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Influence & Leadership

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The phases of skill development required to progress in this area are detailed to the left. Take your time to read through and see where you are currently at and where you would like to be.

Think Ahead - click here to go to the University's researcher portal
LMS - click here to go to the Unviersity's Learning Management System to find out courses on offer
DDP portal - click here to go to the University's PGR seminar registration system
Developing Professional Skills for Research Leadership - click here to go to an online learning resource available to enable further exploration and development of leadership skills.

For staff: Sheffield Leader

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Being influencial

University of Sheffield Useful Guide Library

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French and Raven's Five Forms of Power

Understanding Where Power Comes From in the Workplace

Building expert power

Lead From the Front, at Work

The Hersey-Blanchard Situational Leadership® Theory

Choosing the Right Leadership Style for the Right People

Tannenbaum & Schmidt's model of leadership

The different ways that leaders interact with their followers

How to Influence Different Types of People - Leadership Training

In this video, Susanne Madsen explores different personality types within an organization and how to manage each type.