We tend to look at politicians, celebrities or sports stars as being influential people because of who they are or what they have achieved in life. The different platforms we have available today, especially different social media channels, makes it a lot easier for them to seen as being important or influential.
How then, can a normal, everyday person become more influential?
First, we have to consider why it is beneficial to become a more influential person. Some of the benefits of becoming more influential include:
- Being seen as someone who stands for something.
- Being involved in making important decisions.
- Being considered as a leader in an industry or community.
- Being contacted for advice or guidance.