Skill 21: Politick Wisely

The skill Politick Wisely is defined as winning the support of people in power to accomplish a positive change or prevent a negative change.

Game Changers:

  • Participate in an organization and take a leadership role.
  • Make a list of those who support and oppose an idea you create.
  • Start a canned food drive for a local charity and try to gain support from your community.

Useful Web Links

Office Politics: How to Play the Game – How to influence people in the workplace.

How to Deal with Office Politics – Five steps in working with and influencing others.

How to win at Office Politics – Thrive in the political environment of your work place.

Useful Video Links

How to Play Office Politics

How to Get Along with Your Boss