Corporate Cults

Corporate Cults

The Insidious Lure of the All-consuming Organization

eBook - 2000
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Baker & Taylor
Argues that some companies are using cult-like tactics to make employees dedicate themselves to the company at the expense of private life and community

Book News
Argues that many of the perks being provided by corporations have been designed by organizations to gain physical, emotional, and psychological control over their employees. Management consultant Arnott contends that companies are in fact attempting to foster the three primary traits that define a cult: devotion, charismatic leadership, and separation from community. He explains some of the characteristic of the corporate cults and offers advice on how to avoid becoming trapped at work. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

Publisher: New York : AMACOM, c2000
ISBN: 9780585019178
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xiv, 240 p.) : ill


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