Just because someone runs a company doesn't mean they know what they're doing, or anything at all. If we didn't learn this from watching The Office, we've probably learned it at some point in the workforce. There's a reason Michael Scott resonated with so many people who've had to take orders from an incompetent person who makes more money than they do.
These 19 people share their stories of dealing with higher management who had no idea what they were doing:
1.) From Lauer99:
When he told me instead of taking my new higher paying job I should just work more hours at my current one for him.
The "gift of gab" can get you far...
2.) From olivia0207: