As the most respected and in-demand authority on influential leadership and communication, Connie Dieken travels worldwide speaking to and coaching executives on how to become influential. She has become the trusted advisor to leaders and executives in the world’s largest companies. Why? Through Connie’s guidance, leaders get successful results leading their teams and companies.
Who's the real deal and who's not? The mismatch between what people want us to believe and what we learn to be true can be disappointing. We are living in an almost excessively “faux” world. This post explores why it matters to you in the business world.
Think about the paradoxes in your life. You want to exude executive presence—yet still be genuine. You want to hone your speaking and influence skills—but not appear manipulative. You want to inspire top performance from others—yet not drive away top talent with your demands. You want to be—and to be seen as—the real deal. How do you balance the polarities of perfection and authenticity to lead at your peak level?