SlideShare a Scribd company logo

7 lessons every executive should learn from Obama's plunge in the polls

Rusty Cawley, APR
Rusty Cawley, APR
Rusty Cawley, APRAssistant Director, Communications and Public Relations, Division of Research, Texas A&M University

7 lessons every executive should learn from Obama's plunge in the polls

1 of 9
Download to read offline
7 Lessons Every Executive Should Learn from Obama’s Plunge in the Polls
 
1. Avoid depending upon goodwill
2. Avoid the temptation to use coercion
3. Avoid minimizing objections to your plan
4. Avoid demonizing your opponents

Recommended

How to solve a dispute with the public in six (very difficult) steps
How to solve a dispute with the public in six (very difficult) stepsHow to solve a dispute with the public in six (very difficult) steps
How to solve a dispute with the public in six (very difficult) stepsRusty Cawley, APR
 
Uphoria: an exercise in risk perception
Uphoria: an exercise in risk perceptionUphoria: an exercise in risk perception
Uphoria: an exercise in risk perceptionRusty Cawley, APR
 
Message map: Shiga toxin-producing E. coli
Message map: Shiga toxin-producing E. coliMessage map: Shiga toxin-producing E. coli
Message map: Shiga toxin-producing E. coliRusty Cawley, APR
 
Message map: Salmonella enterica
Message map: Salmonella entericaMessage map: Salmonella enterica
Message map: Salmonella entericaRusty Cawley, APR
 
Message map: Listeria monocytogenes
Message map: Listeria monocytogenesMessage map: Listeria monocytogenes
Message map: Listeria monocytogenesRusty Cawley, APR
 

More Related Content

More from Rusty Cawley, APR

Message map: Campylobacter jejuni
Message map: Campylobacter jejuni Message map: Campylobacter jejuni
Message map: Campylobacter jejuni Rusty Cawley, APR
 
Understanding outrage: a thought experiment
Understanding outrage: a thought experimentUnderstanding outrage: a thought experiment
Understanding outrage: a thought experimentRusty Cawley, APR
 
How to handle the four stages of a crisis
How to handle the four stages of a crisisHow to handle the four stages of a crisis
How to handle the four stages of a crisisRusty Cawley, APR
 
Communicating in high stress situations
Communicating in high stress situationsCommunicating in high stress situations
Communicating in high stress situationsRusty Cawley, APR
 
The role of risk communication during a terror attack
The role of risk communication during a terror attackThe role of risk communication during a terror attack
The role of risk communication during a terror attackRusty Cawley, APR
 
Who would attack the U.S. food system?
Who would attack the U.S. food system?Who would attack the U.S. food system?
Who would attack the U.S. food system?Rusty Cawley, APR
 
How people REALLY respond to fear
How people REALLY respond to fearHow people REALLY respond to fear
How people REALLY respond to fearRusty Cawley, APR
 
Risk perception: thinking vs. feeling
Risk perception: thinking vs. feelingRisk perception: thinking vs. feeling
Risk perception: thinking vs. feelingRusty Cawley, APR
 
Is it better to be responsive than responsible?
Is it better to be responsive than responsible?Is it better to be responsive than responsible?
Is it better to be responsive than responsible?Rusty Cawley, APR
 
Four ways every company gains from social capital
Four ways every company gains from social capitalFour ways every company gains from social capital
Four ways every company gains from social capitalRusty Cawley, APR
 
How To Become The Conscience Of Your Corporation
How To Become The Conscience Of Your CorporationHow To Become The Conscience Of Your Corporation
How To Become The Conscience Of Your CorporationRusty Cawley, APR
 

More from Rusty Cawley, APR (13)

Message map: Campylobacter jejuni
Message map: Campylobacter jejuni Message map: Campylobacter jejuni
Message map: Campylobacter jejuni
 
Anatomy of the Message Map
Anatomy of the Message MapAnatomy of the Message Map
Anatomy of the Message Map
 
Understanding outrage: a thought experiment
Understanding outrage: a thought experimentUnderstanding outrage: a thought experiment
Understanding outrage: a thought experiment
 
How to create a message map
How to create a message mapHow to create a message map
How to create a message map
 
How to handle the four stages of a crisis
How to handle the four stages of a crisisHow to handle the four stages of a crisis
How to handle the four stages of a crisis
 
Communicating in high stress situations
Communicating in high stress situationsCommunicating in high stress situations
Communicating in high stress situations
 
The role of risk communication during a terror attack
The role of risk communication during a terror attackThe role of risk communication during a terror attack
The role of risk communication during a terror attack
 
Who would attack the U.S. food system?
Who would attack the U.S. food system?Who would attack the U.S. food system?
Who would attack the U.S. food system?
 
