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This presentation is for professionals and students who would become professionals in future. Being a professional does not mean you exhibit professionalism..Here are some quick tips to follow the right path.


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What does professionalism mean to you?:

What does professionalism mean to you? Take a few minutes and write down your thoughts…as a definition or description.


3 Contents Professional & professionalism An example on Professionalism How to exhibit professionalism


4 Professional Person who has achieved an acclaimed level of proficiency in any trade . And whose competence can usually be measured against an established set of standards .


5 Professionalism the competence or skill expected of a professional . Professionalism plays an important role in how a person is perceived by his employer , his co-workers and casual contacts --actually, by every person with whom he interacts.

How long does it take for someone to form an opinion of you?:

6 How long does it take for someone to form an opinion of you? Six Seconds!

How do someone form an opinion about you?:

How do someone form an opinion about you? 7 !#%9@!!?

Eye Contact:

8 Eye Contact Maintaining eye contact with a person or an audience says you have confidence! It says you are someone who can be trusted!

Facial Expressions:

9 Facial Expressions Happy Furious Sad Scared Tired Surprised Nervous Fake Smile

The Handshake:

10 The Handshake Grasp the other person’s hand firmly, shake several times and release. This says you are self-assured and enthusiastic.


11 Posture Stand up straight but not rigid. It says you are receptive to others. Your hands should be at your sides and may be used to emphasize a point. When seated, sit up straight and lean slightly forward. It says you are interested. Your hands should be folded on your lap. Your feet should be flat on the floor or crossed at the ankle.


12 Clothing The appropriate clothing says that you are a leader with winning potential.

How to exhibit professionalism:

How to exhibit professionalism Empathy Attitude (positive) Teamwork Professional language Knowledgeable 13

How to exhibit professionalism:

14 How to exhibit professionalism Punctual Confident Hard work & Smart work Emotionally stable Integrity

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