Season Three punches in with Jim Halpert's unexpected transfer to the Stamford office but will it punch out the closing of the Scranton branch? With his unorthodox management style, ever-impulsive Michael Scott (Steve Carell) continues to wreak havoc for the staff and hapless temp Ryan Howard (B.J. Novak). Little does Michael know his unwanted protege Dwight Schrute (Rainn Wilson) is planning a coup.
Michael takes on the role of office grief counselor when he learns that his old boss has died.
Dwight takes former temp Ryan to his beet farm to initiate Ryan to his new job at Dunder Mifflin.
It's time for Michael to revisit his roots with the company as he hits the road for sales call duty. Meanwhile, Dwight attempts to cover up a crucial deadline missed by Angela while Karen is in for some surprising news.
Michael asks Jim to get a male stripper for Phyllis's office bachelorette party, but he gets a Ben Franklin impersonator instead. Meanwhile, the men's bachelor party goes as planned until Michael becomes uncomfortable with the stripper.