Author Archives: Ching Valdezco

How Do You Command A Room?

3 Tips To Boost Your Executive Presence Growing up in the Philippines, I was taught to be humble and accommodating, rather than outspoken or bold. We were encouraged to get along, rather than rock the boat. My first jobs were … Continue reading

Posted in Coaching, Communication Skills, Leadership Skills, Presentation Skills, Women in Business

Developing Confident, Credible Leaders

Last month, as part of Exec-Comm’s Learning Exchange series, I led a seminar with talent management and business leaders from top Silicon Valley companies to discuss developing leaders at their companies. We addressed how certain supervisors are able to command … Continue reading

Posted in Coaching, Communication Skills, Executive Presence, Leadership Skills, Learning Exchange, Life Skills

Take Your Seat at the Table

How many women leaders does your organization have? A recent Pew Research Center report found that while slightly over half of managerial and professional occupations (52.2%) are held by women, women continue to lag behind men in senior leadership positions. … Continue reading

Posted in Communication Skills, Leadership Skills, Learning Exchange, Uncategorized, Women in Business