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The Boss Is Not Your Friend
by Vijay Nair
Appalled by the latest Radia revelations about your corporate heroes? Sick of the ‘nurturing talent like tiny plants' spiel doled out by most management manuals? Wondering why they never acknowledge the ugly truth about success: that the trick is either to use your cunning and flattery to rise to the ranks of those who lay down the rules, or at least learn how to massage t ...more
Published 2011 by Hachette India
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Jun 06, 2011 Bhargavi Balachandran rated it 3 of 5 stars
Have you always wondered what kind of an “animal” your boss really was and have racked your brains to find some way to tackle “it” effectively? Have you wondered about the “actual” motives of the organization you work for and how the vision and mission statements flouted so grandly by your organization conceals it’s actual intentions? Well,Vijay Nair’s irreverent,yet funny book “The boss is not your friend (A handbook for Indian Managers to survive all things Organizational) might be right up yo ...more
A great book that exposes the reality in most Indian organizations. Some of the suggestions were not quite ideal or practical, but the way the author had summed up beautifully on the reality that everyone working in a corporate organization should consider (The reason for 5 stars). Was indeed a fun to read but it also exposes a lot of bitter truths. A must read for all