E-Lerniq Series

Office Politics for Managers

Navigating the Maze: Mastering Office Politics for Effective Management

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Session Duration

3-4 Hours


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Office Politics for Managers

Welcome to our "Office Politics for Managers" e-learning course, a dynamic development session designed to help you navigate the intricacies of office politics effectively. This course is not about power games; it's about fostering better relationships, enhancing communication, and working collaboratively in a mutually beneficial way.

Course Content

1. New hires;
2. Interacting and Influencing;
3. Dealing with rumors, gossip and half-truths;
4. Office personalities;
5. Getting support for your projects;
6. Conflict resolution;
7. Ethics;
8. Be part of the community;
9. Social events outside of work. 

This program will help participants help you in the following ways...

• Understand the purpose and benefits of office politics.
• Set boundaries and ground rules for new employees.
• Learn to interact and influence among colleagues.
• Learn how to manage various personality types in the office.
• Determine how to gain support and effectively network.
• Recognize how you are a part of a group and how you function.

Who is the workshop for? 

Managers looking to improve team dynamics;
New employees seeking to understand their workplace culture;

HR professionals aiming to foster a positive office environment;

Business owners wanting to improve company-wide collaboration;

Any professional interested in positively influencing their work environment

What issues is it trying to tackle?

Working with diverse personalities and values can often lead to clashes, affecting team cohesion and productivity. This session aims to tackle these challenges by providing insights into managing different personality types, influencing colleagues positively, setting boundaries for new employees, and building effective networks. We'll explore how understanding and harnessing the positive aspects of office politics can lead to more successful, productive teams.

Why is attending this session beneficial?

Understand the purpose and benefits of positive office politics;

Learn to set boundaries and ground rules for new employees;

Develop skills to interact and influence colleagues effectively;

Understand how to manage various personality types in the office;

Learn techniques to gain support and network effectively

What skills will participants gain?

Ability to navigate office politics for effective management;

Skills to set boundaries and establish rules for new employees;

Techniques to interact with and influence colleagues positively;

Strategies to manage different personality types in the office;

Understanding of how to build supportive networks

Other Formats Available

Live Online With Instructor

This training is also available as a live online with instructor session, offering an interactive and engaging learning experience from the comfort of your own home or office.


We also offer this training in a face-to-face format as an open program, ideal for professional individuals seeking a more traditional and interactive learning experience.

In-Company On Demand

We can bring this enlightening workshop directly to your company, tailoring it to meet your specific needs. If you're interested in this bespoke learning experience, please don't hesitate to get in touch with us.

Book your seat now!