View Full Version : Candidate Devlopment School Little Rock, AR Saturday Oct 15th

08-24-2011, 07:37 PM

Future Candidate School

1 or 2 Days $25-$50 (Meals Included)

The Candidate Development School is designed to build on our Campaign Management School. The program helps develop potential candidates and community activists to run for office successfully by building a grassroots organization. The Candidate Development School focuses on your personal and political preparation for a future career as an elected official and community leader.

Ideal attendees for the Candidate Development School are candidates and senior campaign staff involved at the local or state level. Winning campaigns are 90% preparation and 10% perspiration. This training will provide you give you the knowledge to make a difference on a political or legislative campaign.

The Candidate Development School will teach you proven methods used by winning campaigns.

Attendees will learn how to:

Decide if they are ready to run
Organize a campaign staff and structure
Raise funds
Communicate with voters
Work with the media
Manage a crisis

Sample Lectures Include:

Are You Ready to Run?
How to File and Become a Candidate
Fundamentals of Leadership
Campaign Structure-Hiring and Firing of Staff and Consultants
Developing a Finance Committee
Person to Person Fundraising
Fundraising-Political Action Committees
Message Development
Writing a Speech
Public Speaking Secrets
Preparing for Political Debates
Tips for Radio and TV Interviews

A second day adds these additional features:

Workshop-Person to Person Fundraising
Workshop-Crisis Communications
Workshop- Public Speaking
Group Presentation-Crisis Communications

08-28-2011, 03:36 PM
This could be good. Years ago the Chamber of Commerce in a small town in FL for which I was a director was paying for certain people to go to a seminar like this.