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    Office Shocks : A Novel PB (English, Paperback, Sumit Aggarwal)

    Office Shocks : A Novel PB  (English, Paperback, Sumit Aggarwal)

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    Features
    • Language: English
    • Binding: Paperback
    • Publisher: Rupa Publication
    • ISBN: 9788129117908, 8129117908
    • Edition: 2011
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    Description

    First day at work: Greenhorn B-school graduate enters corporate maze.

    Office Shocks is the quirky and humorous chronicle of a fresh and opinionated recruit trying to fathom his way through the baffling arena of the working world. Along the way he encounters a fickle-minded boss, flirtatious colleagues, an erudite family man with a secret life, all of whom unwittingly set the stage for a very bizarre first day at work.

    About the Author
    Sumit Aggarwal
    is a writer and blogger who lives and works in Delhi. This is his first novel.

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    • Publication Year
      • 2011
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      • Sumit Aggarwal
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    5

    Awesome Read!!

    Wonderful book!! I just finished the book, it may not be a classic but it's surely way ahead of other Indian rom-com books. I loved it!!
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    Gaurav Kishore

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    12 Aug, 2011

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    Good One..!!

    Short and crisp containing the real hidden rumors in the corporate sector ::))
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    Om Prakash

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    13 Sep, 2011

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    Not Bad!

    Obviously the author took more efforts in bringing down all the words that he could use and tried out a chance of using all the vocabs that he has ever learnt..

    I would suggest that being his first book, he could write up using simple words of vocabulary so everyone could be benefited. As a matter of fact, I was was literally using a dictionary to find out the meaning for many words.

    Apart from that, this book is really good! Well done Sumit! Hope you consider my request to be more simple i...
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    Steffi Charles

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    10 Aug, 2012

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    Let the fun begin!

    The first day at work is unforgettable for most of us for the same reason that other 'firsts' are memorable. This book is a racy account of Aniket's first day at work. The narrative is crisp, the pacing is fast, the language is fresh and the metaphors will make you chuckle. Kudos to the author for describing the most humdrum people/places/things with a touch of style. It's an entertaining ride all the way. Whether you're about to step in to the big bad world of corporates or have been torment...
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    Parinda Joshi

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    19 Feb, 2012

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    Ok. Can read it once.

    Book does not gives you any shocking incidence as the name suggest. Though one can relate to oneself in at couple of instances, i didn't find the book worth it!. But really a good attempt by author. Can be read during travel or in a coffee shop.
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    Ganapathy Raman

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    14 Sep, 2012

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    Office blues anyone?

    A perfect read for all the office minions out there. The author, Sumit Aggarwal, gives an interesting and humorous account of the first workday of a freshly graduated MBA. Don't write this one off as just another of the many books taking a dig at corporate life, the treatment given by the author is fresh and will definitely leave you asking for more. Awaiting the sequel!!
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    Nimisha Goel

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    18 Jan, 2016

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    Very Good

    Good one but at some points l was unable to get the point. But overall, a good buy
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    Flipkart Customer

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    18 Mar, 2017

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    Must work hard

    I had much more expectation from boos as its name is wonderful, but I was shaken. Author has tried hard but somewhere the efforts are poor. God Blesssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssss.
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    Harak Soni

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    23 Jan, 2012

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