The Stupidity Paradox: The Power and Pitfalls of Functional Stupidity at Work By Mats Alvesson and André Spicer

Why organisations full of smart people do many stupid things and what to do about it. If you’ve ever had to do a job you know is pointless, this is it. That and David Graeber’s Bullshit Jobs, which you should also read. And then resign.

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