How Facebook Tries to Prevent Office Politics by Jay Parikh

In his article, Jay Parikh, global head of engineering and infrastructure at Facebook, shares five tips to prevent destructive office politics in any company. The tips he divulges are:

1. Look for empire builders, self-servers, and whiners in the hiring process — and don’t hire them; 2. Take the incentive out of “climbing the ladder;” 3. Be open and transparent, and create opportunities for voices to be heard; 4. Make everyone accountable, so personal bias can’t creep into decision making; 5. Train your leaders to effectively manage politics out of conversations.

To read his full opinion click here: How Facebook Tries to Prevent Office Politics

Posted by Allison Trupp, Associate Editor, Wealth Strategies Journal