The Power of Expertise

  • Rapidly and accurately understand what’s going on in a specific situation,
  • Separate the relevant and important from the irrelevant and unimportant matters,
  • Source and apply the needed resources, and
  • Produce a satisfactory outcome.

Step One: Become an Expert

Keep Your Expertise Up to Date

Step Two: Build Your Reputation

Share Your Expertise

Protect Your Credibility

Project Confidence

Step Three: Step Up

  • Look for — or at least be open to — opportunities in which your expertise can make a positive difference,
  • Thrust yourself into those situations and either offer your help, or — when the situation seems dire and in danger of unraveling completely — consider seizing control,
  • Formulate a plan of action, give others specific tasks, and bring together needed resources to implement that plan.

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Robert Moskowitz is a successful, award-winning writer and consultant, and the author of “How to Organize Your Work and Your Life.”

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