The power of presence : unlock your potential to influence and engage others / by Kristi Hedges
By: Hedges, Kristi.Publisher: New York : American Management Association, 2012Description: xiii, 240 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9780814417737.Subject(s): Interpersonal communication | Personal development | LeadershipOnline resources: Download as an eBook
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INTENTIONAL: UNDERSTANDING AND MANAGING YOUR PRESENCE OF MIND -- What are you thinking? -- Your actions are speaking so loudly I can hardly hear what you're saying -- Stopping the negativity loop -- Presence as perception -- INDIVIDUAL: FORGING STRONG RELATIONSHIPS -- Go ahead, trip over your own perfectionism -- Trust: the ultimate gatekeeper -- What you can learn about emotional intelligence while riding in the elevator -- A note to emailphiles, CrackBerry addicts and turbotexters -- INSPIRATIONAL: COMMUNICATING TO BUILD AND MOTIVATE FOLLOWERSHIP -- Inspiring change from the brain down -- From vision to visionary -- Declarations create possibilities -- Strategic shock value and other ways to create shining moments -- Bringing it all together: presence in a pinch -- Afterword
Discusses how to improve your presence by focusing on three key aspects: intentional (determining the type of presence and values you want to convey), individual (building relationships that foster trust) and inspirational (inspiring others through effective communication).