How people REALLY respond to fear
How people REALLY respond to fearHow people REALLY respond to fear
How people REALLY respond to fear
 
Risk perception: thinking vs. feeling
Risk perception: thinking vs. feelingRisk perception: thinking vs. feeling
Risk perception: thinking vs. feeling
 
Is it better to be responsive than responsible?
Is it better to be responsive than responsible?Is it better to be responsive than responsible?
Is it better to be responsive than responsible?
 
Four ways every company gains from social capital
Four ways every company gains from social capitalFour ways every company gains from social capital
Four ways every company gains from social capital
 
How To Become The Conscience Of Your Corporation
How To Become The Conscience Of Your CorporationHow To Become The Conscience Of Your Corporation
How To Become The Conscience Of Your Corporation
 

Recently uploaded

Chromatography-Gas chromatography-Principle
Chromatography-Gas chromatography-PrincipleChromatography-Gas chromatography-Principle
Chromatography-Gas chromatography-Principleblessipriyanka
 
mean stack mean stack mean stack mean stack
mean stack mean stack  mean stack  mean stackmean stack mean stack  mean stack  mean stack
mean stack mean stack mean stack mean stackNuttavutThongjor1
 
50 ĐỀ THI THỬ TỐT NGHIỆP THPT TIẾNG ANH 2024 CÓ GIẢI CHI TIẾT - GIỚI HẠN KHO...
50 ĐỀ THI THỬ TỐT NGHIỆP THPT TIẾNG ANH 2024 CÓ GIẢI CHI TIẾT - GIỚI HẠN KHO...50 ĐỀ THI THỬ TỐT NGHIỆP THPT TIẾNG ANH 2024 CÓ GIẢI CHI TIẾT - GIỚI HẠN KHO...
50 ĐỀ THI THỬ TỐT NGHIỆP THPT TIẾNG ANH 2024 CÓ GIẢI CHI TIẾT - GIỚI HẠN KHO...Nguyen Thanh Tu Collection
 
2.20.24 The March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom.pptx
2.20.24 The March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom.pptx2.20.24 The March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom.pptx
2.20.24 The March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom.pptxMaryPotorti1
 
Writing Agony Letter & If type O+1 & Diphthongs + Text “Arab Science”.pdf
Writing Agony Letter & If type O+1 & Diphthongs + Text “Arab Science”.pdfWriting Agony Letter & If type O+1 & Diphthongs + Text “Arab Science”.pdf
Writing Agony Letter & If type O+1 & Diphthongs + Text “Arab Science”.pdfMr Bounab Samir
 
The Institutional Origins of Canada’s Telecommunications Mosaic
The Institutional Origins of Canada’s Telecommunications MosaicThe Institutional Origins of Canada’s Telecommunications Mosaic
The Institutional Origins of Canada’s Telecommunications MosaicUniversity of Canberra
 
John See - Narrative Story
John See - Narrative StoryJohn See - Narrative Story
John See - Narrative StoryAlan See
 
IR introduction Introduction, Principle & Theory
IR introduction Introduction, Principle & TheoryIR introduction Introduction, Principle & Theory
IR introduction Introduction, Principle & Theorynivedithag131
 
Appendicular SkeletonSystem PPT.....pptx
Appendicular SkeletonSystem PPT.....pptxAppendicular SkeletonSystem PPT.....pptx
Appendicular SkeletonSystem PPT.....pptxRenuka N Sunagad
 
Introduction of General Pharmacology PPT.pptx
Introduction of General Pharmacology PPT.pptxIntroduction of General Pharmacology PPT.pptx
Introduction of General Pharmacology PPT.pptxRenuka N Sunagad
 
