Want to Lead? Be Well Spoken and Well Dressed

Author and economist Sylvia Ann Hewlett emphasizes the important role "executive presence" plays as you climb the career ladder.

Sylvia Ann Hewlett discusses the importance of personal presentation -- executive presence, as she calls it -- if you're aiming for leadership roles. Hewlett is an economist and the author of Executive Presence: The Missing Link Between Merit and Success.

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