Influence Others with Political Savvy
5 Videos | 11m 40s
- Includes Assessment
- Earns a Badge
- PMI PDU
Politics aren't limited to elections and public service. When dealing with power and influence you will inevitably have to navigate your own organization's political waters. The reality is that, even if you dislike company politics, you cannot entirely avoid them. People get into positions of power not just because of their individual know-how, but also because of the influence they wield and their gifts of persuasion. Persuasion methods and techniques can aid in engaging and enlisting others in getting results, even without direct authority. This course examines how building trust and developing political savvy help create a personal level of influence to your own and the company's advantage.
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
identify the skills, knowledge, and attitudes needed to be politically savvyincrease your personal power by knowing how to talk and write about issues in key business areas
recognize the characteristics of someone with business acumenselect elements to include in an action plan (see Q3 in exercise topic for example)
EARN A DIGITAL BADGE WHEN YOU COMPLETE THIS COURSE
Skillsoft is providing you the opportunity to earn a digital badge upon successful completion of this course, which can be shared on any social network or business platformDigital badges are yours to keep, forever.
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