The Art of Influence

The Art of Influence

Persuading Others Begins with You

By Chris Widener

Broadway Business, Hardcover, 9780385521031, 106pp.

Publication Date: July 8, 2008

Description

From Chris Widener, the author of the breakout bestseller "The Angel Inside," comes an inspiring new parable on the power of influence.
"The Art of Influence "will make you think twice about everything you've ever learned about influence. As Chris Widener's inspiring story reveals, it's not something you "do" to other people but rather something that starts with how you shape and transform your own life. Forget about manipulation and slick fast-talking; "The Art of Influence "teaches that your ability to influence others begins from within.



About the Author
Chris Widener is a seasoned businessman, a best-selling author, coach and consultant to CEOs, as well as a dynamic speaker recognized worldwide. Author of over 400 articles and twelve books, Chris has produced more than 85 audio programs on the subjects of leadership, influence and motivation. He is a contributing writer for "SUCCESS" magazine.


Praise For The Art of Influence

Advance Praise for The Art of Influence
"Effortlessly master the most powerful and profitable of art forms. Drink deeply of the wisdom of this influential book."
--Mark Victor Hansen, co-creator of Chicken Soup for the Soul

"A fantastic little book that reminds us of the importance of integrity and attitude in leadership. A fresh and fun look at the subject of influence."
--Jeffrey Fox, New York Times bestselling author of How to Become CEO


“The Art of Influence is a must-read for anyone desiring the wisdom to influence others.” --Jim Rohn, author of The Five Major Pieces to the Life Puzzle

"The Art of Influence . . . reminds us of the bedrock fundamentals of not only influence, but of a life well lived."
--Mark Sanborn, author of The Fred Factor