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New political communication Pt 2 – Acknowledge a tough question don’t just Avoid

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Whether you are a politician or a business person or a spokesperson for a cause or a media adviser – we can all learn lessons from the recent Queensland election where it looks as if the conservative government (with a massive majority) will be kicked out after one term.

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As I write this, votes are still being counted – the outcome is uncertain.

What IS certain is that the conservative LNP was severely “punished” by voters. A common criticism of the LNP was the communication style that was described as “arrogant”.

In part 2 of this series (inspired by the recent election) I share how you can win greater trust by at least acknowledging tough questions rather than just avoiding them.

There’s a link to Part 1 (the set-up and context and Anticipating questions) – at the end of this post.

In part 1, I shared how many politicians…

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