He may have lost the election but this answer was excellent. Good example of answering the question and not going on too long.
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In the following series of blogs we'll look at a few aspects of Emotional Intelligence to explore the impact of developing high emotional intelligence to give your leaders and teams the edge and the cost to your organisation of not doing so.
Whether you agree with his politics or not, most would say that President Barack Obama knows all about proper pace and eye contact; the keys to speaking with impact and influence. Fine, but what is it exactly that he's really doing?
Executive presence is easy to see and yet hard to define. When you have it, people will want to listen to you, follow you, do business with you, and introduce you to others. So how can you develop a powerful executive presence too?