Writer Justin Racz has just penned a book called 50 Bosses Worse Than Yours (Bloomsbury), where he exposes the most bothersome bosses around, who are enough to make anyone in the work force call in sick.
For example, if your head honcho is The Napoleon, it means he has little man syndrome and wants to conquer the world, but cant see over his desk. To deal with him, Racz suggests making him feel dominant by remaining seated at all times.
If your superior is The Heir Apparent, hes an annoying trust-fund baby that hasnt worked a day in his life, but is taking over his daddys company. This boss is a dead giveaway by his office wardrobe, which according to Racz, consists of a ketchup-stained tie, wrinkled khakis, and tube socks.
Finally, the Wants To Be Your Buddy boss is also pretty annoying, since hes big on high-fives and nicknames like Big Guy. This boss will ask you to be his wingman on big company accounts and will buy you booze, but Racz suggests never, ever giving him your cell phone number.
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