Executive Presence combines leadership, communication and engagement expertise
“Executive Presence is more than looking and acting the part. It is far more than skills, ability and talent. Executive Presence combines leadership, communication and engagement expertise in a powerful mix that leads to continuous upward mobility. Executive Presence is neither exclusive nor elusive.™”
– Diane Craig, President and Founder, Corporate Class Inc.
CCI’s extensive range of Executive Presence Courses may be tailored to aspiring leaders across every level:
- Senior Leaders
- Upper Management Executives
- Middle Management
- Emerging Leaders
- High Potentials
- Fast-track Candidates
- Leaders in Transition
- New Recruits
- New Professionals
EXECUTIVE PRESENCE COURSES FOR CORPORATIONS, INSTITUTIONS AND ORGANIZATIONS
We work with you to develop Customized EP training tailored to your requirements:
On-site group sessions for:
- Senior Leaders
- Middle Management
Off-site group sessions for:
Every level within your organization – from C-Suite and Middle Management to New Professionals and Recruits
We are flexible about where we conduct training.
Contact CCI for more information
416-967-1221 Ext 107 OR
1. Introduction to Executive Presence & First Impressions
Although high-profile credentials and top-level performance are the price of entry to the corporate workplace, EP is essential for upward mobility. This Course introduces the Fundamentals of EP to inspire participants to discover the connections between how they’re perceived by others and their own self-awareness. These factors, in combination, have a profound impact on personal leadership development. How can you improve your leadership skills? This is only one aspect of the numerous topics covered.
Part One of this Course addresses the foundations of EP – what it is and what it’s not. Executive Presence has 4 pillars or components. Part Two takes a close-up look First Impressions – and how we are constantly judging others and being judged. Learn more >
2. Personal Branding
CCI empowers aspiring women and men to establish their own Executive Presence imprint through Personal Branding. Course participants define and refine their leadership strengths to fine-tune their own Personal Brand, leading to the development of a truly authentic Executive Presence.
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3. On Stage Presence
Effective business communication training is the exclusive focus of this Course. Whether meeting with the Board, speaking to media, briefing stakeholders, or delivering a scripted address at a conference, CCI trains course participants to make business presentations and speak at their best: To stand out, engage, inspire and influence others whenever they speak. Learn more >
4. Body Language
Advancement to a high-profile leadership role automatically increases visibility. This means Body Language plays a heightened role in projecting Executive Presence. The nuanced ability to manage non-verbal cues we transmit is empowering. Equally important is developing the skills to “translate” and respond to the unconscious signals others send. Learn more >
5. How to Command and Work any Room
When it comes to professional social gatherings the reality is that people at almost every organizational level experience some form of anxiety, faced with the prospect of meeting new people. The underlying reason is that ultimately, there’s little preparation or training for what’s known professionally as Working a Room. Learning to showcase your leadership qualities to maximize your networking opportunities at meetings, conferences and social events is the focus of this Course. Learn more >
6. Digital Presence
Today, in this age of faceless communication, we judge people – and are similarly judged – based on the often fleeting signals we pick up: the voice on the telephone, the punctuation in an email, the recorded message that seems to have no end.
Effective communication skills training is the nucleus of this Course to consistently projecting Executive Presence through the impersonal medium of virtual or techno-communications. Learn more >
7. Office Politics: Managing the Inner Business Circles
CCI is privileged to collaborate with Dr. Reardon, author of The Secret Handshake – Mastering the Politics of the Business Inner Circle, described by Amazon as “the ultimate intelligence report” on navigating office politics. The Secret Handshake enables people across the vast landscape of varying corporate cultures to master this compulsory interpersonal skill, fundamental to reaching the next level. Available to Corporations, Institutions and Organizations. Learn more >
8. Key Conversations
Key conversations happen every minute of every day across the world. Some are handled well and result in decisions and actions that propel organizations, teams, and individuals forward.
Often, difficult conversations, not carefully managed, may lead to incorrect decisions and disappointing outcomes. This Course prepares participants for the inevitable, challenging exchanges, explains how to deflect potential conflict and achieve optimum results. Learn more >
9. Leadership Presence
This Course covers five integral keys to generating greater team productivity, to drive a positive impact on the bottom line. At Corporate Class Inc., we believe in the power of Leadership Presence training – the development of both human capital and peak leadership performance – to enhance an organization’s ability to actively address these challenges and deliver results. Discover the difference between what makes a good leader and what makes a great leader. Learn more >
10. Executive Dining: Hosting Business Meals and Dining Tutorial
Executive dining skills are pivotal to every business occasion where food and drink are served. Far more than table manners and dining etiquette, Executive Presence at business meals requires poise, a polished presence and an understanding of the role of both Host and Guest. Every business meal represents an opportunity for relationship building. Learn more >