What does “executive presence” mean and how do you get it?
In its simplest terms, executive presence is about your ability to inspire confidence. Inspiring confidence in your subordinates that you’re the leader they want to follow, among peers that you’re capable and reliable and, most importantly, inspiring confidence among senior leaders that you have the potential for great achievements. A person with executive presence, or gravitas, is someone who exerts influence beyond that conferred through formal authority or title. Executive