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Most organizations and managers are filled with good ideas - the problem is implementation. Power and influence, rather than being the organizations' last dirty secrets, are in fact secrets for success. Professor Pfeffer discusses the importance of understanding power and influence, diagnosing points of view on decisions, knowing the strategies and tactics for the effective use of influence, and appraising the role of influence in organizational innovation and change. Download and start listening now!


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  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Dragana | 9/14/2013

    " Informative book on workplace politics. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 by Julie | 1/9/2013

    " Good points behind the book, but too much text to make those points. This book could be half the length. It was a bear to get through quickly. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 by Andrew Malkin | 9/24/2012

    " Fantastic book--stood out among all that I read during business school on topic of organizational behavior. Worth revisiting/rereading. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 by Marilyn Marshall | 4/7/2011

    " The reason why I can't seem to finish any of my for-fun books... "

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About the Author

Jeffrey Pfeffer is the Thomas D. Dee II professor of organizational behavior at the Stanford University Graduate School of Business, where he has taught since 1979. He is the author or coauthor of thirteen books, and he has also held visiting professorships at the Harvard Business School, London Business School, IESE Business School in Spain, and other institutions.