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An Introduction to Executive Presence

In this Big Think Edge preview clip, author and economist Sylvia Ann Hewlett explains that the distance between merit and success is bridged by subtle, leaderly signals communicated through your actions.

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In this Big Think Edge preview clip, author and economist Sylvia Ann Hewlett explains that the distance between merit and success is bridged by subtle, leaderly signals communicated through your actions. By mastering the essential tenets of Executive Presence, you ensure your ideas and ambitions won't get scuttled by others' lack of confidence in your conduct.

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.

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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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Founder and President of the Center for Work-Life Policy Sylvia Ann Hewlett says workers today want careers with pride and purpose. Here is a blueprint for the office of the future.

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