The Boss Effect: How Small Gestures Make Big Impressions

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Get feedback via a coach or outside objective party. Gaining insight into your mannerisms and the way you present yourself is a good idea. Have someone shadow you for a day or videotape yourself, and get honest critique on your strengths and weaknesses, Collier suggests. "When you become a leader, it's about influence," she adds. "You want to make sure your language [and mannerisms] are inviting and welcoming."

Get feedback via a coach or outside objective party. Gaining insight into your mannerisms and…