Influencing People is the third course of the Leading People and Teams Specialization which consists of 4 Courses + 1 Capstone Project you must complete them all to get a Specialization Certificate.
Influencing People Course Specifications :
- Course Provider : Coursera
- Course Created by : University of Michigan
- Course Instructors :
- Dr. Scott DeRue, Associate Dean and Professor of Management
- Dr.Maxim Sytch ,Associate Professor of Management and Organizations Michael R. and Mary Kay Hallman Fellow.
- Language: English
- Pricing : Free Access to Course Materials , BUT Access to Graded Materials ,Receive a Final Grade and Earn a Shareable Certificate cost $95
About Influencing People Course:
This course will improve your ability to influence people in situations where you cannot use formal authority. You will learn about effective ways to build, develop, and sustain a power base in your organization. You will also learn influence tactics that enable you to be more persuasive and influential in working with your superiors, peers, and even subordinates. In addition, you will learn how to build and maintain high-quality relationships to further maximize your informal power and ability to influence others. Importantly, you will distinguish between influence and manipulation and learn how to protect yourself from the unwanted influence of others.
The influence strategies you learn in this course will make you a more confident and influential leader, presenter, and decision-maker. You will more effective in pitching business ideas to your superiors, influencing customers, and building coalitions across stakeholders. This course will not only give you strategic guidance on how to develop and maintain your network for influence and power, but we will also equip you with specific tactics and strategies that are proven to work for gaining power and influencing people.
To know more about this course , its Curriculum and how to enroll , you can visit their official page on Coursera.org :