Presentation on theme: "Managing Up Working Effectively with Leadership (most importantly, your boss!) John Joachim, Manager of Material Services Cathy Hufford, Corporate Mailing."— Presentation transcript:
Managing Up Working Effectively with Leadership (most importantly, your boss!) John Joachim, Manager of Material Services Cathy Hufford, Corporate Mailing Specialist
Closing Managing Up QUESTION: What is the Number One reason people leave their job for a new one? ANSWER: The BOSS!
Closing Managing Up How many of you experience this? Brown-nosing Game playing Office politics Manipulation Apple-polishing Managing up can help you address these
Closing Managing Up What Managing Up is not Brown-nosing Game playing Office politics Manipulation Apple-polishing
Closing Managing Up OK, so what is it?? Taking responsibility for the relationship you have with your boss Accepting that your boss has limitations Interacting with your boss’ management style instead of reacting to it Caring for your boss so you boss cares for you Creating a win-win for you, your boss and the company
Closing Managing Up So how do you do it? Steps to Managing your Boss Know what matters to your boss Talk like a boss Be curious Seek new responsibilities Train your boss to meet with you regularly Come to meetings with agendas Always be ready to give status reports