Being Alert To The World Around You

Being Alert To The World Around You

There are so many amazing things going on in the world, often all around you. However for so many reasons it is possible to miss them. These can include things like: being busy not remembering how things used to be not properly observing the world around you When you step out onto your local street […]

Please Vote For The Influence Expert In This Entrepreneur Competition!

Please Vote For The Influence Expert In This Entrepreneur Competition!

We are very excited to share with you that we are a finalist in an entrepreneur competition! 15 of us are competing for three grants. To vote for us, please find us on the list here and click on ‘Alex Swallow- The Influence Expert’. There is a full explanation of what I would do with […]

A Quick Way To Involve World Experts In Your Work

A Quick Way To Involve World Experts In Your Work

I recently wrote a well-received article on LinkedIn about the main mistakes that people make on that platform. Then, I tagged a number of top LinkedIn experts in a post to see what their views were and if they could add some extra tips. You can see that post here. It got more than 11,000 views! Here are […]

How Can You Go The Extra Mile For The People You Serve?

How Can You Go The Extra Mile For The People You Serve?

If you truly care about the people you serve, you should be prepared to go the extra mile for them.   Why? Because you care about them. Because you truly want to help them. Because you really think you have something to share that the world needs.   This is going to be a slightly […]

Influence Area 1- The L Of LEAPS ‘Likeability’

The First Anniversary Of My First Book

  This is an excerpt from my book ‘How To Become An Influencer’. Read the full book (you can get it free on this website) to get exercises that will help you understand your own level of influence and take your first steps to make some improvements… LIKES Step “One of the best ways to […]

To Gain Influence What Are You Willing To Lose?

To Gain Influence What are You Willing to Lose?

  This is a guest post by Alan Utley. Alan Utley is a Regional HR Director for one of the world’s largest vacation businesses. By night he dabbles in executive coaching, blogging, and public speaking and is proud to have served on the management faculty at a major university.  Alan practices the arts of civility, leadership, positivity […]

How To Use Influence To Have An Impact On The World

How To Use Influence To Have An Impact On The World

What is the point of influence? That might seem like a strange question to ask on a website that is all about influence, but bear with me. Personally I think that you should be wary of two types of people seeking to have greater influence: 1- Hopefully this one is obvious- but people who want […]