The Governator's Charisma
What can an actor turned politician teach us about communication skills? In the case of Arnold Schwarzenegger—just re-elected to a second term as California governor—plenty. The fact that he handily beat his opponent didn't surprise me. Unlike many people, I also wasn't shocked by his first win in a special recall election in 2003. I had seen Schwarzenegger speak in person to business groups before he entered politics, and I knew he could not be counted out. His communications skills are that good.
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