Women Need to Embrace Office Politics to Get Ahead

“Office politics can make or break your career. This is
especially important for women to understand. Women avoid politics due to their
belief that it’s dirty and underhanded, and it’s a waste of their valuable
time. Unfortunately, our avoidance of the workplace dynamics makes us
vulnerable to being blindsided and passed over for promotions. We need to embrace
office politics to get ahead.”

Read the rest of Bonnie Marcus’s guest post over at About.com Management and Leadership to learn the importance of politics, power and culture in getting ahead.