Influencing People

Inspiring People

Articulating Your Vision and Inspiring Others to Act

By: Vadim Kotelnikov

Founder, Ten3 Business e-Coach Inspiration and Innovation Unlimited!


"Age doesn’t matter. Obstacles don’t matter. Winning is the challenge. Bottom line, inspiring others is the goal." ~ Glen Allison

"Before you can inspire with emotion, you must be swamped with it yourself. Before you can move their tears, your own must flow. To convince them, you must yourself believe." ~ Winston Churchill



Lessons from Jack Welch: STRETCH Inspirational Leadership Challenging Assumptions Eliminate Bureaucracy Harnessing the Power of Diversity Experimenation Freedom to Fail The Fun Factor Inspiring Corporate Culture 1000ventures.com Ten3 Business e-Coach How To Inspire Poeple: 4 STRATEGIES To INSPIRE EMPLOYESS To Act



12 Effective Leadership Roles

B. Empower, Inspire, and Energize People

  1. Be enthusiastic; inspire and energize people; create a positive work environment... More

Inspirational Leadership

10 Roles

  1. Provide an inspiring vision and strategic alignment, launch a crusade... More


Developing The Fast-Paced Flexible Culture

By: Michael Dell

  • Set a Common Goal. Mobilize your people around a common goal. Help them feel a part of something genuine, special, and important, and you'll inspire real passion and loyalty... More

Create and Communicate an Inspiring Vision

Your vision statement should be short and inspiring. If you don't have a clear and meaningful vision statement today then pull together a team to construct one. Chose a vision that inspires and directs the organization. Ensure that it is broad enough to allow great flexibility. Communicate your vision to everyone in your organization and create an innovation-adept culture environment that encourages entrepreneurial creativity to make the vision a reality.

 25 Lessons from Jack Welch  Articulate Your Vision

"Leaders inspire people with clear visions of how things can be done better." The best leader do not provide a step-by-step instruction manual for workers. The best leaders are those who come up with new idea, and articulate a vision that inspires others to act... More

10 Commandments of Innovation

Inspire your team. Inspire, empower and energize people... More

Balanced Organization: 5 Basic Elements

Fire (Leadership):

  • Corporate vision inspires and energizes all employees...More

Inspirational Leadership

Effective leaders supply a shared vision and inspire people to achieve more than they may ever have dreamed possible. People change when they are emotionally engaged and committed.

To inspire, you must both create resonance and move people with a compelling vision. You must embody what you ask of others, and be able to articulate a shared vision in a way that inspires others to act. You must offer a sense of common purpose beyond the day-to-day tasks, making work exciting.4... More

Inspiring Culture

Do you want to encourage extraordinary performance from your people? Do you want them to do great things?

If yes, then you must create an inspiring corporate culture that inspires, empowers and energizes them... More

Lead by Example

To encourage and energize others, to instill confidence in them, to inspire them to perform at their best requires first of all that you lead by example... More

Leader as Servant

You cannot lead people unless they are willing to follow you. People will trust you if you help them achieve more, unleash their creativity and bring out their own sense of worth. So be willing to follow your employees periodically to win their trust and understand their needs and capabilities better. By doing so you'll learn what to do in order to inspire them to follow you and bring out their best... More



  1. Lateral Thinking, Edward de Bono

  2. Getting Employees to Fall in Love With Your Company, Jim Harris

  3. The Art of Innovation, Tom Kelley

  4. The Radical Leap, Steve Farber

  5. Fire Them Up! 7 Simple Secrets to Inspire Colleagues, Customers, and Clients; Sell Yourself, Your Vision, and Your Values; Communicate with Charisma and Confidence, Carmine Gallo