This book demonstrates how the indigenous wisdom contained in African proverbs and folktales can be used to enhance modern life. The timeless wisdom enriches the understanding of self-development and positive influence, contributing towards the much-needed, cross-cultural dialogue among individuals, organizations, and societies in this increasingly diversified world.Similarly, a young person who keeps getting one opportunity after another and he or she keeps seizing them until he or ... Sometimes destiny gives one big and unbelievable opportunities but because they are not ready through cultivation of purpose they may not be able to make good use of the opportunities. ... In this way, purpose is the basis of power to maximize opportunities for positive influence.
|Title||:||Power and Influence|
|Publisher||:||University Press of America - 2012-06-16|