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Executive Presence: The Art of Commanding Respect Like a CEO

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Get the Key to the Boardroom with Powerful Executive Presence!

This book can be a key aid in helping you make it to the next level! Great coaching for anyone who is even thinking of becoming an executive!
Marshall Goldsmith, "New York Times" bestselling author of "What Got You Here Won t Get You There"

On the corporate battlefield a true leader s success is based upon his o
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Hardcover, 251 pages
Published November 1st 2009 by McGraw-Hill (first published 2009)
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Santiago Lopez
Oct 06, 2015 Santiago Lopez rated it liked it
the book has interesting advise to consider
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Aug 09, 2010 E rated it really liked it
Information-dense guide to reputation management

Why is the lion king of the jungle? The reasons, says business consultant and executive coach Harrison Monarth, are his “impressive mane” and “even more impressive roar.” Though other creatures may be smarter or even bigger, the lion has a special blend of true power and “an image and related behavior” that convey that power. In today’s business jungle, image matters, too. If you want to rise to the top of your firm, whether you are a lion or a lio
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Will
Oct 25, 2010 Will rated it it was amazing
Na-No-Wri-Mo & Penguin
October 24, 2010 by bookworm73

Nanowrimo stands for National November Writing Month. The aim is to start and complete a full novel of 50,000 words within the 30 days of November. It’s a yearly event and this year I am going to try and use it to complete the first draft of the novel I have been trying to write forever.

I am not expecting it to be easy, but look out for updates during next month. In preparation I will be confirming the outline of the novel. This has proven
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Ivan
Apr 08, 2013 Ivan rated it it was ok
Shelves: leadership
There is something immediately suspect when the author of the book is the founder and president of a company called GuruMaker. Nonetheless the author does have experience in such a thing and he’s written a book to ensure others have an opportunity to market themselves and manage peoples’ perception of them. In The Executive Presence: The Art of Commanding Respected Like a CEO, the author guides the reader through several things:
- Accurately “read” people and predict their behavior Influence the
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Margaret Hoogland
Sep 25, 2015 Margaret Hoogland rated it liked it
After hearing rave reviews about this, I have to say it was a bit disappointing. For someone new to the workplace, it would be a great to-read before seeking a professional position. Also - topics discussed should be part of graduate school courses. If schools mandate taking a management class, which is always good, some of these chapters would be great as supplementary reading.
Jack Gillis
Nov 03, 2015 Jack Gillis rated it it was amazing
Great advice. I read this a couple of years ago and reread it just as I took on a major leadership position. The strategies on managing perceptions ETHICALLY have helped me hit the ground running with peers and direct reports. Great material and perspective on personal branding and influencing with dignity intact. Great storytelling style too. Highly recommended.
Kimberly
Jan 19, 2011 Kimberly rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
A refreshing and to the point resource for ambitious professionals. I found a number of great ideas, particularly on personal branding and executive storytelling. I found the book very valuable. I am in the process of getting my MBA and this is information not taught at any business school. It's also a fun read. Recommended!
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Executive Presence: The Art of Commanding Respect Like a CEO by Harrison Monarth was chosen by Soundview Executive Book Summaries as one of the Top 30 Business Books of 2010.
Chris
Jul 03, 2010 Chris rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: 2010
Read the Soundview Summary of this book and found little that was new or challenging. Most of it common sensical. The author spends, I feel, too much space on presentation skills, less on cultivating healthy one on one habits.

Stephen
Sep 18, 2012 Stephen rated it liked it
READ SEP 2012

Solid foundational piece for any leader seeking to understand the importance communication (verbal and non-verbal) has on executive presence. Nice bonus material toward the end on how to manage organizational crises.
Kirill
Mar 15, 2016 Kirill rated it really liked it
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Вроде бы написаны очевидные вещи ничего нового.
Поэтому **** - все вещи очевидны грамотному работнику 21го века.
Kimberly
Jan 08, 2011 Kimberly rated it it was amazing
Great read and highly applicable in the work place.
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