“Dr. Pfeffer has written the ultimate book on power... 7 Rules of Power is my recommended read for anyone looking to radically change the trajectory of their life for good.”

—Marshall Goldsmith, Thinkers 50 #1 Executive Coach


About Jeffrey Pfeffer

Jeffrey Pfeffer is the Thomas D. Dee II Professor of Organizational Behavior at the Graduate School of Business, Stanford University where he has taught since 1979. He is the author or co-author of 16 books. Dr. Pfeffer received his B.S. and M.S. degrees from Carnegie-Mellon University and his Ph.D. from Stanford.

Praise for 7 Rules of Power

“Anyone hoping to rise within an organization needs to obtain power and, therefore, needs to read this brilliant book.”

—Robert Cialdini, author of  Influence

“Jeff Pfeffer’s latest leadership masterpiece is as brilliantly insightful as it is refreshingly candid and pragmatic, anchored in cutting edge scholarship.”

—Jeffrey Sonnenfeld, founder and CEO of the Chief Executive Leadership Institute

7 Rules of Power delivers easy-to-digest, practical tips for how you can be more powerful in your own life.”

—Deborah Liu, author of Take Back Your Power and CEO of Ancestry

“Dr. Pfeffer’s 7 Rules of Power is a must read and highly useful for anyone at any stage of their career . . . It still stir your thinking and truly change your perspective.”

—Stacy Brown-Philpot, former CEO, TaskRabbit, Board member, HP, Inc., and Nordstrom

“The book provides the lens through which I view the decisions and behaviors of those around me. Most importantly, Pfeffer has taught me that to win the game, changing the rules trumps raw effort.”

—Vivas Kumar, CEO and Co-Founder, Mitra Chem

“By trying the strategies from the book, I founded a consulting company where I leveraged my 20+ years of professional experience.”

—Monika Stezewska-Kruk, CEO Corvus Innovation, Executive Coach and Facilitator

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