Since the iPhone introduced ‘FaceTime’ and Skype went mobile we’ve had video conferencing in our pockets. Video technology has continued to evolve - from clunky, temperamental, poorly syncing corporate video conferencing to our laptops via Skype, WebEx, Sametime and now to our mobile phones and tablets. But have we?
‘Managing Up’ is a phrase used to describe the process of ‘managing your boss’ or your working relationship with your boss.
Managing up is not political game playing, manipulation or scheming to further your own career! It is consciously building and maintaining a positive, working relationship with your manager (and other senior stakeholders in the organisation) that increases your joint effectiveness, delivery and success.