Your guide to influencing change

Change is never easy. Whether you’re striving to improve your life, spearheading transformation in your organization, or working to solve society’s most complex challenges, you won’t get far without a shift in mindset and behavior. Explore these insights to learn how to use your influence for positive change—big or small—and dive deeper into these topics:

  • how to harness individual resources effectively to aid in the creation of a better future for people and the planet
  • what organizational leaders can do to plan effectively and engage team members in the change process
  • how nudges can encourage people to act in their own best interest
  • why people often underestimate their ability to influence change

How can individuals use their influence for positive change?

Organizing for change

Much anew about ‘nudging’

Author Talks: Vanessa Bohns on our hidden potential to persuade

The Committed Innovator: Women continuing to change the world

Viewing change as opportunity: An interview with Western Digital’s David Goeckeler

Tackling transformation at Allianz: A holistic approach to change

Health equity: Activating meaningful change

Getting personal about change

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