Dave Lovemartin

Developing Charisma

A list of tactics you can practice to develop charisma

last tended: 07.08.2023

Have you ever wondered how some people just have a certain magnetism?

Maybe because we find it hard to quantify what makes someone charismatic, we believe it probably just comes naturally to some.

But charisma isn’t necessarily innate, you can learn to be charismatic.

Here’s how…

According to John Antonakis, professor of organisational behaviour at the University of Lausanne there are a number of Charisma Leadership Tactics you can practice to develop charisma.

You can use:

By using these techniques you can tap into the hopes and ideals of your listeners, embue a sense of purpose, and inspire them to follow you.

If you want to build a ship, don’t drum up people to collect wood and don’t assign them tasks and work, but rather teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea.

(Antoine de Saint-Exupery)

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