Here is How to Manage Your Boss

Posted by Bernie Reifkind on June 15, 2016

Recognize the fact that your boss has been given the power to direct your activities. This is true even if you are much smarter and even if you should have been given the boss’s job.

Accepting reality and working to increase your influence will produce better results.

Managing Your Boss

Posted by Bernie Reifkind on March 19, 2013

In 2005, the Harvard Business Review published an article on this sensitive topic by John J. Gabarro and John P. Kotter in which they write: ” Bosses need cooperation, reliability, and honesty from their direct reports. Managers, for their part, rely on bosses for making connections with the rest of the company, for setting priorities, and […]

Managing Your Boss

Posted by Bernie Reifkind on March 17, 2011

Recognize the fact that your boss has been given the power to direct your activities. This is true even if you are much smarter and even if you should have been given the boss’ job. Accepting reality and working to increase your influence will produce better results.