skip to content
Pains in the office : 50 people you absolutely, definitely must avoid at work! Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Pains in the office : 50 people you absolutely, definitely must avoid at work!

Author: Andrew Holmes; Dan Wilson
Publisher: Oxford : Capstone, 2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
What could be worse than being stuck in an office all day? Meetings, deadlines ... colleagues. Surely no torture can crush the spirit so completely as prolonged exposure to these people. You?ve faked phone calls to avoid them. You?ve hidden in toilet cubicles until they?ve gone away.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Humor
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Holmes, Andrew, 1965-
Pains in the office.
Oxford : Capstone, 2005
(DLC) 2004484954
(OCoLC)58043580
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Holmes; Dan Wilson
ISBN: 1841126160 9781841126166
OCLC Number: 61261817
Description: 1 online resource (217 pages) : illustrations
Contents: THE LOVEBIRDSTHE MARTYR; THE MASTICATOR; THE MENTAL MASTURBATOR; THE MIDAS; THE MISMANAGER; THE MOANER; THE NITPICKER; THE NOSEY PARKER; THE POLITICAL CORRECTOR; THE POLITICIAN; THE ROAD BLOCK; THE SARKY BASTARD; THE SINATRA; THE SPACE INVADER; THE STRESS JUNKIE; THE TEFLON AND MARIGOLD; THE TREE-HUGGER; THE VILLAGE IDIOT; Afterword.
Responsibility: Andrew Holmes and Dan Wilson.

Abstract:

What could be worse than being stuck in an office all day? Meetings, deadlines ... colleagues. Surely no torture can crush the spirit so completely as prolonged exposure to these people. You?ve faked phone calls to avoid them. You?ve hidden in toilet cubicles until they?ve gone away.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

" ... ought to elicit a chuckle of recognition or two." (Publishing News, 19th March 2004) ..."ought to elicit a chuckle of recognition or two." (Publishing News, 19th March 2004) "Pains in the Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/61261817> # Pains in the office : 50 people you absolutely, definitely must avoid at work!
    a schema:MediaObject, schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "61261817" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3156771#Place/oxford> ; # Oxford
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3156771#Topic/work> ; # Work
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1180188> ; # Work
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/828.9202/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3156771#Topic/literary_criticism_european_english_irish_scottish_welsh> ; # LITERARY CRITICISM--European--English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
   schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3156771#Person/wilson_dan> ; # Dan Wilson
   schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3156771#Person/holmes_andrew_1965> ; # Andrew Holmes
   schema:datePublished "2005" ;
   schema:description "What could be worse than being stuck in an office all day? Meetings, deadlines ... colleagues. Surely no torture can crush the spirit so completely as prolonged exposure to these people. You?ve faked phone calls to avoid them. You?ve hidden in toilet cubicles until they?ve gone away."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/3156771> ;
   schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
   schema:genre "Humor"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/58043580> ;
   schema:name "Pains in the office : 50 people you absolutely, definitely must avoid at work!"@en ;
   schema:productID "61261817" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/61261817#PublicationEvent/oxford_capstone_2005> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3156771#Agent/capstone> ; # Capstone
   schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=136245> ;
   schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=27434> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781841126166> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/61261817> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3156771#Person/holmes_andrew_1965> # Andrew Holmes
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1965" ;
   schema:familyName "Holmes" ;
   schema:givenName "Andrew" ;
   schema:name "Andrew Holmes" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3156771#Person/wilson_dan> # Dan Wilson
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Wilson" ;
   schema:givenName "Dan" ;
   schema:name "Dan Wilson" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3156771#Topic/literary_criticism_european_english_irish_scottish_welsh> # LITERARY CRITICISM--European--English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "LITERARY CRITICISM--European--English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1180188> # Work
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Work"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781841126166>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1841126160" ;
   schema:isbn "9781841126166" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/58043580>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Pains in the office." ;
   schema:description "Print version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/61261817> ; # Pains in the office : 50 people you absolutely, definitely must avoid at work!
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/61261817>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
   schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/61261817> ; # Pains in the office : 50 people you absolutely, definitely must avoid at work!
   schema:dateModified "2016-05-10" ;
   void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.