Dogbert's Top Secret Management Handbook (Dilbert: Business #2)
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However, the prose got rather repetitive, and by the time I was halfway through the book, I ended up skipping it and just reading the comics.
That's just one of the hundreds of tips and techniques for would-be managers in the book Dogbert's Top Secret Management Handbook. This book by Scott Adams is smaller than The Dilbert Principle and concentrates on grooming the would-be manager for a Dilbertian workplace. Interspersed in the guidelines for becoming a good manager are loads of strips from the comic. The strips are concentrated m...more
If you've ever read any Dilbert comics, you'll know what to expect. However the accompanying text is a blast to read. I'm rating it this low, as the tedious read wasn't always up to task. After a while, you get used to the same old jokes. It's as if somebody is puking, eating up the puke and puking again. You get tired of that real quick.
Adams was born in Windham, New York in 1957 and received his Bachelor's degree in Economics from Hartwick College in 1979.
He also studied economics and management for his 1986 MBA from the Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley.
In recent years, Ada ...more