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Who should attend
Managers and professionals who want to dramatically improve personal presentation to increase the impact of their communication and leaders who want to intentionally improve their emotional intelligence
About the course
Inspire confidence, whether virtually or in-person.
There’s a difference between being a boss and being a leader. Rotman’s one-day Executive Presence workshop provides you with the tools to improve your motivation, body language, and emotional intelligence so you present the way you want to be seen.
Your presence includes your gestures, gaze, voice and more. Each plays a part in building other people’s impressions of you, their perception of your ability to lead, your confidence, and capability. Leadership is more than what you say, it is how you are heard.
Morning Half Day
- Leadership building blocks - survival vs development
- Integrity and transparency
- Principles of presence
- Five channels of expression
- Body language
- Video analysis
15 minute consultation
- Individual 15 minute personal feedback sessions
Morning Half Day
- Emotion fundamentals
- Reacting vs responding
- Dealing with negative emotions
- Cognitive empathy
- Communication vs manipulation
- Mindful listening
- Inspiring trust
- Leadership stance
Whether you intend it or not, our emotions unconsciously play out on our faces and in our body language and can send mixed messages to both your team and those above you. By learning to consciously investigate and reshape your mental frames and habitual emotional patterns, you can improve your ability to lead others, boost cooperation between departments, and prove you’re ready for the next level of your career.
Using the lens of a psychologist with extensive experience and expertise in self-development and leadership training, Professor Maja Djikic will help you refine the way you present yourself to the world so you can inspire confidence in others.
Maja Djikic, Ph. D. is an Associate Professor and the Director of Self-Development Laboratory at Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto. She is a psychologist specializing in the field of personality development. Her work examines the effect of art on personality, and means of develop...
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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.