What Trump and Obama have in common

They are polar opposites politically, but Donald Trump and Barack Obama do share some qualities.  Both have a charisma that is infectious.  This is one quality that Hillary Clinton lacks.  To rise to a high office such as president, it is helpful to possess this star.  Obama can deliver a stirring speech with the assistance of the video monitor.  Obama is hesitating when being spontaneous.  Trump can speak off the cuff and deliver a dynamic expression of his opinion.  If Trump uses a monitor, he can sound stilted.    But the personal trait that propelled them to the presidency is their self-confidence.  They both appear comfortable in their skin.  With public appearances, this quality demonstrates a relaxed atmosphere that projects ease for the observer. Success in the office requires confidence and willingness to take risks.  Proactive and aggressive behavior is...(Read Full Post)