How do you get people to see things your way? Whether you're trying to secure a promotion, make a sale, or rally support for a new idea, the ability to persuade those around you is absolutely essential to success. Merging research and real-world application, this insightful guide reveals what really drives decisions and introduces readers to the persuasion equation--a powerful combination of factors proven to speed agreement. Readers will discover the surprising reasons people say "yes" and learn how to: Radiate an aura of expertise - Win trust and leverage credibility - Build a business case that appeals to both heart and mind - Adapt for personality, gender, and generational differences - Use language strategically - Perfect the five-step persuasion process - Generate group buy-in - Master organizational politics - And more From crafting compelling emails to convincing a colleague to nailing the big presentation, "Persuasion" "Equation" is your personal recipe for success.
The Subtle Scienceof Getting Your Way
Management & Computers