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How To Survive Office Politics


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How else can you manage your career? If you are looking to persevere and excel in the jungle that is the office, a positive attitude is essential.

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How To Survive Office Politics

  1. 1. How to Survive Office Politics<br />
  2. 2. How else can you manage your career?<br />If you are looking to persevere and excel in the jungle that is the office, a positive attitude is essential. <br />
  3. 3. You Need To…..<br />
  4. 4. Understand that office politics is a given in every workplace. Living in denial, standing back from it all or sitting on the fence will only get you run over by colleagues.<br />
  5. 5. Concentrate on doing a good job. Work at ensuring that the right people notice you so that you get the recognition you deserve.<br />
  6. 6. Have a good sources of information. Be aware of what is going on around you.<br />
  7. 7. Know who to influence, and not just those with titles. Remember, if you can influence key people, you can be just as instrumental as them too.<br />
  8. 8. Adopt a little healthy cynicism. Make it a habit to question everything, even the motives of people with something attractive to offer.<br />
  9. 9. Resist snap judgements. <br />Always take the time to thoroughly assess people.<br />
  10. 10. Look after your peers or be seen doing so. It will help if others perceive you as someone who is nurturing.<br />
  11. 11. Be a good communicator. Learn to speak and write well so you get your message across.<br />
  12. 12. Acquire the patience of a <br />saint. Or at least the appearance of one!<br />
  13. 13. Exercise enough<br /> assertiveness without turning into a dictator.<br />
  14. 14. Become an opportunist. <br />Be nimble: keep you eye on the prize and take advantage of it.<br />
  15. 15. See the bigger picture. <br />Stand back and take a long, well-considered look.<br />
  16. 16. Be ruthless, but only to a degree. Recognise that competition is not about eliminating the opposition.<br />
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