Many business leaders have the technical skills and acumen to rise
to the top, however, their careers are made or limited by a
somewhat elusive set of qualities that can collectively be called
“executive presence.” Executive presence is a combination of verbal
and non-verbal abilities that are recognized as a poised, authentic
communication style, particularly in spontaneous or impromptu
interactions. This kind of “style”, however, is not superficial -
it is critical to one’s productivity and...