The Peter Principle
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- The Aeonic Perspective of the Enochian Temples
- The initiatory system of the Enochian Temples divides the path of initiation into four major stages, distinguished primarily by the types and sources of the influences they are sensitive to. Briefly, these stages are: 1. Lunar-planetary, focused in Yesod and...
Magick >> Enochian
- Bringing it Down to Earth: A Fractal Approach
- 'Clouds are not spheres, mountains are not cones, coastlines are not circles, and bark is not smooth, nor does lightning travel in a straight line.' B. Mandelbrot W e want to think about the future - it's our nature. Unlike other creatures, humans possess an...
Mystic Sciences >> Astrology
- Mother Of The Gods And The Father Of The Gael
- There is no surviving, or as yet translated, Creation story within Irish mythology. We learn from the Lebor Gabala Erenn, a text from the Christian Middle Ages, of the Tuatha De Danann, or "People of the Goddess Danu", who came to Ireland either...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
- Select Cross-Cultural and Historical Personifications of Death
- This extensive introduction includes some of the more well known, along with some lesser known Death "incarnations", and I use that term loosely, as in many cultures, the Angel of Death can be quite an adept shapeshifter. We have tried to cull...
Mystic Sciences >> Necromantic Studies
- The Celtic Vedic Connection, Part I
- Of all the great ancient cultures perhaps no two share more parallels than those of the Celtic and Vedic peoples. A deep rooted affinity runs between them, what is present in one is mirrored in the other. Myths, Gods, Goddesses, even fairy tales bear a...
Religions >> Druidism
The Peter Principle is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, The Peter Principle books and related discussion.
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- The Peter Principle: Promotions and Declining Productivity
- most famous statement of the idea is the Peter Principle, which states that people are promoted to Faria argues that this is what is meant by the Peter Principle.
- Job Assignments under Moral Hazard: The Peter Principle Revisited
- The Peter Principle captures two stylized facts about hierarchies: first, promotions often place employees known as the Peter Principle (Peter and Hull 1969)?
- Why things go wrong or the peter principle revisited
- The Peter Principle was first introduced in an article written by Dr. Laurence J.
Suggested News Resources
- Angels use the Peter principle to sink the Twins
- Remember back at the beginning of June, Peter Bourjos was struggling. His average was in the mid two-thirties, and things looked like they were going too fast for the 1st full year center fielder.
- Hotline Sort: The Peter Principle
- By Julie Sobel Welcome back to Hotline Sort. Obama's Education Secretary goes on the attack against Perry, while Senate Democrats express anxiety that Obama's re-election campaign will hurt their fundraising efforts.
- The Peter Principle Goes To UnWar
- I've always had kind of mixed feelings over our UnWar with Libya. I thought there were good reasons to go after K-Daffy, and think the world would be a better place without him.
- Why the Peter Principle Works
- Everyone's heard of the Peter Principle - that employees tend to rise to their level of incompetence - a concept that walks that all-too-fine line between humor and reality. We've all seen it in action more times than we'd like.
- Our Congress suffers from the 'Peter Principle'
- For those unfamiliar with this condition, it is first described in “The Peter Principle,” a short, humorous, important book published in 1969.
Suggested Web Resources
- Amazon.com: The Peter Principle (9781568491615): Laurence J
- “Ruefully delightful ... excruciatingly applicable—and fun to read” (Playboy ) “The Peter Principle has cosmic implications.
- HowStuffWorks "How the Peter Principle Works"
- The Peter Principle is the idea that in business, people are promoted into jobs with duties they cannot fulfill. Find out how the Peter Principle works.
- The Peter Principle Lives - BusinessWeek
- Apr 2, 2009 Now 40, The Peter Principle resonates even more today, when a lust for accomplishment has led an unprecedented level of incompetence.
- The generalized "Peter Principle"
- in evolution systems tend to develop up to the limit of their adaptive competence.