In today's socially connected world nearly anyone with a passion for something new can reach others, influence them, and begin a trend.
What makes someone an influencer? In this short documentary, Paul Rojanathara and Davis Johnson interviewed creative leaders on what it means to be an influencer.
How could you strengthen your influencing clout? In our newsletter, How Your Stories Can Change The World, we offer remedies to the headache of taking responsibility and give you actionable advice on how you can be an influencer in your organization and your community. **Tip**: Influence comes from an authentic and passionate place. You can't fake it until you make it. It starts with being real and embracing newness.
Do you want some examples of good influencers? Simply look at who's influencing you. It could be anybody:
- Your neighbor's teenage son
- Your cousin's spouse
- Your favorite actor
- The barista at your favorite coffee shop
- A thoughtleader you follow on LinkedIn
- Etc., etc., etc.
You too are an influencer, now go ahead, step away from this blog and share something new... who knows, it might become contagious!