The Power Of Online Influence

Joseph Lalonde

Growing influence beyond your local sphere of influence has become increasingly more accessible. With the advent of the internet, blogs, and social media, almost anyone can have online influence. The issue is that not everyone uses online influence in positive ways.

The Influence of Three Women

Leadership Freak

The first… Continue reading → InfluenceHelen Keller: Helen Keller died June 1, 1968, but she lives. The Helen Keller Institute served approximately 300 million people last year. In 1904 Helen Keller graduated cum laude from Radcliffe.


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Shaping Influences Make You

Leadership Freak

Your parents are the first shaping influence in your life. Everything you will become began with others. Many others followed.

How Do You Influence and Inspire People?

Lead Change Blog

Leaders influence and inspire people to make positive changes. Creating innovative frames influences people to consider new ways of looking at what’s possible. Sometimes it’s the best way to influence a person to take action. “ Some are influenced by the hard data—facts, statistics, and logical conclusions. Who will you influence and inspire today? . The post How Do You Influence and Inspire People? All leaders have the same goal.

Influence: Never Underestimate Your Impact

General Leadership

The post Influence: Never Underestimate Your Impact appeared first on General Leadership. Curator Posts Friendship Impact influence john michel and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link].

Want Better Influence at Work? Avoid These Communication Mistakes

Let's Grow Leaders

3 Communication Mistakes That Sabotage Your Influence and Impact When it comes to having better influence at work, words matter. Of course, WHAT you say will instantly influence your credibility and impact. The post Want Better Influence at Work?

Influence – Sobering Truths and Delightful Opportunities

Leadership Freak

HBR “… individuals tend to mirror the food choices of others in… Continue reading → Leading Influence Leadership Development Managing Personal Growth Growth Leadership

Positive Influence: The Leader Who Helps People Become Their Best Self

Lead Change Blog

According to Michael and Glenn Parker, there are four types of positive influence leaders, and we can all leverage the strengths of each to become the type of leader who helps people become their best self.

Communicate Effectively to Influence and Lead


Through practice, when we communicate well, there is feeling of power and influence. Purpose influences action and improvement. The post Communicate Effectively to Influence and Lead appeared first on CoachStation. The benefits of developing your communicating skills are many.

Expand Your Influence and Impact: REACH with Becky Robinson

Let's Grow Leaders

Whether you want more influence and to make a bigger difference within your organization or the world beyond, Weaving Influence CEO and author Becky Robinson gives you the roadmap. If you want more influence and impact her approach will serve you both online and in person.

Use Your Influence To Inspire A New Generation Of Leaders

Tanveer Naseer

Using your influence to build. One of the hallmarks of a great leader is their ability to raise up and inspire a new generation of leaders. They don’t hoard their talent, instead they look for opportunities to invest in others and they find ways to mentor and produce new leaders.

Increase Your Influence – Stop Talking!

Lead Change Blog

If your life was a silent film, could the people in the audience discern your influence? It’s also good for us to remember that the most powerful way to increase our own influence as leaders is through not talking. You increase your influence through listening. Getting comfortable with silence and using it properly will help you build relationships, trust, and influence. Increase your influence by saying less.

SHRM India Top HR Influencers 2022 Edition


One of the highlights of my journey of learning and sharing online has been consistent recognition by Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM India) in their annual list of top Indian HR Influencers on Social Media since 2012. After all, influence is never a goal in itself.

What Your Organization Really Needs from You: Influence and Impact

Leading Blog

L EADERS in today’s multinational, matrixed, diverse business world have impact through their ability to influence others. When you have that kind of influence with others, the results begin to speak for themselves.

Are You Managing the Dimensions of Your CEO Influence?

Lead Change Blog

I drew one aspect from their thinking for a round of recent CEO coaching sessions, focusing on how CEOs exert influence. . How do you influence? . On the contrary, as a Head of Service, I had certain limited powers, though I mostly achieved my outcomes by influencing. . The two Professors identified that CEOs exert influence along six dimensions, each of which involves a duality or seeming contradiction akin to yin and yang. Leadership CEO influence Time Managemen

How to Influence others at Work

Career Advancement

“The key to successful leadership today is influence, not authority.” Perception and visibility are the two pillars supporting influence. In other words, they’re prerequisites for cultivating influence over others at work. Learn how to influence your peers.

