In this article for Poppulo communications expert, Jenni Field, talks about how she describes influence when it comes to internal communication and becoming an influential communicator:
“I believe that having influence is not just related to internal communication professionals, but to everyone in an organisation. We all need a certain amount of influence at work to get anything done…
Through my book, I wanted to help not just internal communication professionals – but also CEOs, department heads, and line managers – make an impact through better communication. The task of developing impactful communication skills is for everyone in an organisation.“
The article also looks at how to use The Field Model™ to influence, and key steps anyone can take towards positively influencing people in the workplace.