Compose a 3-5 page paper (not including notes). Essays must be double spaced, have 1” margins all around, use black, Times New Roman 12-pt font, and utilize appropriate methods of citation (preferably Turabian/Chicago, endnotes)
In Chapter 2 of The Presidency and the Political System (which was not assigned), Lyn Ragsdale observes how presidents have virtually ignored the valuable insights which political scientists might offer regarding the executive branch. Ragsdale places particular emphasis on the President’s “image management,” and the need for something like “Presidency Advisors” to help the President improve his or her grasp of the office itself. Without assuming any particular candidate, identify at least 5 recommendations you would offer to the next President in regards to image management, and explain how each recommendation would help them meet specific challenges. Also consider what risks might be involved in cultivating a specific image.
The Presidential Image An Essay on Presidents Image Management, Recommendations, and Risks Students Name The president who is also the commander of security organs in most countries is the powerful presentation of a country`s image. This makes him/her the chief policy maker and strategist. In so saying the picture that the president assumes when in office reflects not only the interests of his subjects but goes a long way in determining the global successes and achievements for that nation, solely dependent on the public image portrayed by the president. Image presentation, therefore, works best when ideals are well coupled to a nation`s ambitions and the world is convinced beyond a reasonable doubt that they are suitable and should be adopted. The exigencies of the media today, therefore, serve to coerce the presidents into crafting and maintaining of a positive image. In a nutshell, therefore, image management can be described as the synergistic application of doctrines and diplomacies into ensuring the efficient upholding of core values and precepts of ordinary people with a practical, goal-oriented, objective minded co