Executive Presence: Communicating With Impact

Tepper School of Business

Tepper School of Business


Coursalytics is an independent platform to find, compare, and book executive courses. Coursalytics is not endorsed by, sponsored by, or otherwise affiliated with any business school or university.

Full disclaimer.

Read more about Business Communication

Today communication skills are more important than they ever have been. In order to get success in contemporary and such a complex, global, technologi...

Read more about Finance

Finance is an integral and most important component of any business, so everyone needs to improve their competence in this area. Finance courses will ...

Read more about General Management Programs

The rapidly changing world of management obliges people to adapt to emerging trends of this industry. Modern general management responsibilities inclu...

Read more about Leadership

Leadership is a form of social influence that doesn't always depend on your position in the company. However, it is true that if you want to foster a ...


Comprehensive course analysis

Unbiased reviews from past participants
Global companies alumni of this course worked for
Positions of participants who took this course
Countries where most past participants are from
Individual needs analysis

Who should attend

This program is designed for leaders interested in furthering visibility and presence within the corporate, public sector, entrepreneurial, academic or nonprofit environments.

About the course

A compelling and commanding executive presence sets leaders in advanced management positions apart from the rest. Lacking executive presence can hold you back; possessing it can propel your career development forward. Executive presence isn’t an innate gift but rather a leadership skill set waiting to be developed. Let the world-renowned faculty from Carnegie Mellon’s Tepper School of Business help you to become your best professional self and the leader you were meant to be through this interactive executive education leadership program. Timely content will be covered during this virtual program including strategies for enhancing your presence during video conference.

Key Takeaways

  • Identify your unique strengths and leverage those talents for maximum professional advantage.
  • Understand your audience to best adapt your communication strategies for greatest understanding and impact.
  • Learn to communicate organizational vision and strategy effectively to both superiors and subordinates.
  • Recognize others' perceptions of your leadership capabilities and learn to align that view with your most compelling managerial persona.
  • Enhance awareness of your presence during video conference and virtual meetings.

Program Topics

Deconstructing Executive Presence

  • Develop your understanding of the intuitive yet elusive essence of executive presence.
  • Debunk popular myths about who stands out and why.
  • Create a clear, nuanced, and personalized account of what it means to project confidence, add value and display gravitas.

Harnessing the Power of Feedback

  • Heighten your awareness of how others perceive you.
  • Discover what defines your identity and distinctiveness as a leader, and learn how to effectively align it with short- and long-term goals.
  • Recognize how to uncover and leverage opportunities to solicit feedback.

Strengthening Your Leadership Brand

  • Implement a five-step process to enhance your personal leadership brand.
  • Generate maximum value by communicating all that is compelling and effective about your leadership to your colleagues.
  • Construct your leadership brand statement, and test its ability to help you get the results you want.

Powering Up with Performance Techniques

  • Employ performance-based methods and time-tested techniques of professional performers to engage diverse audiences, build credibility and motivate teams.
  • Learn how to align objective (what you want) with action (how to get what you want) to communicate powerfully and effectively.

Communicating with Impact

  • Combine your intuitions about executive presence, your knowledge of how others perceive you and your performance acumen to build on your success as a leader.
  • Maximize your effectiveness in the workplace through calculated self-awareness, embodied brand identity and clear, purposeful and authoritative message delivery.


Beth Walter

She currently teaches graduate-level courses in business communication, writing, and presentation skills. She also serves as an academic advisor and teaches on-line courses for students in the Information Technology distance-learning program. She serves as a member of the Simon Initiative Curricu...

Videos and materials

Executive Presence: Communicating With Impact at Tepper School of Business

From  $1,500
Add coaching to your course booking

Coaching can personalize and deepen learning for you and your organization.

Something went wrong. We're trying to fix this error.

Thank you for your application

We will contact the provider to ensure that seats are available and, if there is an admissions process, that you satisfy any requirements or prerequisites.

We may ask you for additional information.

To finalize your enrollment we will be in touch shortly.


Coursalytics is an independent platform to find, compare, and book executive courses. Coursalytics is not endorsed by, sponsored by, or otherwise affiliated with any business school or university.

Full disclaimer.

Read more about Business Communication

During the courses, you will explore various communication strategies developed by experts in psychology, experienced enterprises, and professors of leading universities. Throughout the Business Communication courses, you also will be faced with an o...

Read more about Finance

During Finance courses, you will get acquainted with a huge number of financial analyst tools and learn how to work with them. So, you will learn how to make and analyze financial reporting, calculate the main financial indicators of the company and ...

Read more about General Management Programs

General Management Program courses offer an excellent opportunity to develop the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively turn all the best practices in marketing, HR, and innovation into actionable and beneficial strategies. After the successfu...

Read more about Leadership

One evident benefit of joining a leadership course is gaining the knowledge essential for motivating people for high performance. After completing a leadership course, you will be capable of assessing your trustworthiness as perceived by your colleag...

Because of COVID-19, many providers are cancelling or postponing in-person programs or providing online participation options.

We are happy to help you find a suitable online alternative.