Anticipation and Influence

Kevin Eikenberry

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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.

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.

Leadership Exercises: 7 Ways to Build Your Influencing Muscles

RapidStart Leadership

Are there any leadership exercises I can do? Learning leadership is tricky business. But I do think there are exercises we can do to become … Leadership Exercises: 7 Ways to Build Your Influencing Muscles Read More ».

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 management

Increase Your Influence – Stop Talking!

Lead Change Blog

If your life was a silent film, could the people in the audience discern your influence? I just Googled “leadership,” and got 861 million hits. We’ve written books on leadership, blogs on leadership, articles on leadership, and white papers on leadership.

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. Another common form of influence is intimidation.

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. It is the lowest common denominator in leadership. Influence based on power is a close second on the leadership food chain. They have more resources, or they already have more ability to influence others. Third, influence based on performance.

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. This feels so similar to the endless hours (years) of trying to find the ultimate leadership style or system – we still “chase after the wind.”

How to Unlock Your Leadership Influence Instantly

The Empowered Buisness

Influential leadership is not something tangible, physical or material. There is no leadership without influence. You can have a leadership title, yet have no influence. Influence comes from the latin root “ influere” meaning to flow in.

Is Your Leadership Based On Influence Or Authority?

Tanveer Naseer

With a complex endeavour such as leadership, it’s only natural that there be different schools of thought and perspectives on what would be the best way to lead your team and organization forward. Some other posts you may enjoy: Are You Creating Purpose Through Your Leadership?

The Secret to Credibility, Influence, and Impact

Leadership Freak

A credibility gap ends influence and limits impact. According to Jim Kouzes and Barry Posner The Five… Continue reading → Accountability Influence Leading Marks of leaders Personal Growth Leadership Development organizational successAll that’s left – once credibility is lost – is the use of position and power.

Why Influence Matters

N2Growth Blog

Leadership without influence – isn’t. In fact, understanding how to leverage the influence factor can make a defining difference in your ability to drive change, build cohesive teams, and to successfully implement strategic vision.

Influence Redefined with Stacey Hanke

Kevin Eikenberry

Author of Influenced Redefined and Yes You Can! Everything You Need from A to Z to Influence Others to Take Action, Stacey Hanke joins Kevin to discuss the importance of consistency Monday to Monday®. Communication & Interpersonal Skills Leadership & Supervisory Skills Podcast

Real Influence is a By-Product

QAspire

The world today reveres influence and this leads people to chase influence. When influence becomes a goal, you can easily lose focus on what truly builds influence. Also Read: How to Influence Without Authority.

Who’s Influencing Your Leadership?

Let's Grow Leaders

In the world of music, composers and performers are influenced by each other every day. In some cases, it is clear who influenced Weber’s work. Scientists are also heavily influenced by their peers. However independent minded you are, others influence your leadership approach.

Four Roadblocks to Overcome for Effective Leadership Influence

Career Advancement

Maura wants to expand her influence in her company , but she’s realizing some major barriers have existed there for years. In any organization, you’re going to run into challenges to expanding your leadership influence.

Influence and Trust: A Teenagers Perspective

CoachStation

Influence matters! The statement above is how our 14-year old daughter, Maddy, has started to understand the importance of influence and relationships. We are very proud of Maddy and hope that this blog has the influence on others that it has had on us.

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. No influence.

You’ve Got It Wrong On Influence

Joseph Lalonde

O ur good friend John Maxwell has always said that leadership is influence. Leading requires us to have a certain amount of influence on others. Yet we’ve also mistaken what influence truly is. What Influence Isn’t. Influence isn’t showing off.

Focus on Influence – Remarkable TV

Kevin Eikenberry

And while it’s not always that strong, there are many subtle ways that we as leaders focus on the power of leadership. The post Focus on Influence – Remarkable TV appeared first on Kevin Eikenberry on Leadership & Learning.

Leadership Influence vs. Manipulation

Engaging Leader

Leadership is influence. John Maxwell Does the word “influence” bother you? For some people, the thought that leaders communicate in order to influence people sounds like manipulation.

Sketch Note: How to Influence Without Authority

QAspire

My work in corporate quality functions in the past involved influencing cross-functional teams (as an internal consultant) on processes and methods when I had no direct reporting relationships with them. Sketch Notes authority influence lead without a title Leadership sketchnote

Your Greatest Source of Influence

Jesse Lyn Stoner Blog

Your character is your greatest source of influence, no matter what your role or position. → Read More: Your Greatest Source of Influence The post Your Greatest Source of Influence appeared first on Seapoint Center for Collaborative Leadership.

The Circle of Influence

QAspire

If not, can I influence someone who can address/solve/change this? Influence). This is our circle of influence*. In organizations, a LOT of time is spent on discussing about things outside the circle of influence – and it is a waste.

Building Influence – 6 Ways to Earn Respect

RapidStart Leadership

What’s the secret to building influence? One evening not too long ago, someone gave me a brief demonstration of how to go about building influence, and showed that any of us can do it, if we are willing to make the effort. How do you go about building influence?

