Creating Executive Presence

Do people stop and listen when you speak? Do you feel confident and credible when communicating? Do you feel a genuine connection with those who work with you? When a leader with executive presence speaks, people pay attention, feel inspired and moved to act. But can these skills be taught? The good news is yes!

This workshop is ideal for those new to leadership positions who want to craft their personal leadership style. It is also recommended for experienced leaders who want to enhance their level of influence and personal reputation.

Who should attend?

New and experienced managers who want to learn how to communicate their personal brand with impact.


  • Have a clear understanding of the key characteristics of Executive Presence
  • Project a more confident image in the workplace
  • Strengthen your ability to connect and establish rapport

Learning Objectives

  • Decide what kind of leader you want to be known as
  • Learn how to communicate your personal brand to others
  • Practise techniques for thinking on your feet and responding confidently under pressure

Course Outline

What is Executive Presence?

  • Presence in practice
  • Are leaders born or made?
  • The core characteristics of executive presence

Establishing Credibility

  • Designing your personal brand
  • Communicating with authenticity
  • Telling your story

Building Confidence

  • Creating confidence from within
  • Thinking on your feet 
  • Projecting presence: case study 

Creating Connection

  • The empathy effect 
  • Mood contagion
  • Increasing influence 

Action Planning

Course Information

Public Training Dates 2016
September 22-23 November 21-22 December 12-13
Public Training Dates 2017
March 2-3

Length: 2 days, 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.

Venue: Professional Development Centre, Toa Payoh

Maximum group size: 16

Course Fees: $908.43 (including GST)