When it comes to developing an executive presence, certain tips are always at the top of the list. First and foremost is reading the room, so you know how to influence your audience. However, how are you supposed to get a pulse of the room when you are staring at a screen?
It is natural to feel disconnected when meeting virtually. That is why leadership needs to find ways to draw people together. Larry English, President of Centric Consulting and nearly 20-year veteran of the virtual workplace, recently shared in this article about how employees can be brought together through genuine engagement at the beginning of each meeting, even when on their own separate devices.