Organization Man

1956 bestselling book by William Whyte... A central tenet of the book is that average Americans subscribed to a Collectivist ethic rather than to the prevailing notion of rugged Individualism. He observed that this system led to risk-averse executives who faced no consequences and could expect jobs for life as long as they made no egregious missteps.

see Gervais Principle

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