W4 Assingment

W4 Assignment “Managing Up”

Managing Up

Why is Managing Up
Important in organizations?

This week’s theory
discussed four tactics that enables followers to overcome the authority-based
relationship and develop an effective, respectful relationship with their leaders.

Write a 2 page paper.

Address the following in your paper:

  • How can you be a resource for your leader
  • How can you help the leader be a good leader
  • How can you build a relationship with the leader
  • How can you view the leader realistically
  • What strategy would you use to “Manage Up”?

Include a title page and 3-5 references. Only one
reference may be from the internet (not Wikipedia). The other reference must be
from the Grantham University online library. Please adhere to the Publication
Manual of the American Psychological Association (APA), (6th ed. 2nd printing)
when writing and submitting assignments and papers.