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Liar's Paradise

by Graham Edmonds

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We're now living and working in the golden age of bullshit and whether we like it or not we're being constantly bombarded with lies, fakery and spin. This is especially true of the work place and here is a book that by using test cases (including Enron, the European Union, Boo.com) exposes the techniques used by liars and corporate cheats.


Although the book is written with a wry humour, in it you will find out about the various degrees of deceit, about they they are used, how to spot a liar and how lying is used at every level at work and how damaging it can be.

If you think your company is fraud free then you'll be one of the 80% of companies who believe that's the case, the only problem is that in a recent survey (by PriceWaterhouseCoopers and the Martin Luther University in Germany) some 45% of companies found cases of fraud within their own staff.

There's a bullshitter sitting near your desk, in your office...

Check out the Liar's Paradise Contents List >>

Read Graham Edmonds' article on the need for dishonesty in business and in life, in The Guardian Online >>

Liar's Paradise: The Seven Degrees of Corporate Deceit

About the Author: Graham Edmonds, the author of the Good Web Site Guide (over 300,000 sold to date) and Bullshit Bingo, has over 25 years' experience of being on the receiving end of corporate bullshit. Now it's his turn.

BookData
Pub Date:20 July 2006
Extent:160pp
Format:Crown Octavo (186 x 124mm)
Binding:hardback
Price:9.99
ISBN:1-904915-15-9
13 digit ISBN:978-1-904915-15-7
Territory:World English