Leaders experience many emotions; In fact, emotional experiencing helps senior leaders walk into a high stakes meeting with the emotional space needed. We asked 47 CXOs what emotions they prefer to ace high-stakes meetings. Here is a list of top 27 Positive emotions they evoke before, during, and after a meeting / high-stakes conversation.
Of course, you need the space and time to rehearse and reflect on your own emotions, which will allow you to engage in a positive way with others, even in high-stakes business meetings. These are inherently leadership skills; vital in becoming the best version of yourself – and bringing this to your next meeting.
Hollywood method acting is a training and rehearsal technique that seeks to encourage sincere and expressive performances through identifying with, understanding, and experiencing a character’s inner motivation and emotions. After all, star leadership (just like great acting) is about being authentic to yourself, but also to the role you have to play.