Research topic: political skills

Fletcher, Clive; Hartley, Jean
May 2008
People Management;5/1/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 9, p43
The article discusses a survey on the political skills of managers in Great Britain. There is evidence that many British managers feel they have insufficient political skills to manage the changes and organizational pressures they face. With regard to the survey's methodology, literature review, followed by focus groups with senior managers and then a web-based questionnaire survey were use, to which 1,495 members of the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) responded.


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