The Peter Principle (1969) explains why you feel like you’re surrounded by incompetence at work – you are! This wry book reveals promotions for what they really are: a progression to our final level of incompetence. These blinks help us understand how corporate hierarchies really function, as well as offering advice on how to deal with our own incompetence.
Laurence J. Peter has worked as a counselor, school psychologist, prison instructor, consultant, professor and writer. Raymond Hull wrote stage plays as well as articles for Esquire, Punch, Maclean’s, among other publications.
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