• Have you been told that you should “work on your presence” and you don’t know what that means? • Or perhaps you’ve been told you have excellent presence and you should continue to leverage it…and you don’t know what that means. • Do you observe other leaders or ...
• Have you been told that you should “work on your presence” and you don’t know what that means?
• Or perhaps you’ve been told you have excellent presence and you should continue to leverage it…and you don’t know what that means.
• Do you observe other leaders or professionals with exceptional presence and wish you had it too?
Today, executive presence is essential for anyone aspiring to be a better leader, regardless of their level, industry, or job duties. Managing the Moment explores the relationship between effective leadership and one’s style and presence. With humor, insight, and practicality, Lisa Parker demonstrates clearly that every interaction contributes to the way leaders are perceived. She makes the case for how and why leaders should manage every moment. You’ll see that the reason to strengthen your professional presence is not just about you; it’s about your team, your relationships, and the health of your business.
Using fascinating and relevant case studies and real-life examples, Lisa Parker takes the mystery out of developing professional presence and offers dozens of dynamic tools, tips and guidelines to create the kind of presence you want to create.
“A singular work…authentic, authoritative, and unique in its presentation and insight…a must read for anyone who seeks to make a positive impression and maximize influence.”
“Persuasively argues that successful leaders require Presence with a capital P to stand apart, earn the respect of others and gain the influence needed to lead successfully.”
“Building executive presence is a regular topic in my development discussions with staff who have high career aspirations…a practical, actionable book that will be a real hit with leaders who want to build or strengthen their brand.”
“In a humorous and pragmatic style, Parker explains what presence is and its criticality not only to personal executive success, but to the success of the enterprise… a lively and eminently worthwhile read!”
“Brings to life the gaps between how we think about our presence and what our presence actually might be in a simple, practical and very readable way.”
Lisa Parker is an executive coach, speaker and writer who spent more than twenty years as a business leader and executive in corporate financial services. Managing the Moment reflects her business acumen as well as more than a decade of experience as a professional coach and seminar leader across industries and around the globe. She is the founder and president of Heads Up Coaching and Consulting in New York. Lisa can be reached at www.headsupcoach.com.