Read the post Navigating Institutional Politics for more information.
For my second book, How to Assert Yourself* (*Without Being Assertive) and Other Pointless Lessons I Was Told to Learn, I am collecting stories about pointless advice you have been given. My best example is when I was asked to
Institutional politics can be just as frustrating as office politics. Understanding your political voice is grounded in that power you have implicitly will change how you approach the politics. See how I began to see and use my own political voice to make a place for me at the table.
Are you impacted by office culture and office politics? You’re not the only one. Read how I identified the politics in an office where I worked and how you can try to influence change in your own office.