The Art of Asking Your Boss for a Raise

by Derek Loosvelt | March 15, 2011

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In 1968 the French experimental writer Georges Perec wrote an unbroken and unpunctuated 128 pages about the extremely difficult and anxiety producing process of asking your boss for a raise entitled The Art of Asking Your Boss for a Raise and now some 43 years later upon what would have been the 75th birthday of Perec had he still been living Verso has published an English translation of The Art of Asking Your Boss for a Raise translated by David Bellos and along with the text that has been described as darkly funny and Woody Allen esque and neurotic as well as pessimistic yet endlessly entertaining Versos has published in the inside jacket of the book the below graphic to aid the reader if he or she wishes to undertake the task of asking his or her boss for a raise or just to follow along as he or she reads the book and also I should point out in case you are interested you can buy The Art of Asking Your Boss for a Raise on Amazon for just 11 bucks.

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