Crystal J. Richards
Topic: How to Deal With Social Politics in Your Organization
Crystal is the Principal and Owner of Mosaic Resource Group, a talent development consulting firm dedicated to helping business professionals better themselves in all things project management, communications, and leadership. Crystal is a dynamic trainer, results-oriented facilitator, and versatile project manager with over 15 years of experience in healthcare management and project management working with private- and public-sector clients. Crystal is a certified project management professional, a PMI agile certified practitioner, a member of the Agile Alliance, and a member of the Association for Talent Development. Crystal is a certified project management professional, a PMI agile certified practitioner, a member of the Agile Alliance, and a member of the Association for Talent Development.
Note: This is an encore presentation from 2018 PMiP with some enhancements!
Like the show Survivor, players have to adapt to the game of social politics to make alliances and meet their goal of success. This session will delve into social politics at work which entails that we know how to effectively deal with office politics, have a strong sense of self, and develop good negotiation skills in order to forge effective working relationships with our peers and our teams. During the session, participants will:
- Explore the three components of social politics
- Discuss ways to implement suggested strategies in dealing with social politics
- Establish an action plan to implement success strategies