, lunch has a plastic taste to it and the last hour before knocking-off time is by far the longest of the day. Yet for the thousands of us locked into these administrative zoos it's a reality that can test the senses. So it is not entirely surprising that the inmates of some of these zoos often behave like animals looking for trouble; sensing frailty in others; hungry for action; permitting base instincts to prevail. The law of the jungle can frequently be modified to apply to office workers with frequently hilarious results. Here's an A-Z to cover the law of the office covering everything from photocopying to groping, choosing one's friends and using a clipboard.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781861059123
  • Publisher: Anova Books
  • Publication date: 10/28/2005
  • Pages: 150
  • Product dimensions: 4.10 (w) x 5.60 (h) x 0.49 (d)

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