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The Resource The elements of power : lessons on leadership and influence, Terry R. Bacon

The elements of power : lessons on leadership and influence, Terry R. Bacon

Label
The elements of power : lessons on leadership and influence
Title
The elements of power
Title remainder
lessons on leadership and influence
Statement of responsibility
Terry R. Bacon
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
What do a person's knowledge, expressiveness, history, character, and attraction have in common? Or his or her role, resources, information, network, and reputation? Each is a key to either personal or organizational power, and together they open the complex combination lock on the door of true leadership and irresistible influence. The Elements of Power combines the latest research on the nature of power all over the world with a handy self-assessment and invaluable insight into: How power works in organizations How people use and lose power The relationship between power and leadership What makes famous people powerful or what diminishes their power Sources of power and how to build each one Leading and influencing others more effectively Complete with "Portraits in Power" examining key business figures and world leaders alike, the full effect is an accessible and unprecedented pipeline to the many sources and types of internal and external power, including the most valuable of all: the power of will
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
658.4/092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD57.7
LC item number
.B323 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The elements of power : lessons on leadership and influence, Terry R. Bacon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Information wants to be free : the power of information
  • It's who you know : the power of networking
  • The tree and its shadow : the power of reputation
  • Organized rivalry in the monster's den : power in organizations
  • The will to power
  • First steps down new roads : the power of will
  • Increasing your voltage : how to become more powerful
  • Personal power sources
  • Shakespeare ate bacon : the power of knowledge
  • Mr. Obama goes to Washington : the power of eloquence
  • People are strange : the power of relationships
  • You like me! you really like me! : the power of attraction
  • A diamond scratching every other stone : the power of character
  • Sources of organizational power
  • Hail to the chief : the power of role and resources
Control code
ocn639163877
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 306 pages
Isbn
9780814415115
Lccn
2010027654
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)639163877
Label
The elements of power : lessons on leadership and influence, Terry R. Bacon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Information wants to be free : the power of information
  • It's who you know : the power of networking
  • The tree and its shadow : the power of reputation
  • Organized rivalry in the monster's den : power in organizations
  • The will to power
  • First steps down new roads : the power of will
  • Increasing your voltage : how to become more powerful
  • Personal power sources
  • Shakespeare ate bacon : the power of knowledge
  • Mr. Obama goes to Washington : the power of eloquence
  • People are strange : the power of relationships
  • You like me! you really like me! : the power of attraction
  • A diamond scratching every other stone : the power of character
  • Sources of organizational power
  • Hail to the chief : the power of role and resources
Control code
ocn639163877
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 306 pages
Isbn
9780814415115
Lccn
2010027654
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)639163877

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