7 ways to be a more authentic leader (review of Executive Presence)

Looking for your organization’s next generation of great leaders? They’re already working for you on the frontlines. That homegrown talent has the potential to someday become your strongest leaders. That’s my hypothesis based on a quarter century of watching and working with senior executives at a hospital, steelmaker, college and university. The best of theContinue reading “7 ways to be a more authentic leader (review of Executive Presence)”

Review: Executive Presence – The Missing Link Between Merit & Success by Sylvia Ann Hewlett

This review was first published in the Aug. 11 edition of The Hamilton Spectator. Executive Presence: The Missing Link Between Merit and Success By Sylvia Ann Hewlett HarperCollins Publishers $33.50 Put away your smartphone the next time someone’s in the boardroom making a presentation. Not only is scrolling through emails, watching your Twitter feed andContinue reading “Review: Executive Presence – The Missing Link Between Merit & Success by Sylvia Ann Hewlett”