22nd August, 2019 at 9:30am
Zoom — Presence & Gravitas
Remote Learning | YCN Library — For our members

In this ninety minute Zoom session, we'll learn theory and techniques for improving our confidence and sense of presence in any situation.

Gravitas — a sense of 'weight or authority' — is often thought as a natural ability, something you've either got or you haven't.

But Catherine Allison, a trained actress and founder of consultancy Master the Art, thinks differently. She believes that with practice, and by understanding our inner voice, we can all boost our sense of gravitas — and elevate our sense of presence in all kinds of contexts.

Over the course of this nintey minute Zoom call, Catherine will introduce a series of ideas relating to the concept of gravitas, and take us through practical exercises — so that we're able to communicate with greater confidence and with a heightened sense of authority. 

What we'll cover: 

  • Recognising the biggest stealers of your presence and gravitas — and how to banish them

  • Appearing confident and in control when delivering a verbal message, no matter how you feel inside 

  • Using your body language, facial and vocal expressions for maximum impact 

  • Tips and techniques for boosting your authority in the workplace

  • Tips and techniques for boosting your likeability as a leader 

How the session will be structured:

Catherine will share strategies through guided discussions and practical exercises, which you can dial into from anywhere. 

Who the session's for:

Anyone who wants to boost their sense of authority, presence and gravitas at work. 

Please drop us a line below if you'd like to join the group.

Event Details
  • Location:
    72 Rivington St,
    London, EC2A 3AY,
    United Kingdom
  • Start:
    22nd August, 2019 at 9:30am
  • End:
    22nd August, 2012 at 11:00am
  • Cost:
    For our members

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