5 Powerful Amplifiers of Influence

Leadership Freak

The channel of influence is relationship. I asked people to finish a sentence like, “My mom is reflected in… Continue reading → Influence Leadership Development leadership successThe channel of compliance is power. The people around us seep into our lives.

How to Scale Your Leadership for Bigger Influence and Results

Let's Grow Leaders

Or, maybe you’re leading a fast-growing start-up, and it’s no longer feasible to have the direct influence you once had with every employee and customer. “Laura” (the person I had left in charge) just doesn’t have the influence you do.

Disruptive Influencer

Lead Change Blog

In today’s terms, King Solomon would be the wealthiest man alive; his control and influence would have a global reach, his wisdom unmatched. Investing in all those he was responsible for created a level of influence that changed the world. ” Years ago the first Disruptive Influencer changed it all by submitting to his God. This post is part of our 2017 Lead Change Group Guest Blogger Series. Today we are pleased to introduce you to Craig Marek.

The 4 Origins of Influence

Lead Change Blog

If you influence others, I can think of four possible origins. Many can influence our behavior because they have a position. You see many today resisting traditional positional influence. Influence based on power is a close second on the leadership food chain. When we grant someone the ability to influence us because they have more power, we’re saying their historical influence is a reason to allow them to influence us.

Influence is Easy – Just Drop a Few Hints

Leadership Freak

My wife ordered new tubes and safely stored all the metal parts… Continue reading → Communication Influence Leading influence attitudes positive suggestionsA bear demolished our bird feeders. Plastic tubes and suet cages offer little resistance.

The Starting Point for Greater Influence

Kevin Eikenberry

If so, you are striving for greater influence. When you have greater influence, you have greater confidence, you are less stressed, and will likely be more productive. The post The Starting Point for Greater Influence appeared first on Kevin Eikenberry on Leadership & Learning.

Leadership & Influence

N2Growth Blog

You cannot be a effective leader without influence. Let me make this as simple as I can – if you’re a leader, influence needs to be a competency. The key to developing influence is understanding that contacts and relationships are not synonymous. Don’t confuse a database with a sphere of influence. In today’s post I’ll describe how to create influence by developing high value relationships…. By Mike Myatt , Chief Strategy Officer, N2growth.

One Easy Way to Have More Influence

Let's Grow Leaders

More influence isn’t always about what you say. The post One Easy Way to Have More Influence appeared first on Let's Grow Leaders. Communication confident humility Relationships Winning Well communication influence leadership listening managementI knew Gary wasn’t happy. During my first time in a mid-level management role, one of my team leaders was clearly struggling. He looked frustrated, sounded frustrated, and it didn’t take a genius to […].

How Identity is Influence

Leadership Freak

The extent and limit of influence is identity. Optimism is response… Continue reading → Humility Influence Leading Growth leadership journey leadership successIdentity is impact. You can’t inspire confidence when you’re timid and doubtful. Become what you expect. Do you expect optimism? Become optimistic.

How Can You Achieve Greater Influence? – Remarkable TV

Kevin Eikenberry

The post How Can You Achieve Greater Influence? Leadership & Supervisory Skills Video influenceI get asked this question a lot: How can I be more influential? And often times when I am asked this, it isn’t phrased exactly like that.

How To Increase Your Influence—Up, Down And Across

Lolly Daskal

Whatever type of organization you’re leading, to be effective in your role requires being able to influence people. If your skills are more focused in other areas of leadership, here are some tips that can help you increase your influence in every direction—up, down and across.

Organizational Learning – The Influencing Dynamics Of Scenario Planning

Tanveer Naseer

“An organization’s ability to learn, and translate that learning into action rapidly, is the ultimate competition advantage” – Jack Welch.

How to Influence others at Work

Career Advancement

“The key to successful leadership today is influence, not authority.” Perception and visibility are the two pillars supporting influence. In other words, they’re prerequisites for cultivating influence over others at work. Learn how to influence your peers.

Influencing Up

Leading Blog

If you’re trying to make a significant contribution you will have to influence people you can’t control. In other words, you will need to influence up. Often we get in our own way when trying to influence. In Influencing Up , authors Allan Cohen and David Bradford we have to overcome these barriers: The assumptions you hold about how hard to push. Obviously, the greater the power differential between you and the powerful person, the more difficult influence becomes.

