Research reports that within the first seven seconds of meeting someone, we draw conclusions. What is it that elicits a positive presence? According to Harvard professor Amy Cuddy, first and foremost are trustworthiness and warmth. The third characteristic is competence. How can one communicate these at a meeting – both in person or online in the first seven seconds? Circle Leadership has the secret sauce of how to present the authentic leader you are inside quickly, even when you have self-doubts.