What this toolkit is about

Increase your influencing skills to set up a win-win solution for everyone

Members only

Members only content

Influence without authority

This is the main component of the Influence without authority toolkit. This resource discusses the features of effective influencing and will help you develop some fundamental influencing skills.

Members only

Members only content

Planning to influence worksheet

This is a component of the Influence without authority toolkit. This worksheet follows Cialdini's six principles to provide you with some reflection questions that will help you plan your influence campaign. Use the questions given, check whether you have a suitable plan to address each of the six responses.

Members only

Members only content

Influence without authority flyer

Find out what the toolkit is about and what you will learn from it.


Members only

Members only content

Influence among peers

This case study is a component of the Influence without authority toolkit, to provide LDC alumni leadership experiences. You can use the case study to help think about your own leadership practice.

Members only

Members only content

Constructing authority

This case study is a component of LDC's toolkits: 'Good leadership in complex authorities', 'Influence without authority', and 'Leading through change'. It provides LDC alumni leadership experiences. You can use the case study to help think about your own leadership practice.