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An ongoing series of Executive Coaching Tips designed to help you be perceived in the workplace the way you want to be perceived.

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An ongoing series of Executive Coaching Tips designed to help you be perceived in the workplace the way you want to be perceived.

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Career and Life Changing

By zhanger10 - May 10 2020
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The content is fruitful and concise coupled with Tom’s charismatic narration makes the episodes palatable and understandable. The examples are very relevant in my life both personally and professionally. I very much appreciate Tom and the team that out together the content. I greatly recommend this podcast to all who are seeking to self improve and to enhance relationships with people in their lives

Critical Information for Growing Leaders

By William Buchanan - Apr 25 2020
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This podcast touches on so many excellent topics for leaders interested in growing their skills as well as reinforcing existing ones. So glad I found this and I look forward to listening each month. Thanks Tom for taking the time to put these out.

iTunes Ratings

853 Ratings
Average Ratings
753
57
15
15
13

Career and Life Changing

By zhanger10 - May 10 2020
Read more
The content is fruitful and concise coupled with Tom’s charismatic narration makes the episodes palatable and understandable. The examples are very relevant in my life both personally and professionally. I very much appreciate Tom and the team that out together the content. I greatly recommend this podcast to all who are seeking to self improve and to enhance relationships with people in their lives

Critical Information for Growing Leaders

By William Buchanan - Apr 25 2020
Read more
This podcast touches on so many excellent topics for leaders interested in growing their skills as well as reinforcing existing ones. So glad I found this and I look forward to listening each month. Thanks Tom for taking the time to put these out.
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The Look & Sound of Leadership

Latest release on Oct 01, 2020

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Rank #1: Networking

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A crucial skill even if you’re in your job for life—which you’re not!

Sep 10 2009

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Rank #2: Three Words You Should Never Say

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Want to boost your credibility? Stop saying these words.

Jul 08 2010

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Rank #3: The Sound of Leadership and of Management

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Some ways of speaking lend themselves to more effective management. And some ways of speaking lend themselves to more effective leadership. This episodes explores those differences.

Feb 01 2018

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Rank #4: Sorting and Labeling

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The communication tool that will set you above the rest.

Aug 06 2009

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Rank #5: Don’t Take Anything Personally

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This month’s coaching conversation wrestles with the eternal struggle to depersonalize the events in our lives that feel so personal. Is it even possible to actualize the adage, “Don’t take it personally?”

Tom mentions two books that can help you manage yourself so you don’t take things personally: The Four Agreements

Six Pillars of Self-Esteem

In the archive, this Tip is in five categories: Managing Yourself

Perception – How You Perceive Yourself

Perception – How You Perceive Others

Personal Growth & Self-Development

Self-Talk

Five related Coaching Tips you can listen to are

Acting on the Corporate Stage

Animating Your Persona

Don’t Take It Personally

Self-Limiting Beliefs

Taming the Wild Child

Lots to browse through!

The archive is at: https://essentialcomm.com/podcast/

Get the HTML transcript:

https://essentialcomm.com/subscribe/

Be in touch with Tom:

https://essentialcomm.com/contact

From everyone at “The Look & Sound of Leadership,” thanks!

See you next month!

Dec 05 2019

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Rank #6: Executive Presence - Three Pillars

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This month’s coaching conversation explores the three pillars of executive presence.

In this episode's commentary, Tom mentions research about Executive Presence conducted by the Center for Talent Innovation. The key findings are available at: https://www.talentinnovation.org/publication.cfm?publication=1340

Three episodes grew directly from ideas in that white paper: Gravitas Emotional Intelligence Showing Teeth

The Executive Coaching Tips archive has a filter for "Executive Presence." It's at: https://essentialcomm.com/tag/executive-presence/

Four additional episodes you might listen to are: Conquering Fear Inhabiting Executive Presence Short Sounds Confident The Voice of Authority

Browse the entire archive at: https://essentialcomm.com/podcast/

Be in touch with us at: info@essentialcomm.com

Jan 10 2019

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Rank #7: Sounding Well-Spoken

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Apr 02 2009

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Rank #8: Handling Defensive Behaviors

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Sep 23 2010

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Rank #9: Communicating with Clarity

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Expert communicators put up signposts so their listeners can follow them easily. Using these “frameworks” can distinguish you as a clear and expert communicator.

Jan 10 2013

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Rank #10: The Art of Chat

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Oct 02 2008

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Rank #11: Ask for What You Want

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Give yourself permission to ask without apology or fear.

Jun 06 2008

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Rank #12: Three Little Phrases with Big Impact

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Phrases to keep people listening to your data and to get people to comply with your decisions.

Dec 02 2010

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Rank #13: Creating Clarity

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Oct 22 2009

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Rank #14: Negative Self-Talk

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Jun 24 2010

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Rank #15: Answer What's Asked

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How to sound executive when answering questions.

Sep 18 2008

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Rank #16: Boundaries

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This month’s coaching conversation explores how hard it can be to say ‘no’ sometimes. Together, Tom and his client come up with four strategies for setting better boundaries.This month’s coaching conversation explores how hard it can be to say ‘no’ sometimes. Together, Tom and his client come up with four strategies for setting better boundaries.

Tom mentions three books that will help you speak up and set boundaries: 

Crucial Conversations https://www.amazon.com/Crucial-Conversations-Talking-Stakes-Second/dp/0071771328/

The Four Agreements https://www.amazon.com/Four-Agreements-Toltec-Wisdom-Collection/dp/1878424580/

Leadership and Self-Deception https://www.amazon.com/Leadership-Self-Deception-Getting-Out-Box/dp/1523097809/

If you want to receive a zip file with Executive Coaching Tips related to assertiveness, reach out to Tom at: info@essentialcomm.com

This Tip is in four categories in the archive: Developing New Behaviors Personal Growth & Self-Development Self-Talk For Women

Lots to browse through!

Five related Coaching Tips you can listen to are

Act “As If” The Executive Impostor The Many Parts of You Taming the Wild Child Self-Awareness & Self-Management

The archive is at: https://essentialcomm.com/podcast/

Get the HTML transcript: https://essentialcomm.com/subscribe/ 

Be in touch with Tom: https://essentialcomm.com/contact   From everyone at “The Look & Sound of Leadership,” thanks!

See you next month!  

Nov 14 2019

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Rank #17: The Look & Sound of Self-Esteem

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Oct 21 2010

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Rank #18: Leading Teams

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Five questions your team needs to answer if they're all going to move in the same direction. Plus a four-layer pyramid that needs defining.

Nov 03 2011

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Rank #19: Coaching Your People

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Helping develop your people is a win for everyone. But developing people is quite different from managing people: developing people requires you to be a coach. Here’s how.

Apr 01 2015

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Rank #20: Personal Branding

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Each one of us has a personal brand. Every day we reinforce our brands consciously or unconsciously. The tools in this episode will help you craft your brand with intention. 

Jul 09 2014

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