We all have it. But some of us have more than others! So, what is power? In this video, I’ll tell you – particularly in the context of Project Management.
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In the workplace, it’s the ability to get others to do what you want them to do. Power at work arises from what are called power bases – the sources of power:
The idea of Social Power Bases comes from John French and Bertram Raven (1959).
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I asked Project Managers in a couple of forums what material things you need to have, to do your job as a Project Manager. They responded magnificently. I compiled their answers into a Kit list. I added my own.
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Dr Mike Clayton is one of the most successful and in-demand project management trainers in the UK. He is author of 14 best-selling books, including four about project management. He is also a prolific blogger and contributor to ProjectManager.com and Project, the journal of the Association for Project Management. Between 1990 and 2002, Mike was a successful project manager, leading large project teams and delivering complex projects. In 2016, Mike launched OnlinePMCourses.
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