Bad Managers

The pointy-haired boss (often abbreviated to just PHB or "The Boss") is Dilbert's boss in the Dilbert comic strip. He is notable for his micromanagement, gross incompetence and unawareness of his surroundings, yet somehow retains power in the workplace. In the Dilbert TV series, in which he is voiced by comedian Larry Miller, the character is notably smarter (although still quite stupid and inept) and more openly corrupt. He is also parodied in Bee Movie as Dean Buzzwell, also voiced by Larry Miller.
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  • TBWA New York CEO Rob Schwartz: ‘I’m not a manager’

    … where I felt like I had one great year and wasted three. Who was your first boss? Roz Green. She was from the era of Mad Men. I typed copy for Roz first. Then I got promoted to be a writer. I would come in with copy. And she would tell me how terrible it was. She got me to simplify things. I sat in a meeting yesterday with this team…

    Shareen Pathak/ Digiday- 8 readers -
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