eBook The Power of Presence: Unlock Your Potential to Influence and Engage Others, 1st Edition

  • Kristi Hedges
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  • ISBN-10: 0814437869
  • ISBN-13: 9780814437865
  • DDC: 658.4
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 257 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released June 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017
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When some people speak, everyone listens. When they need commitment to projects, others jump on board. These are the lucky few with “presence”—that subtle magnetic field that signals authority and authenticity. Wouldn’t it be great if doors opened as effortlessly for you? They can! Everyone, regardless of position or personality, can strengthen their presence. The key is to cultivate the communication aptitude, mental attitude, and unique leadership style needed to connect with and motive others. This guide demystifies this elusive sought-after quality.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Half Title Page.
Intentional: Understanding and Managing Your Presence of Mind.
1: What Are You Thinking?.
2: Your Actions Are Speaking So Loudly I Can Hardly Hear What You’re Saying.
3: Stopping the Negativity Loop.
4: Presence as Perception.
Individual: Forging Strong Relationships.
5: Go Ahead, Trip Over Your Own Perfectionism.
6: Trust: The Ultimate Gatekeeper.
7: What You Can Learn About Emotional Intelligence While Riding in the Elevator.
8: A Note to Emailphiles, Smartphone Addicts, and TurboTexters.
Inspirational: Communicating to Build and Motivate Followership.
9: Inspiring Change from the Brain Down.
10: From Vision to Visionary.
11: Declarations Create Possibilities.
12: Strategic Shock Value and Other Ways to Create Shining Moments.
13: Bringing It All Together: Presence in a Pinch.
14: Afterword.
Appendix: Quick Hit I-Presence Tips.
About the Author.
Copyright Page.