Middle managers are crippling our entire economy

There tends to be two approaches to the idea of middle managers:

  1. This is where the real work is done and the trains keep moving.
  2. They’re mostly sucking halfway-decent salaries and doing absolutely nothing.

There are other perspectives on middle managers, sure — but most tend to fall into those two camps. (1) is usually what…



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Ted Bauer

Ted Bauer


NYC boy down in TX right now. Writing about work, management, leadership, friendships, relationships, and just general life. Let’s connect and talk more.