UniSC Fraser Coast library self-guided tour
UniSC Fraser Coast library self-guided tourUniSC Fraser Coast library self-guided tour
UniSC Fraser Coast library self-guided tourUSC_Library
 
Bayesian Analysis Fundamentals with Examples
Bayesian Analysis Fundamentals with ExamplesBayesian Analysis Fundamentals with Examples
Bayesian Analysis Fundamentals with ExamplesTushar Tank
 
Grantseeking Solo- Securing Awards with Limited Staff PDF.pdf
Grantseeking Solo- Securing Awards with Limited Staff  PDF.pdfGrantseeking Solo- Securing Awards with Limited Staff  PDF.pdf
Grantseeking Solo- Securing Awards with Limited Staff PDF.pdfTechSoup
 
Unleashing the Power of AI Tools for Enhancing Research, International FDP on...
Unleashing the Power of AI Tools for Enhancing Research, International FDP on...Unleashing the Power of AI Tools for Enhancing Research, International FDP on...
Unleashing the Power of AI Tools for Enhancing Research, International FDP on...Dr. Vinod Kumar Kanvaria
 
LIGHT,MIRROR,REFLECTION& REFRACTION. (Optometric optics)
LIGHT,MIRROR,REFLECTION& REFRACTION. (Optometric optics)LIGHT,MIRROR,REFLECTION& REFRACTION. (Optometric optics)
LIGHT,MIRROR,REFLECTION& REFRACTION. (Optometric optics)satyanshp7890
 
BTKi in Treatment Of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
BTKi in Treatment Of Chronic Lymphocytic LeukemiaBTKi in Treatment Of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
BTKi in Treatment Of Chronic Lymphocytic LeukemiaFaheema Hasan
 
Practical Research 1: Qualitative Research and Its Importance in Daily Life.pptx
Practical Research 1: Qualitative Research and Its Importance in Daily Life.pptxPractical Research 1: Qualitative Research and Its Importance in Daily Life.pptx
Practical Research 1: Qualitative Research and Its Importance in Daily Life.pptxKatherine Villaluna
 
HOW TO DEVELOP A RESEARCH PROPOSAL (FOR RESEARCH SCHOLARS)
HOW TO DEVELOP A RESEARCH PROPOSAL (FOR RESEARCH SCHOLARS)HOW TO DEVELOP A RESEARCH PROPOSAL (FOR RESEARCH SCHOLARS)
HOW TO DEVELOP A RESEARCH PROPOSAL (FOR RESEARCH SCHOLARS)Rabiya Husain
 
ACTIVIDAD DE CLASE No 1 - SOPA DE LETRAS
ACTIVIDAD DE CLASE No 1 - SOPA DE LETRASACTIVIDAD DE CLASE No 1 - SOPA DE LETRAS
ACTIVIDAD DE CLASE No 1 - SOPA DE LETRASMaria Lucia Céspedes
 

Recently uploaded (20)

Chromatography-Gas chromatography-Principle
Chromatography-Gas chromatography-PrincipleChromatography-Gas chromatography-Principle
Chromatography-Gas chromatography-Principle
 
mean stack mean stack mean stack mean stack
mean stack mean stack  mean stack  mean stackmean stack mean stack  mean stack  mean stack
mean stack mean stack mean stack mean stack
 
50 ĐỀ THI THỬ TỐT NGHIỆP THPT TIẾNG ANH 2024 CÓ GIẢI CHI TIẾT - GIỚI HẠN KHO...
50 ĐỀ THI THỬ TỐT NGHIỆP THPT TIẾNG ANH 2024 CÓ GIẢI CHI TIẾT - GIỚI HẠN KHO...50 ĐỀ THI THỬ TỐT NGHIỆP THPT TIẾNG ANH 2024 CÓ GIẢI CHI TIẾT - GIỚI HẠN KHO...
50 ĐỀ THI THỬ TỐT NGHIỆP THPT TIẾNG ANH 2024 CÓ GIẢI CHI TIẾT - GIỚI HẠN KHO...
 
