TIP OF THE DAY: You Should Embrace Office Politics

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Today’s tip of the day comes from Carol Bartz, CEO of Yahoo:

I’m somebody who loves politics — I mean politics in the company, as in, how do you help and enable people to get along? It’s not a dirty word. It’s how you organise.
People say, “Oh, we don’t have politics.” Everybody has politics. And so be an expert at it.
Figure out how to influence people to get things done, as opposed to running and ratting on them.
Carol Bartz, CEO, Yahoo
Read the entire interview over at the New York Times >

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