Paul Hebert says Boxes? We Don’t Need No Stinkin Boxes!

Paul Hebert Paul Hebert, Worldwide FOT

Suggestion boxes.  Long a symbol of corporate America and management cluelessness.

You can almost imagine the various suggestions that have been shoved in that little slot – and the fact that most of those suggestions involved shoving and probably suggested a biological slot.  Suggestion boxes are probably one of the last remnants of a bygone management age where rank and file were expected to provide suggestions on improving conditions, improving workflow, improving business outcomes and ensuring that the bathrooms were clean and “management” was supposed to approve them.  How nice.

Read the whole post over at Symbolist (an FOT contributor blog).