Upcoming Event 21st March: The Executive Presence Masterclass
  • Communication Skills

    Great leaders connect authentically on both an intellectual and emotional level to motivate and inspire others toward a desired outcome. This is the essence of leadership presence.

Presence Essentials

Great leaders connect authentically on both an intellectual and emotional level to motivate and inspire others toward a desired outcome. This is the essence of leadership presence.

Course Format:

Asynchronous online learning

Designed For:

ManagersProfessionalsSubject Matter ExpertsIndividual Contributors

Topic Description

In today’s complex business world, sped up by technology and challenged by remote and virtual team collaboration, presence—the ability to authentically engage the hearts and minds of others—is a powerful differentiator that advances careers, cements relationships and gets ideas heard and valued.

Presence Essentials is an immersive, asynchronous online learning experience that enables organisations to develop communication skills and behaviours of presence in a scalable way. It is appropriate for early career professionals, independent contributors, new managers and anyone else who needs to show up with impact, influence broad audiences and build self-awareness about the way they interact with others.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this program, participants will have:

  • A deeper understanding of the concept of presence including self-awareness of their own strengths and challenges
  • Practical techniques and tools for applying the skills and behaviours of presence in a variety of business settings
  • An action plan of SMART goals to continue developing and honing new skills, long after the program is complete.

Course Description

  • Welcome and Introduction
  • Explore a framework for authentic communication and personal presence through Expressiveness:
  • Build awareness of personal brand and craft a creative value proposition for your role or project
  • Develop capacity for building interpersonal effectiveness in the workplace
  • Deliver presentations with energy, confidence, and credibility
  • Learn the fundamentals for effective interactions in the virtual environment
  • Create an action plan

Program Outcomes

In this program, learners discover how to show up with impact, influence broad audiences, and build self-awareness about their personal brand. Participants immediately apply these behaviours to a variety of business interactions and use the techniques to deliver their specific value to the organisation in a way that is genuine, creative, and credible.