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Office Mayhem: A Handbook to Practical Anarchy

3.78  ·  Rating Details ·  18 Ratings  ·  8 Reviews
Enjoy your day job with this shamelessly humourous companion to workplace hijinks which includes ideas such as spying, backstabbing, sabotage, and anything else to help you climb the corporate ladder ahead of your fellow professional slaves.
Paperback, 96 pages
Published January 1st 2008 by Harry N. Abrams (first published September 1st 2007)
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Jan 21, 2012 Amber rated it really liked it
Shelves: humor
I got this book as a Christmas gift. I have to say that it's really funny, but if you every did anything from this book you would get FIRED ASAP! And might not get a job anywhere else if word got out. All that said it's still a very funny book.And also a very fast read.
Oct 29, 2008 Jackie rated it it was amazing
Shelves: humor
While the chicken bomb is funny, I prefer the more subtle ideas in this book. For example, "the best way to flex your manipulation skills is through a simple letter-sized sign that first mimics the existing micro-fascism in the office and then attempts to dismantle it. All of these signs project an unexplained -- and grossly overly enthusiastic sense of of authority." The examples in the book are hysterical.
Aug 01, 2016 Karen rated it really liked it
Shelves: non-fiction
Humourous easy adorable book to lighten up the seriosness at the office. I do not know if I would do any of these if I worked in such aplace, but simple light reading and can use the ideas on april 1st or other such celabrations, birthdays, get togethers. Different things to do, not even seen on Pinterest as of yet, by me anyway.
Jul 18, 2016 denise rated it really liked it
Shelves: book-book
Borrowed from a co-worker, a fantastic book(let) to peruse AT WORK! The perfect tool for the disgruntled worker or just anyone wanting to wreak a little havoc. Careful, you will be lulled into thinking "I bet I can do that and not get caught."

Two words... Chicken Bomb. Nuff said.
Aug 07, 2011 Kathy rated it did not like it
Not worth buying. I ordered this book after it got a nod in Entertainment Weekly. This took me 15 minutes, tops, to read cover to cover. It is photo dominant, and the tongue-in-cheek humor seems to miss the mark more often than not.
Dec 14, 2009 Ward added it
Shelves: aught-naught
on the break room fridge:

Dec 24, 2011 Teawench rated it liked it
Shelves: own
Very quick read. Highly amusing.
Dec 04, 2007 Chad rated it it was amazing
"The Chicken Bomb" need I say more.
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