What stands between you and your next promotion? Do you have what it takes?
The author refers to the latest book of Sylvia Ann Hewlett “Executive presence: the missing link between merit and success” and identifies the following traits.
- Be unflappable
- Be tough – in a way people can take
- Speak truth to power
- Master the banter
- Ditch the security blankets
- Showcase your emotional intelligence
- Look the part