The movie is used in a game of charades.
Movie title used in title
Crow: "How to Destroy a City without Really Trying"
Joel (singing): "A secretary is not a toy."
Mike: "The cast of 'How to Succeed in Business' moves in."
"We're in the business of business. Oil, World Wide Wickets"
The title is a reference to the title of the movie.
The quote "Here comes the dragon lady" is directly lifted from this script.
mentioned by name; discussed by characters (Robert Morse and Matthew Broderick)
the film's poster is shown during Nell Minow's segment
Referenced in Daniel Radcliffe's opening monologue
Referenced by BenDeLaCreme.
Several clips are shown.
Featured during Robert Boyle tribute.
In the just you just me skit
The song "Republiantown" is sung to the music of "The Company Way" from this movie.
The english title is a spoof of this movie.