In a new American Management Association podcast, executive coach Kristi Hedges, author of The Power of Presence: Unlock Your Potential to Influence and Engage Others, talks about how leaders can develop their executive presence.
Strong leaders have a notable presence, which Kristi Hedges, author of The Power of Presence defines as the quality to connect and inspire others. According to Kristi, anyone can refine their presence and become a leader in their domain through commitment and authenticity. Kristi explains how to perform a “presence audit” to assess how others perceive you and how to apply that feedback towards developing a unique professional reputation. Listen and discover how to take initiative, be a visionary, and lead.
Kristi Hedges is a communications expert, entrepreneur and certified leadership coach whose clients include Fannie Mae, VeriSign, the National Institutes of Health, and privately held business and global professional services firms. She’s a leadership columnist for Forbes.com, and a speaker for Vistage International and The Founder Institute.