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Why Traditional Candidates Aren't Gaining Presidential Traction

Jim Blasingame and I discuss why Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders have captured people's attention and what they're doing that's making a difference. It can matter for you, too, no matter what business you're in.

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14 August 2015 | 0 Comments

Tags: Authenticity , Bernie Sanders , Carly Fiorina , Donald Trump , GOP Debate , Political Communication , Preparation , Presentation skills , Presidential Election , public speaking

Propaganda And The Future Of America

Most of us aren't delving into policy statements posted on candidates' website. We should, but, we're not. We're also not reading in-depth reporting in the major papers. The fact is, most of the information we use to decide whom to vote for comes from TV - appearances, interviews, ads, and debates. Propaganda. That's why it's absolutely critical to understand what the candidates are doing communication-wise so we don't get tricked into voting for someone just because they seem like they'd be fun to have a beer with. Here are some of the things to look for:

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07 August 2015 | 1 Comments

Tags: Campaign 2016 , Carly Fiorina , Charisma , Chris Christie , Donal Trump , Jeb Bush , Leadership , Lindsey Graham , Making an Impression , Marco Rubio , Political Communication , Preparation , Presentation skills , public speaking , Rand Paul , Scott Walker

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