What Makes People Powerful?

June 18, 2011 § Leave a comment

Paul Jones via http://www.forbes.com

A new book delves into the skills that separate the alphas from the omegas.

A new book from Stanford University professor Jeffrey Pfeffer, Ph.D., delves into this very issue. Pfeffer, a professor of organizational behavior at Stanford’s Graduate School of Business, released his book, Power: Why Some People Have it and Others Don’t last month. Pfeffer’s argument is that there’s a crucial skill set that separates alphas like Steve Jobs andGoogle ( GOOG – news – people ) cofounder Larry Page from the omegas–and that potentially matters more than I.Q., charisma, and even hard work…..

Read more at:
http://www.forbes.com/2010/10/19/ellison-gates-jobs-technology-power-quotient.html

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