2.20.24 The March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom.pptx
2.20.24 The March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom.pptx2.20.24 The March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom.pptx
2.20.24 The March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom.pptx
 
Writing Agony Letter & If type O+1 & Diphthongs + Text “Arab Science”.pdf
Writing Agony Letter & If type O+1 & Diphthongs + Text “Arab Science”.pdfWriting Agony Letter & If type O+1 & Diphthongs + Text “Arab Science”.pdf
Writing Agony Letter & If type O+1 & Diphthongs + Text “Arab Science”.pdf
 
The Institutional Origins of Canada’s Telecommunications Mosaic
The Institutional Origins of Canada’s Telecommunications MosaicThe Institutional Origins of Canada’s Telecommunications Mosaic
The Institutional Origins of Canada’s Telecommunications Mosaic
 
John See - Narrative Story
John See - Narrative StoryJohn See - Narrative Story
John See - Narrative Story
 
IR introduction Introduction, Principle & Theory
IR introduction Introduction, Principle & TheoryIR introduction Introduction, Principle & Theory
IR introduction Introduction, Principle & Theory
 
Appendicular SkeletonSystem PPT.....pptx
Appendicular SkeletonSystem PPT.....pptxAppendicular SkeletonSystem PPT.....pptx
Appendicular SkeletonSystem PPT.....pptx
 
Introduction of General Pharmacology PPT.pptx
Introduction of General Pharmacology PPT.pptxIntroduction of General Pharmacology PPT.pptx
Introduction of General Pharmacology PPT.pptx
 
UniSC Fraser Coast library self-guided tour
UniSC Fraser Coast library self-guided tourUniSC Fraser Coast library self-guided tour
UniSC Fraser Coast library self-guided tour
 
Bayesian Analysis Fundamentals with Examples
Bayesian Analysis Fundamentals with ExamplesBayesian Analysis Fundamentals with Examples
Bayesian Analysis Fundamentals with Examples
 
Grantseeking Solo- Securing Awards with Limited Staff PDF.pdf
Grantseeking Solo- Securing Awards with Limited Staff  PDF.pdfGrantseeking Solo- Securing Awards with Limited Staff  PDF.pdf
Grantseeking Solo- Securing Awards with Limited Staff PDF.pdf
 
Unleashing the Power of AI Tools for Enhancing Research, International FDP on...
Unleashing the Power of AI Tools for Enhancing Research, International FDP on...Unleashing the Power of AI Tools for Enhancing Research, International FDP on...
Unleashing the Power of AI Tools for Enhancing Research, International FDP on...
 
LIGHT,MIRROR,REFLECTION& REFRACTION. (Optometric optics)
LIGHT,MIRROR,REFLECTION& REFRACTION. (Optometric optics)LIGHT,MIRROR,REFLECTION& REFRACTION. (Optometric optics)
LIGHT,MIRROR,REFLECTION& REFRACTION. (Optometric optics)
 
first section physiology laboratory.pptx
first section physiology laboratory.pptxfirst section physiology laboratory.pptx
first section physiology laboratory.pptx
 
BTKi in Treatment Of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
BTKi in Treatment Of Chronic Lymphocytic LeukemiaBTKi in Treatment Of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
BTKi in Treatment Of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
 
Practical Research 1: Qualitative Research and Its Importance in Daily Life.pptx
Practical Research 1: Qualitative Research and Its Importance in Daily Life.pptxPractical Research 1: Qualitative Research and Its Importance in Daily Life.pptx
Practical Research 1: Qualitative Research and Its Importance in Daily Life.pptx
 
HOW TO DEVELOP A RESEARCH PROPOSAL (FOR RESEARCH SCHOLARS)
HOW TO DEVELOP A RESEARCH PROPOSAL (FOR RESEARCH SCHOLARS)HOW TO DEVELOP A RESEARCH PROPOSAL (FOR RESEARCH SCHOLARS)
HOW TO DEVELOP A RESEARCH PROPOSAL (FOR RESEARCH SCHOLARS)
 
ACTIVIDAD DE CLASE No 1 - SOPA DE LETRAS
ACTIVIDAD DE CLASE No 1 - SOPA DE LETRASACTIVIDAD DE CLASE No 1 - SOPA DE LETRAS
ACTIVIDAD DE CLASE No 1 - SOPA DE LETRAS
 

7 lessons every executive should learn from Obama's plunge in the polls