Explain Types of Power and the role organizational politics play

Based on the reading for this week, analyze and explain the types of power and the role organizational politics plays. Base your answer on an organization you have worked for or have researched.

APPLICATION: As you generate your response, reflect on an organization in which you have worked or read about. Provide specific examples to support your discussion.

  • How effective is the balance of power and politics? Support your answer with examples.
  • As a present or future leader of this organization, what would you recommend to improve the balance?
  • Support your discussion with at least one scholarly article and cite it using APA style.
  • Discussion question responses should be at least 300 words.
  • Required reading – Chapter 9 – Organization Behaviour by Mcshane and Von Glinow 3rd edition