Developing Your
Executive Presence

Custom In-House workshop

Learn to project self-confidence, clarity, and credibility.

about this workshop

Do you have the presence of a leader? Do you project the kind of confidence that earns the attention of others?

Whether you are leading a team meeting, influencing key stakeholders, coaching others, or communicating an important message to an audience, executive presence is a vital skill in business and life.

In this interactive and engaging workshop, you will learn and practice the tools to project self-confidence, clarity, and credibility as you build your career, influence others, and deliver impactful messages.

Who Should Attend?

Mid- to Senior-level operational and support leaders seeking to strengthen their executive presence.


3.5 hours – delivered virtually or on-site


4 PDC credits provided to SHRM certified professionals

Course Benefits


clear understanding

Identify the advantages of developing your own authentic executive presence.


improved communication

Enable your communication to have a greater impact for your business or career.


Greater Leadership Skills

Learn to lead with humility, authority, and confidence.


In-Depth knowledge

Build and practice the four areas of executive presence: how you look and speak, how you make decisions, how you manage your emotions, and how you inspire others.


Real-World Tools

Learn practical tips to strengthen your executive presence, even during times of stress.


Continuing support

 45 minute, 1:1 coaching follow up with the course facilitator to support development and application of the material.

Developing Your Executive Presence
course outline

This course will cover these topics in an interactive and highly engaging way. To ensure maximum collaboration, learning, and individualized attention, the class size is kept small and participants make progress on real-world challenges while in class. 


  • Identifying the critical behaviors that strengthens executive presence in any situation.
  • Assessing your own executive presence and identifying your personal strengths and opportunities.
  • Discussing the comprehensive and practical Stewart Executive Presence Framework, that identifies the four areas of great executive presence that include:
  • How You Look & Speak: Carrying yourself with confidence, verbal & non-verbal communication, dress/ appearance.
  • How You Decide: Having a point of view, focusing on results, thinking strategically, involving others.
  • How You Manage Emotions: Being open to feedback, managing your ego, displaying emotional intelligence.
  • How You Inspire Others: Painting an engaging vision of the future, positively tapping into the emotions of others, and communicating new ideas.
  • Practice making memorable statements, communicating on-the-fly, responding to questions, and being concise and to the point.
  • Creating a personal action plan for immediate application and then having a 1 on 1 coaching session after the workshop to ensure accountability to your plan.

Want to Know More?

“Stewart Leadership’s enthusiasm is contagious and the messages so valuable. “

Daphne u. – hr Director