office politics

Applying rules of engagement to real-life scenariosRules can serve as invaluable guidelines for the future, as they are lessons learned from experience.
Benefits of a staff retreatSince I began my practice, I have made a habit of regular office retreats. Even in the early days, with a staff of 1, we found time to get away and talk about what we were trying to accomplish with the practice. And later, with 3 doctors and very full schedules, we continued to make it happen.
Thriving amid office politics requires reality checkNot all office politics are inherently bad — the key is how individuals in a group work together to meet common goals, according to an expert.