How to influence others – ethically

16 minutes

•  Going beyond Dale Carnegie

•  “What I talk about is the science of influence”

(Total Recorded Time is 20:00)

Dale Carnegie called it “human engineering.”  Some call it manipulation.

But Brian Ahearn says it’s learning how to ethically influence people.

He says the ability to ethically influence people is a skill anyone can learn, practice, and perfect.

“We all exert some amount of influence by merely being present,” he says. “What I talk about is the science of influence.”

Mr. Ahearn, who is the chief influence officer at the firm Influence PEOPLE, in Columbus, Ohio, specializes in applying the science of influence in everyday business situations.

He joins us for this Bizgnus Interview podcast.

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Mr. Ahearn spent more than 30 years in the insurance industry and is one of only a dozen individuals in the world who currently holds the Cialdini Method Certified Trainer designation.

His first book, “Influence PEOPLE,” was named one of the Top 100 influence books of all time by BookAuthority. His second book, “Persuasive Selling for Relationship Driven Insurance Agents,” was an Amazon new release bestseller.

His new book is “The Influencer: Secrets to Success and Happiness.”

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