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How to Fail Miserably at Writing by Giselle Renarde
Series: Everything I've Done Wrong. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,970. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire(2.00 from 1 review)
Giselle is a writer who knows how to fail—consistently and thoroughly. She’s done everything wrong so you don’t have to! Have you ever had an editor tell you your entire manuscript needs to be rewritten? Three times? Giselle has. She’s experienced rejection letters, bad reviews, banned books, crappy sales, and painful missteps. Don't let the publishing industry get you down. Let's fail together!
Job Jokes by LOL Funny Jokes Club
Price: Free! Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2017 by Hey Sup Bye Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Funny and Hilarious Job Jokes! Q: What did the tooth say to the departing dentist? A: Fill me in when you get back! --- Q: Did you hear about the farmer who fed crayons to his chickens? A: He wanted them to lay colored eggs! --- Q: What kind of clothes do lawyers wear? A: Lawsuits!
The Work Experience by L Tait
Price: $2.30 USD. Words: 34,210. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This quirky little novella is a humorous look at various aspects of the modern working world, as observed by your humble narrator! Covering a range of subjects from my experiences of truly horrible bosses, to the pitfalls of job seeking and interviews, along with some other fun things! Just to clarify, I have used aliases, not to protect the guilty, but , more for my own personal amusement!
Rebel Without A Clue - A Way-Off Broadway Memoir by Steve Hrehovcik
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,430. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / general, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Blending a confessional with a sense of humor, Rebel Without A Clue – A Way-Off Broadway Memoir illustrates how my persistence, patience and pluck made me an expert on survival. I describe my turbulent, often farcical, journey in a desperate search for a theatrical career. While my name never appeared on a Broadway marquee, I also reveal how I achieved several surprising triumphs – most important,
Mary's Funny Real Estate Stories: Volume 2 by Mary Maxie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,850. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2016 and represented by Durragraphix. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Mary is a realtor in Phoenix Arizona, although she also sold real estate in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Through the years, Mary has collected stories that: Make you laugh!
What You Won't Miss ... When You Leave Your Job! by D Underhill
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,220. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
For job changers, the unemployed, retired (or about to), career breakers, maternity leavers or self-employed. With references to real life events, observations and statistics, written in both a satirical and reverential style, there is plenty to quietly reminisce and ponder over! This is not about work bashing but simply to laugh away the mundane, unfathomable, pointless and plain stupid!!!!!!!
Corporate Coin: Inside the Bewildering World of Corporate America by Elizabeth Maxim
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,230. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Workplace culture, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Take a peek inside Corporate America. Generations of workers put their kids through college so they could join the ranks of White Collars. But is the White Collar world the utopia it’s held up to be? What is it really like to work in Corp. America? The following oddball, funny, ridiculous yet true stories provide a peek inside this complex oligarchy that is at once rewarding and infuriating.
A ciegas al volante by Miriam Conde
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: Spanish. Published: February 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
¿Puede un ciego aprobar unas oposiciones de conductor? Descúbrelo en este relato, basado “ligeramente” en hechos reales… Tercer premio del I Premio internacional de Relatos breves de Humor en la Administración “La sonrisa de Quevedo”. Ramiro, funcionario recién incorporado, deseaba realizar su trabajo con ilusión. No se esperaba las situaciones disparatadas que le estaban esperando...
Police Humor by Oliver Gaspirtz
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,470. Language: American English. Published: February 11, 2015 by Westhoff Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Police Humor! is a tribute to all the hard working men and women in law enforcement who risk their lives every day for an often less than grateful public. With over 120 pages of cartoons, strange but true police reports, weird news from around the world, stupid criminals, and funny top ten lists, this book captures the human side of police officers.
Jargon Unchained by Len Guff
Price: Free! Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business communication / general
Jargon Unchained is a hater's guide, a book of how-not-to's, an anti-business manual for the disenfranchised office worker. And it's funny because it's true.
