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The Peon Book by Dave Haynes

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About the Author

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While working for a landscaping company at his first summer job, Dave Haynes learned the definition of peon when he was informed that he was not allowed to touch the lawnmow-ers, and was instead relegated to “weed-pickin’” duty. Lawn-mowers were reserved for senior landscaping professionals.

Since then, he has noticed that the view from the bottom seems to be the same, no matter what the job. He has spent time as a lifeguard, a telemarketer (the real obnoxious kind), a school bus driver, a marketing professional, a pool guy, and a salesperson. One time he thought he had finally broken through when he was appointed Marketing ...

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