Microsoft’s Former Windows Leader Steven Sinofsky Explains How To Win Fights At Work

January 23rd, 2013 / No Comments »

By Jay Yarow

At any company, there are going to be internal skirmishes about products and managerial decisions.

How you as an employee, or manager, deal with those skirmishes can determine the future of your career and the success of your company.

Steven Sinofsky, the former leader of Microsoft’s Windows division has a long blog post exploring how to deal with disagreement within your company.

He’s an interesting person to write about the topic. When he left Microsoft, the spin from Redmond seemed to be that he was a political in-fighter who didn’t play nice with other division leaders. His inability to work with others was a problem, and so he had to go…….