The Resource The bob watson : A Novel., Greg Bardsley, (electronic resource)

The bob watson : A Novel., Greg Bardsley, (electronic resource)

Label
The bob watson : A Novel.
Title
The bob watson
Title remainder
A Novel.
Statement of responsibility
Greg Bardsley
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the author of Cash Out, a hilarious novel about one working stiff's day of hooky-reminiscent of Ferris Bueller's Day Off and Office Space-and the insanity that ensues.Rick Blanco walks out of meetings. He's a serial meeting ditcher. A walk-out artist. He's so good that no one seems to notice when he just gets up and walks out. A corporate illusionist of the covert kind, he learned his trade studying a former colleague, the master of meeting ditches, Bob Watson. Rick continues Bob's legacy, going for more frequent and longer ditches, building on the art with every boring corporate meeting.Now, Rick wants to pull off his most important Bob Watson yet-skipping out of work to see his young nephew before he moves with his parents to Argentina. But things soon get complicated. As Rick leaves the office, he's mistaken for the company's human resources executive Dick Rayborne, a man made famous in HR circles for creating the hot new labor practice of "consourcing"-like "outsourcing" but with convicted felons. Convinced that he is the scummy Dick Rayborne, two cons, and a granny they call Mama, force Rick into six hours of mayhem, complete with home break ins and emergency board of directors meetings. Along the way, Rick realizes he has the opportunity to pull off the most meaningful Bob Watson imaginable, and still give his nephew a hug goodbye.Refreshing, witty, and clever, The Bob Watson is a madcap tale of danger, adventure, and personal discovery
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Bardsley, Greg
PerformerNote
Narrator: Roger Wayne
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Wayne, Roger
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  • Fiction
  • Humor (Fiction)
  • Literature
Label
The bob watson : A Novel., Greg Bardsley, (electronic resource)
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Duration: 08:39:19
  • Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ODN0002890345
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (9 audio files)
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
Stock number
A3F30EF9-B76E-49AD-9FDA-0D7FAACC3313
System control number
A3F30EF9-B76E-49AD-9FDA-0D7FAACC3313
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The bob watson : A Novel., Greg Bardsley, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
  • Duration: 08:39:19
  • Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ODN0002890345
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (9 audio files)
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
Stock number
A3F30EF9-B76E-49AD-9FDA-0D7FAACC3313
System control number
A3F30EF9-B76E-49AD-9FDA-0D7FAACC3313
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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