Power and Influence

Power and Influence

Skillogy PERFORM Learning Hub
Updated Jun 25, 2024

What you'll learn

  • Learners will be able to identify and describe sources and strategies of power
  • Learners will be able to assess the use of power in themselves and of those around them
  • Learners will be able to differentiate between ethical and unethical uses of power
Course Description

Managers and leaders use power every day, many feel reluctant to use it or even to admit that it is part of their job. However, using power effectively is an important skill and by developing influencing techniques it can lead to increased effectiveness in a team.

This course describes the sources of power and strategies and assesses your abilities in line with these. Power should contribute to organisational goals, respect human rights and conform to standards of equality and justice.