What does influence mean?
the capacity or power of persons or things to be a compelling force on or produce effects on the actions, behavior, opinions, etc., of others: He used family influence to get the contract. a person or thing that exerts influence: He is an influence for the good.
What is the meaning of positive influence?
Positive influence is the impact you have on another person (AND yourself) by pointing out strengths and virtues. It is how you are, what you do, and the power you have on others to value what is best within themselves. Positive influence helps a person be better today than they were yesterday.
What are examples of influence?
Influence is defined as to affect a person or thing. An example of influence is for a high school student to complete all of his assignments on time, thereby making his little brother want to do the same.
Why is influence so important?
Influence creates an internal shift in a person’s mindset. Internal commitment is gained independent of external consequences. The world’s most influential people don’t merely change other’s behavior; they shift their mindsets.
What does the power of influence mean?
Influence as a competency refers to the ability to have a positive impact on others, to persuade or convince them to gain their support.
How do you lead through influence?
Leading through influence means building up a network of strong relationships built on trust and respect, and understanding how to present your ideas and your research in the right way to the right person at the right time to lead them in the direction you believe that they should go.