Power, for All  How It Really Works and Why It's Everyone's Business by Julie Batt...

Power, for All How It Really Works and Why It’s Everyone’s Business by Julie Battilana
epub | 2.27 MB | English | Isbn:‎ B08LDY166W | Author: Julie Battilana, Tiziana Casciaro | Year: 2021


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Power isn’t just for the few at the top; it is potentially for everyone.

You have power-and the power to use it.
Power is one of the most misunderstood-and therefore vilified-concepts in our society. Most people assume power is predetermined by personality or wealth, or that it’s gained by strong-arming others. Many write it off as inherently corrupt or "dirty" and want nothing to do with it. But as pioneering researchers Julie Battilana and Tiziana Casciaro deftly show in Power, for All, power is the ability to influence someone else’s behavior. This influence is derived from having access to valued resources, which anyone can have, regardless of their income or status in life. Everyone has a resource to offer, so everyone has access to power.

Battilana and Casciaro offer a timely, dematized vision of power. While hierarchies tend to stay in place because power is often sticky, by agitating, innovating, and…

Category:Social Psychology & Interactions, Motivational Business Management, Business Motivation & Self-Improvement