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. Who and what influences them, and what can others learn from them? What type of influencer are you?

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Leadership Formula: Learn, Connect, Influence

Linked 2 Leadership

Over the past four years I have analyzed people and processes to develop a better leadership model. This leadership training formula can be used personally and/or professionally and is known as the LCI model. LCI is a fairly basic model that stands for: Learn Connect Influence These three pieces put together form a strong foundation [.].

The Truth About Influence

Kevin Eikenberry

Influence Leadership Learning action control influenceEight year old Sam Baker was wondering about something, so he asked his parents, “How come our town doesn’t have a Christmas tree lit up for everyone in town to enjoy?” He reasoned that other nearby towns had trees, that they had a tree at the White House, and that he saw them light a [.].

Pre-suasion: A Revolutionary Way to Influence and Persuade

Kevin Eikenberry

By Robert Cialdini Social Psychologist, Robert Cialdini, wrote a book called Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion that is a classic and has sold over 3 million copies. Leadership & Supervisory Skills Personal & Professional Development influence persuasion

How to Influence Without Authority

Jesse Lyn Stoner Blog

8 Ways to Influence Without Relying on Authority. Character – Your own character is your greatest source of influence. You can influence by providing a clear logic, an explanation of the benefit, and reassurance that it is the right course of action.

How to Stop Stealing Influence and Limiting Your Opportunities

Leadership Freak

When it… Continue reading → Accountability Failure Influence Marks of leaders Growth Leadership leadership successImmaturity shows up thinking about itself. Maturity shows up thinking about others. In my immature twenties, I used language in a presentation that offended some and got me in hot water.

Leading with Control Versus Leading with Influence

Ron Edmondson

Leaders, if you want to to have a healthy team environment, you must learn to control less and influence more. I have learned thought that successful leaders understands the difference in leading with influence and leading with control. Let me be honest. I can be a controlling person.

The 8 Portals of Influence: How to Lead Without Authority

Jesse Lyn Stoner Blog

I am delighted and honored that Tanmay Vora created this Sketch Note of “The 8 Portals of Influence,” described in more detail in my blog How to Influence Without Authority. In today’s complex world, leaders need to develop multiple channels of influence.

How to Build Influence: Go From Gofer to Go-To with These 3 Simple Steps

RapidStart Leadership

“How do you build influence if you are the low person on the totem pole?” It really comes down … How to Build Influence: Go From Gofer to Go-To with These 3 Simple Steps Read More ». We all have to start somewhere, and usually that somewhere is at the bottom of the heap.

Growing Your Leadership Influence by Minding Your 5 “P’s”

Linked 2 Leadership

The post Growing Your Leadership Influence by Minding Your 5 “P’s” appeared first on Linked 2 Leadership. Authentic Leadership Future Leadership Issues Leadership Lessons Learned Leading Change Practical Steps to Influence Business Growth business leadership business strategyOkay, I am going to let you in on a little secret. There is no “one-thing” that is key to growth, no sure recipe to make it repeatable and predictable. […].

Let Me Introduce You To Some Awesome Influencers

Joseph Lalonde

Each new meeting brings me a new understanding of leadership. Let Me Introduce You To Some Awesome Influencers. Question: Who’s an influencer that’s changing the world that I should get to know?

5 Ways to Gain More Influence and Impact

Let's Grow Leaders

“My boss is about to make a REALLY big mistake and I don’t think I have the influence to stop it. The post 5 Ways to Gain More Influence and Impact appeared first on Let's Grow Leaders. Winning Well influence leadership managing up

Influence Isn’t a Guarantee

Kevin Eikenberry

There is a difference between what we can control, and what we can merely influence. Influence Leadership Leadership Communication Learning influenceSometimes we get these mixed up and this confusion causes many problems for leaders (and all of us as human beings too). Today, I want to clarify one piece of this mix-up, a piece that starts with us personally, and [.].

Three Immediate Strategies to Increase Your Influence at Work

Career Advancement

Leadership is not about a title or a designation. It’s about impact, influence and inspiration. Impact involves getting results, influence is about spreading the passion you have for your work, and you have to inspire team-mates and customers.”

Leading through Long Term Influence

Great Leadership By Dan

Guest post by Great Leadership regular contributor Beth Armknecht Miller: Webster’s Dictionary defines a “leader” as a person who has commanding authority or influence”. I would argue that in the 21st century it’s all about influence, not authority.

Focus on Influence – Remarkable TV

Kevin Eikenberry

And while it’s not always that strong, there are many subtle ways that we as leaders focus on the power of leadership. Leadership & Supervisory Skills Personal & Professional Development VideoToo many leaders get caught up in the power.

How Intense Curiosity About People Enhances Influence and Expands Leadership

Leadership Freak

Leadership curiosity includes: Curiosity… Continue reading → Curiosity Humility Leadership Leadership DevelopmentMitchell Warner’s observation that humble leaders are intensely curious about others makes me wonder why I’m not more humble. I’ve been called the ‘question man’ all my life.