Understand why persuadability is critical for modern leaders
Become a more accurate decision maker by building tiny habits.
Identify the 3 distinct advantages persuadable leaders possess
Apply 5 specific “power practices” to become more persuadable in your own work and life
Learn why persuadability can be a critical element of social change
Change your mind to change the world
The traditional leadership paradigm that prioritizes confidence, consistency and conviction might no longer work in today’s fast-moving world. In this course, business consultant Al Pittampalli will walk you through 5 specific “power practices” that you can adopt to become a more agile leader. He’ll draw on evidence from social science and cognitive psychology to show you how humility and radical open-mindedness can be powerful leadership assets. You’ll walk away with actionable insights to become a more results-oriented leader who moves quickly to let the best ideas prevail.
Format and Timing
Individual Course: This course is a series of videos and exercises you can work through on your own.
Platform: Udemy (+Acumen developed this course. We host this course on the Udemy platform.)
Timing: You can work through the materials at your own pace. There are no required times for you to log in. Your access does not end.
Al Pittampalli is the author of Persuadable: How Great Leaders Change Their Minds to Change the World and Read This Before Our Next Meeting: The Modern Meeting Standard for Successful Organizations, two books that combine research and storytelling to help individuals and organizations adapt to a fast changing world. Today, Al helps organizations like NASA and Hewlett Packard, and Abbot Labs transform their organizational cultures.
What People Are Saying
"Great course. Al Pittampalli gracefully shares stories and principles to embrace persuadability as a very effective attitude towards generating change. He provides also tools to be used day by day to incorporate persuadability on the work you do."