Managing up with a bad boss may seem like a daunting chore, but with each small victory, you’ll feel more empowered. Managing up means being a proactive problem solver, helping your boss see the big picture, being a role model, and using diplomacy and people skills, among other tools. With the New Year upon us, now may be the perfect time to tap into these techniques (and save your sanity at the same time!)
In my recent article on PsychologyToday.com I describe 6 ways to manage up with a bad boss. It’s a tool you’ll benefit from – not only at your current job, but throughout your career.