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An Accidental Manager
Tales from the Corporate Jungle
Roger Collis




Grove Street
2014 • 400 pp. 6 x 9"
Business Travel / Business & Professional Humor / Humorous Essays

$22.00 Paperback, 978-1-941934-00-5



“Totally entertaining and full of timeless wisdom about managers and corporations. Bite size pieces that are just perfect for dipping at home or on journeys.”—Eric Clark

Humorous commentary on the worlds of advertising, marketing, and business travel.

A selection of Roger Collis’s best work across the decades, this book draws from his days of subversive reportage inside the advertising industry and international marketing to his later commentaries on the world of business travel and the witty, self-deprecating travails of daily life as a journalist in the South of France.

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“This book keeps one laughing by capturing the personalities that we all know from the corporate jungle. A great read!”—Christopher Staab, Managing Partner, Airline Information



Veteran corporate infighter ROGER COLLIS has been a copywriter, a marketing director, a sales director, a vice president, and a consultant for various multinational corporations, as well as a highly acclaimed writer of business travel articles for publications such as the International Herald Tribune and the New York Times. He is also the author of “If My Boss Calls, Make Sure You Get His Name,” a collection of columns satirizing the corporate life.



Sun, 17 Dec 2017 14:32:36 -0500