Appear more confident. Present more effectively. Win support for your ideas. Advance to the next level. Whatever your goals and regardless of where you are in your career, this book will teach you powerful skills and approaches to ensure you present your true and best self and achieve the success you desire. Mastering Executive Presence: Career-Advancing Communication and Presentation Skills is packed with easy-to-incorporate best practices, real-world examples, practical exercises, motivating quotes, and thought-provoking reflections.
The contents of Speak As Well As You Think include: An overview of what happens when you speak as well as you think, the 7 elements of executive presence (what they see, what they hear), why comfort is optional, the do’s and don’ts of executive presence, how to communicate with charisma, presence and power, making the most of your speech and presentation options—informal to formal, the recipe for sharing a viewpoint, how to calmly weather the unexpected media interview or hostile Q&A, communicating to the C-Suite – why shorter is better, and some thoughts on executive communications and authentic leadership.