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.
Posts about Bad Managers
  • TBWA New York CEO Rob Schwartz: ‘I’m not a manager’

    … listening to a lot of Jay-Z. “There’s nothing you can’t do / Now that you’re in New York.” You say you’re a writer. Writers are notoriously bad managers. Why? We have to manage ideas and paragraphs and words! But you do that on your own, without dealing with actual people. Ha, well, if I look at it, I don’t consider myself a manager. I consider myself…

    Shareen Pathak/ Digiday- 8 readers -
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