“Office Politics” doesn’t have to equal backstabbing and lying. Demystified, it’s just a way people intentionally interact with others. Play the game to your favor, but always keep it clean!
Email is a part of the job, but many people fail to see it that way. The truth is that you’re often measured by your ability to communicate and that DOES include your written communications. Take the time to make sure that this frequent communication method does not become your downfall.