Elements Of Influence: The Art Of Getting Others To Follow Your Lead by Terry R. BaconElements Of Influence: The Art Of Getting Others To Follow Your Lead by Terry R. Bacon

Elements Of Influence: The Art Of Getting Others To Follow Your Lead

byTerry R. Bacon

Paperback | July 25, 2011

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We succeed in business and in life when we influence how others think, feel, and act: getting them to accept our point of view, follow our lead, join our cause, feel our excitement, or buy our products and services. The act of influencing is such a part of our daily lives that we often don't even realize when we (or others) are doing it. But to succeed, we need to know how influence works... and how to use it. Influencing effectively requires adaptability, perceptiveness, and insight into other people and cultures. Based on 20 years of research, Elements of Influence shows readers how to: - Understand why people allow themselves to be influenced-and why they resist - Choose the right approach for each situation - Be influential when they have no formal authority - Succeed in every kind of organization-even in other countries Filled with exercises and practical applications, this book shows how anyone can increase his or her influence to achieve greater success. "
TERRY R. BACON (Durango, CO) is the founder of Lore International Institute, a widely respected executive-development firm recently acquired by Korn/Ferry International. He is now the scholar in residence in that firm and is the author of many books including Powerful Proposals (978-0-8144-7232-3), What People Want, and The Elements of...
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Title:Elements Of Influence: The Art Of Getting Others To Follow Your LeadFormat:PaperbackDimensions:9.01 × 7.45 × 0.71 inPublished:July 25, 2011Publisher:AmacomLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0814438938

ISBN - 13:9780814438930

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"Dr. Bacon offers a great deal of well thought out, valuable information... ..Elements of Influence is a good book filled with excellent ideas and worthwhile techniques.' - Inland Empire Business Journal "