GRAVITAS – a historical virtue with particular salience  in today’s rushed and disconnected world. 

“People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” Maya Angelou

Gravitas represents a purposeful and cultivable way of being, that has particular significance for contemporary leadership development. GROWGRAVITAS is a new research and training initiative for 2023 by Tom Loncar Executive Coaching that examines the science of confidence, connection and prosocial impact

Short quizzes and assessments

Can you admit… you may not know everything? Intellectual humility short assessment

A short interpersonal orientation quiz: How are you experienced by others… when it matters

Doing what matters, no matter what: How engaged are your values? short quiz


For an introduction, read my 2016 Australian Financial Review feature article: Gravitas, the X factor of leadership, can be cultivated.

Can nice leaders still get things done? Yes, but watch out for the ‘doormat’ effect…

How can you build sustainable influence?

How to better focus attention … in the areas that matter?

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