Your professionalism isn’t the most important element! In my experience, people don’t remember you just because you’re academically skilled, but they do remember if you’re passionate and have impact. They don’t always care about your title or position. The future belongs to great communicators. Even politics is now more about emotions and less about facts. If you master people`s emotions you master the power and the future. Enthusiasm and energy are stronger then professional competences alone. If you’re highly skilled AS WELL AS passionate about your topic, you hold a strong position. Then it all forms a synthesis, and people