Executive Presence. We all want it, right? But what is it really? We’ve all witnessed that moment when a leader walks into a room and instantly attracts intense, positive attention. The air shifts. Heads turn. People gravitate toward them in the conversation circle. In short, they have a “wow” factor. So, while “executive presence” is a soft skill, it is hard to explain. Presence is the ability to be present. How as a leader can you be present and what does it require? What am I doing or not doing?