....Managing Your Boss, by Donna Deeprose

Businesspeople use a lot of different tactics to get the help from their bosses they need. Some of their maneuvers are good management; others are downright manipulative. Sometimes it's hard to know which is which.

Can you differentiate between managing upward and manipulating the boss. Test yourself with this quiz. For each situation, click on the word -- managing or manipulating -- that you think best describes the behavior toward the boss.

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