Smart Management: Using Politics in Organizations by D. ButcherSmart Management: Using Politics in Organizations by D. Butcher

Smart Management: Using Politics in Organizations

byD. Butcher, M. Clarke

Hardcover | April 8, 2008

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This second edition extends the influential ideas developed in the original book with more practical advice about working with organizational politics for personal and organizational benefit. Drawing on recent research, with updated examples, it provides an essential and practical insight into the centrality of politics in organizational life.
David Butcher is Director of Open Executive Programmes and Director of the flagship Business Leaders Programme at Cranfield School of Management. He acts as a consultant in a wide range of contexts on an international basis, including investment banking, telecommunications, FMCG, airlines, manufacturing and aerospace organisations. Hi...
Title:Smart Management: Using Politics in OrganizationsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:176 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0 inPublished:April 8, 2008Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230542263

ISBN - 13:9780230542266


Table of Contents

Organisational Politics * Why Politics are Perceived as Illegitimate * Legitimate Politics * How to Understand Political Behaviour in Organisations * Constructive Political Behaviour * Political Strategies