Executive Presence and Influence: Persuasive Leadership Development

Master leadership skills to inspire, empower and influence outcomes

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    4-6 hours per week




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    Emeritus is collaborating with Wharton Executive Education to help you build future-ready skills. Enroll before June 13, 2023 at 11:59 PM and get up to 8% tuition assistance to set yourself up for professional success.​

    This program features 6 months of free Premium Access to Emeritus Insights—a mobile app with 5,000+ bite-sized, business-focused videos to help you meet your daily learning goals on the go.

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    Michael Useem

    William and Jacalyn Egan Professor of Management; Director, Wharton Center for Leadership and Change Management

    Michael Useem is professor of Management and faculty director of the Center for Leadership and Change Management and McNulty Leadership Program at the Wharton School, Universi...

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    Cade Massey

    Practice Professor, Operations, Information and Decisions, The Wharton School

    Cade Massey is a practice professor in the Wharton School’s Operations, Information, and Decisions Department. He received his PhD from the University of Chicago and taught at...


    The topic of executive influence is incredibly valuable for all leaders in an organization. There was so much quality content, and the additional videos and reading were very valuable.
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    Cammie Blais
    SVP People Services,
    I learned about many immediately applicable tools that I have already leveraged in my position and will continue to do so.
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    Jeannette Rogers
    System Director,
    Quest Diagnostics
    The content was detailed and thoughtful. I gained a deeper understand of leadership and where it operates.
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    Charles Scogna
    FitWarrior Athletics
    Program Certificate

    Program Certificate

    Upon successful completion of the program, you will earn a digital certificate of completion from the Wharton School.

    Note: After successful completion of the online program, your verified digital certificate will be emailed to you in the name you used when registering for the program. All certificate images are for illustrative purposes only and may be subject to change at the discretion of the Wharton School.

    This online certificate program does not grant academic credit or a degree from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

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