Don’t be afraid of personal power

Lead Change Blog

Posted in SmartBlog for Leadership [link] “Cheryl, you know more about these work processes than most of the folks up there. Did you apply to be a speaker?”

LeadershipNow 140: September 2013 Compilation

Leading Blog

Here are a selection of tweets from September 2013 that you might have missed: When You Need a Coach : Blind Spots Are Less Obvious When Things Are Going Well from @ChiefExecGrp. Culture of conflict avoidance is powerful way to destroy an institution in rapidly changing times by @LisaBodell.

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The Personal Power of Your Voice

Coaching Tip

Surprising new research from the University of Texas suggests that people who often say "I" are less powerful and less sure of themselves than those who limit their use of the word. Frequent "I" users subconsciously believe they are subordinate to the person to whom they are talking.

How to Leave Your Job And Keep Your Dignity

Jesse Lyn Stoner Blog

Personal Effectiveness Angeles Arrien career Honorable Closure Personal Mastery Personal Power Recently Annette Richmond asked me for some suggestions on how to quit your job for a Forbes article.

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What is Your Innovation Style?

Great Leadership By Dan

Your weekend personality is usually the best indicator. With this information organizations can harness different personalities to innovate in a dynamic and effective manner. type Shoya Zichy personality innovation styles

New Webinar Series: Design & Influence Irresistible Change™

Change Starts Here

Leverage your personal power and develop the skills to make an impact with both individuals and groups. $75. The path to implementing change in an organization isn’t always smooth. Obstacles along the way prevent the change from happening.

Does Avoiding Office Politics Mean Abdicating Your Power and Responsibility?

The Idolbuster

But I failed to recognize that sometimes a Fox has power, and makes getting more power a priority. (In In unhealthy companies, politics is about ego, empire building, and gets very very personal. I was severly under-gunned when I was attacked by a powerful Fox.

Are You Ready for Your “Second Act”?

Jesse Lyn Stoner Blog

The latest insights from neuroscience and psychology and decades of experience have shown that when carefully pursued, this conversation can explore your person’s hopes, identify opportunities, and initiate productive actions. He had a “personal brand’ problem.

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Buy a Book to take a Self-Assessment

Coaching Tip

A new book, " Personality Power: Discover Your Unique Profile and Unlock Your Potential for Breakthrough Success " by Shoya Zichy allows you to categorize the personality style of yourself and others.

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How We Both Experience the World When We Communicate Genuinely

Coaching Tip

The Power Level: how to harness your own personal power. * The Energy Level: the heart and soul level at which connections happen, personal energy makes for the deepest and most lasting connections. Allow time for the person to get to what''s really important.

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Ten Pills That Are Tough To Swallow

Tim Milburn

The huge majority (see what I did there) of people who are out of shape got that way because of personal decisions and behaviors. Make sure you have the approval of the person staring back at you in the mirror each day. This is the whole idea behind taking personal responsibility.

The POWER of Sales Success. It’s all within you!

Strategy Driven

Last week I talked about the power of sales success and gave you the first ten personal powers you need to possess in order to have all of the sales success you desire. As a professional salesperson, you want more selling power and this two-part article reveals the sources.

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Are You a Leader Who Coaches, Encourages, and Inspires?

The Idolbuster

If we’re at less than 40%, we’re out of our personal power and easily manipulated. A leader should never tell a 20% person what’s wrong with them or reject them. Coaxing means letting the person know, gently, that we think they’re OK and we want to play with them.

7 Things Forgiveness IS NOT…

Ron Edmondson

Regaining automatic trust - You don’t immediately trust the person who injured you when you forgive them. A leverage of power – Granting forgiveness does not give a person power over the person being forgiven.

Is Bias Fixable?

Harvard Business Review

And we could spend time talking about the biological and sociological programming that causes humans to form personal identity around group structures. This alone is powerful. "As a brown woman, your chances of being seen and heard in the world are next to nothing," he said.

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How To Disrupt the Tech World

Mills Scofield

In June 2013, Vivek Wadhwa and Farai Chideya invited women to crowd-create a book on women innovators by sharing their own stories. What is your image of an inventor or innovator? A man alone in a lab?

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