Harness Power for Good: How to Influence Effectively Within Your Organization | Sessions

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Harness Power for Good: How to Influence Effectively Within Your Organization
In-Person and Virtual Monday 06/24/2024 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM   Add to calendar

Competencies: Business (Behavioral), Interpersonal (Behavioral), Leadership (Behavioral) | Intended Audience: Mid-Level, Senior-Level
Workplace Application:
Attendees will learn critical strategies for obtaining support and influencing executive leadership to adopt proposals while also enhancing their own sense of power within their organization. 

Seating Instructions: Seating is first-come, first-served. Reserved seating options are available for accessibility and accommodations. For detailed accessibility information, visit INFO > FAQs in the app.

Repeated on Tuesday at 12:30pm

The ability to develop innovative & strategic ideas for your organization is critical.  Equally important is the ability to move those ideas through approval to implementation.  This session will explore techniques and frameworks to expand organizational influence through the lens of an HR leader.  HR needs to build influence and power across their organization, within the C-suite and across the Board of Directors.  We will examine strategies and tools designed to maximize the interpersonal influence for the HR leader and help move initiatives from proposal to execution.  We will explore what is known to the scientific world about social power strategies and how this can be applied to our HR landscape.  Tips & tricks to be an effective CHRO will also be explored.

Learning Objectives:

  • Explore five things to consider to maximize your interpersonal influence.
  • Identify common strategies to gain alignment and 'get stuff done'.Analyz how decisions are made and how to expand the ability to impact.
  • Discover the seven bases of power and how to apply to the workplace.Sharpen skills that will help advance careers.

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Acknowledgment of Technical Issues: While rare, technical issues may occur during sessions. We appreciate your patience as we quickly address them.

Accessibility & Accommodations Information: For detailed accessibility & accommodations information, visit INFO > FAQs in the app.

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Michael Walters, Chief Human Resources Officer,
Samsung Semiconductor