Some articles on politics, office politics:
... Workplace politics, sometimes referred to as office politics or organizational politics is "the use of one's individual or assigned power within an employing organization for the purpose ... Both individuals and groups may engage in Office Politics." Office politics has also been described as "simply how power gets worked out on a practical, day-to-day basis." ...
... "Office politics" is management behavior which a manager knows is counter to the best interest of the company, but is in his personal best interest ... effect on the overall health of the company, so such "office politics" are in the interest of individual managers ...
Famous quotes containing the words politics and/or office:
“We are naïve and moralistic women. We are human beings. Who find politics a blight upon the human condition. And do not know how one copes with it except through politics.”
—Kate Millett (b. 1934)
“A tremendous number of people in America work very hard at something that bores them. Even a rich man thinks he has to go down to the office every day. Not because he likes it but because he cant think of anything else to do.”
—W.H. (Wystan Hugh)