Office politics is not always a bad thing. It’s relationship-building to acquire a position of influence and help you achieve your goals.
In this session, attendees will learn:
- How to manage up, down, and sideways (dealing with each of those groups requires a different approach)
- Dealing with different personality types
- The benefits of office politics
Alyssa Fox is Director of Information Development and Program Management at NetIQ Corporation in Houston, Texas. She has been involved in technical communication for over 15 years. Her interests and skills include technical communication, user experience, process improvement, project management, and agile development practices. Alyssa is a member of User Experience Professionals Association (UXPA), a senior member of Society for Technical Communication (STC), and is currently serving as the STC Secretary. Find Alyssa on Twitter (@afox98).