4 results for tag: body language


10 Body Language Myths That Limit Success

Body language plays a key role in your career – from your first job interview to the ongoing process of building professional relationships to being perceived as having leadership presence. But not everything you've heard about body language is accurate. ...
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How Female Leaders Can Claim Power Through Body Language

There are two sets of body language cues that followers look for in leaders: warmth (empathy, likeability) and authority (power, status). Although I know several leaders of both sexes who do not fit the stereotypes, I've also observed that gender differences ...
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Why You Can’t Fake Your Feelings

I was once asked by the Senior Vice President of Human Resources to work with a leader whose micro-management was limiting her team's effectiveness.  When I met with the client, (let's call her Judith), she was effusive with her praise – going on and on ...
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How Body Language Impacts Leadership Effectiveness

Aspiring and seasoned leaders have been trained to manage their leadership communication in many important ways. And yet, all their efforts to communicate effectively can be derailed by even the smallest nonverbal gestures, such as the way they sit in a ...
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