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The 1 Thing You Need to Know About How Power Changes You as a Boss

The 1 Thing You Need to Know About How Power Changes You as a Boss | Competitive Edge | Scoop.it

Science and history have shown that people who focus on others--those who are emotionally intelligent and generous--are the ones who typically rise to power. You might wonder then, why are there so many stories of leaders who abuse their power through corruption or abuse? There's a scientific reason for this. Read more: click image or title.

 

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Being in a position of power will change you. Here are some interesting points made why that is so and what can be done about it.

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It's Not About You - Focus 5 Design

It's Not About You - Focus 5 Design | Competitive Edge | Scoop.it
Real success happens when you realize it's not all about you. You have to think more about what you can give rather than what you can get.

When starting out in your business, stop trying to figure out how your product or service can make you lots of money. Instead, ask yourself how it can truly help someone. What real problem does it solve? How does it make the world a better place, even for just one person?

When you find yourself in a social situation like a meeting, a conference, or a seminar, don’t go into it thinking what you can get out of it. Think instead of what you can bring to the situation to make it better. How can you be helpful to others? What skills and talents can you bring to the table to improve the experience for those around you?

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Marc Kneepkens's insight:

Building a business is all about value. What do you offer? It's not about you, it's about how you can help your client. Then they will pay you.

The same reasoning for your business plan: what problem do you solve? How do you bring value?

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