The Ridiculous Business Jargon Dictionary by Matthew R. Irwin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,600. Language: American English. Published: October 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business communication / general, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
I’m not going to sugarcoat it. Business people, you sound ridiculous. An entire generation of white-collar workers have decided that it’s fully acceptable to say things like, “We provide a truly bespoke value-add, from concept to the coal face.” The Ridiculous Business Jargon Dictionary features over 1000 awful corporate buzzwords, translated into clear English.
The (Surprisingly) Big Book of Accounting Humour by the alternative accountant
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,160. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
If you are one of the 16% of accountants certified as having a sense of humour, then this book is for you. If, however, you are among the 84% of accountants for whom a sense of humour is more of a challenge, then this book is definitely for you.
Broken Bones: New True Noir Essays From the Emergency Room by the Most Unfeeling Doctor in the World by Melissa Yuan-Innes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,530. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014 by Olo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
New, blistering, darkly funny essays breaking bones. And fixing them. And the seamy underside of life in the emergency room, with its cornucopia of crazy cases, not just bone-centred ones. For example, the man who tried to eat his own thumb and the case of bleeding brains. Warning: 1. Broken Bones bears no authorized resemblance to any TV show. Rated R. Medical noir. With cussing. Don’t read it.
The Middle Seat - Volume II: Never Check A Bag You Want To Keep by Jay Conlin
Series: The Middle Seat, Volume II. You set the price! Words: 16,270. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire(4.00 from 1 review)
Picking up where Volume I left off, Volume II continues to share the popular posts from the blog, The Middle Seat. Written by corporate executive Jay Conlin who travels frequently for business. The Middle Seat captures the spirit of the weary "Road Warrior" while mixing in stories from his family life as well. A fun, humorous look at Business Travel .
C'era una volta la Pubblicità, tic e manie by Guido Sperandio
Price: Free! Words: 4,170. Language: Italian. Published: February 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Ai tempi, in Pubblicità girava la battuta: "Non dite a mia madre che sono in Pubblicità, mi crede pianista in un bordello". Ma poi chiusero i bordelli e sono retstai i creativi al posto delle prostitute. Tutto quello che nessuno ha mai voluto ammettere, lo trovate in questo ameno libriccino. È un ebook «I mini minimissimi», brevissimi per arrivare alla parola "fine" prima di annoiarvi.
Confessions of a Jack of all Trades by Jack Snowdin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,470. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Confessions of a Jack of all Trades is a collection of true stories from the author with a working life of 32 years and 24 jobs! This book is a collection of irreverent, frequently funny and often unbelievable anecdotes and tales of situations the author has found himself in. They are all true. Names, places and dates may have been changed to protect the guilty.
Road Hard and Put Up Wet by Howard Nevin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,490. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
“Road Hard and Put up Wet” is a retrospective of Howard’s business travel over 46 years against a backdrop of changing culture, jobs and job expectations, and business as a whole. Often funny and sometimes sad, any professional traveler (road warrior) and their families should be able to relate to these recollections.
Oscar's Fake Restaurant On TripAdvisor by Mikhail Cugovsky
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 4,820. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
This is a souvenir of a spoof; how and why Oscar's - the now famous fake trawler restaurant in Brixham, England - was hosted by TripAdvisor. Massive news coverage included headlines such as: - 'Divers catch your food' 'TripAdvisor compares imaginary venue with worlds best eateries' The spoof was designed to highlight TA's lack of policing of fake reviews, maliciously posted by business rivals.
111 Reasons Why You Should Never Get a Job by Dario Mortari
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers / job hunting, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
WARNING: in case you’ll be reading this book you’ll run the risk to resign immediately... DON'T DO IT!!! I decided to write this book not to deny the validity of reasons to getting a job. There are surely good reasons to working for an establishment and earning a paycheck. And IF YOUR JOB IS AWESOME or you have a good job with a few solvable issues, THAN STAY PUT and DO NOT READ FURTHER!!!
Zombie Apocalypse: Survive and Thrive in Corporate America by Perry Hurtt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,760. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Business Management
A humorous look at Self Improvement for the Zombie Apocalypse. Winning friends and influencing Zombies, The Zombie Next Door, Acres of Zombies, and more.