Authentic Leadership: 5 Big Mistakes that Can Derail Your Influence

Let's Grow Leaders

But, they don’t do much to build a leader’s influence, reputation or impact. The post Authentic Leadership: 5 Big Mistakes that Can Derail Your Influence appeared first on Let's Grow Leaders. Impactful authentic leadership requires careful judgment and context.

An Effective Leader Leads by Influence, not Authority

Lead on Purpose

A successful leader leads by influence, not by wielding authority. Leadership #prodmgmt Continue reading → Leadership Product Management clarity constraints data discussion influence motivate vision why

An Experiment to Test the Power of Your Influence

Leadership Freak

Cary Cherniss and Cornelia Roche list nine strategies of… Continue reading → Author Book Notes Influence leadership successIncompetent leaders focus exclusively on results.

How to Win Influence and Keep It

Lead Change Blog

He could influence action and he was fantastic at it. And whenever she collected it, she found that she too could influence action. Power and Influence. As leaders, we must master the art of influence if we expect to make a difference in this world. Truman’s statement is about influence and it raises an important issue: Leadership requires influence. Influence requires power. Do you need all three in order to effectively influence others?

Positive Influence – an Interview with Glenn Parker

Let's Grow Leaders

Connect with Glenn: Positive Influence […]. The post Positive Influence – an Interview with Glenn Parker appeared first on Let's Grow Leaders. Podcast influence leadership leading in crisis management

Motivating and influencing your teams

Lead on Purpose

In nearly all cases, the individuals on … Continue reading → Product Management Trust confidence energy influence motivate optimism visionYou’ve nailed the vision, and built the foundation of trust, now you need to motivate your teams. The success of your product depends on the work they (engineering, UX/design, marketing, sales, etc.)

How any Manager can Increase Influence and Fuel Peak Performance

Leadership Freak

Our best estimate is that… Continue reading → Encouragement engagement Influence Growth Leadership Development ManagementThe c-suite has little day-to-day impact on the productivity of remote workers. Remote worker’s productivity depends on one role – the manager.”

How Are You Using Your Influence?

Leading in Context

By Linda Fisher Thornton With leadership responsibility comes a certain amount of influence. It is about one life influencing another.” […]. We can impact how people think. We can advise them on the choices they make and invite them to follow our lead. Leadership is not about titles, positions or flowcharts. Complexity Context Ethical Leader Ethical Thinking 7 lenses book ethical leadership ethical leadership development ethical lenses ethics

Influence is the Value Force of Leadership

Lead Change Blog

All leaders have a sphere of influence. It can be defined as the context in which influence is felt. In some cases, this sphere of influence is small, perhaps extending only to an immediate coworker, friend, or family member. In rare cases, a leader’s sphere of influence can extend across an entire industry, nation, or even all of society. Clearly, these are two extremes of the influence spectrum. Influence determines the extent and effectiveness of the leader.

3 Steps to Exert Your Influence


When you don’t have position power in a situation, or don’t want to use your position power, which is almost always the wise choice, you need to use your influence. What is Influence? Influence is the ability to impact or change how a person thinks, feels, or acts.

30 Influencers Behind the Brands We Love

Lead Change Blog

We recently published an Aha Amplifier social media enabled eBook called Bryan Kramer & Leadtail On The Influencers Behind The Brands We Love that we’re very excited about. In Behind The Brand: 30 Influencers That Drive Social Media For The Brands We Love , the companies analyzed the behavioral data of 30 successful influencers on social media such as digital executives who influence digital and social programs for brands every day.

Invisible Influence by Jonah Berger

Kevin Eikenberry

Influence is a topic I have long been interested in for both personal and professional reasons. And since everyone is influencing and being influenced every day, I wonder why more people don’t share my keen interest. If you are (or would like to be) a student of influence, make Invisible Influence by Jonah Berger part of […]. The post Invisible Influence by Jonah Berger appeared first on Kevin Eikenberry on Leadership & Learning.

Anticipation and Influence

Kevin Eikenberry

The post Anticipation and Influence appeared first on Kevin Eikenberry on Leadership & Learning. Leadership & Supervisory Skills Personal & Professional Development anticipation lessons leadership and Christmas leadership influenceDo you remember how you felt a week before Christmas as a kid? If you are like me, you were practically bursting with anticipation. School would be out soon. There were Christmas cookies around and Christmas music on the stereo.