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Campaign Management Workshop

On Friday April 25, 2014

What you will learn

Campaign Management Workshop

2 days $50.00 (meals included)

The Campaign Management Workshop teaches you how to manage or contribute to a winning campaign. Every year thousands run for elected office, but only a few win. Get the skills necessary to be a leader for the campaign of your choice.

You will create campaign, finance, and communications plans as well as voter outreach and get-out-the-vote strategies.

In LI's two-day program, you divide into small groups and complete exercises based on real-life campaign situations that test your abilities in fundraising, media relations, and voter outreach.

Ideal attendees are campaign staff, candidates, activists, or groups interested in working on ballot initiatives, propositions, or legislation.

You will learn to:

  • Recruit and manage volunteers
  • Build a grassroots infrastructure
  • Organize precincts
  • Get your voters to the polls
  • Develop your campaign's message

Sample Lectures Include:

  • What a Campaign Looks Like
  • The Real Nature of Politics and Elections
  • Researching the Candidates and District
  • Developing a Campaign Strategy and Message
  • Building Coalitions
  • Voter Identification and Targeting
  • Voter Contact Tactics: Phones, Mail, In Person
  • Voter Contact Tactics: Social Networking and New Media
  • Voter Turnout Operations
  • Fundraising- Direct Mail Fundraising, Events, Internet Fundraising

Details

Starts Friday, April 25

Fri. 25 9:00 - 5:00 PM
Sat. 26 9:00 - 5:00 PM

Location:
Zen Works Cafe 685 Auahi St Honolulu, HI 96813 Map
Cost

$50.00

Manager

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Robert Arnakis

Contact Robert with your questions.

What graduates say

Bill Taylor

Bill Taylor

State Representative (SC)

"With the help of many, I defeated the eight-year incumbent 57% to 43%. My campaign success was fueled by enrolling in Leadership Institute training. LI smoothed our political road to success."

Kelly Fajardo

Kelly Fajardo

State Representative (NM)

"I don't think I would have ever taken the step to run if not for the Leadership Institute. I wanted to get involved in politics to make a difference and stand up for my conservative values. The information, training, and skills I learned through LI helped me have the confidence to know that I can run a successful campaign."

Craig Brandt

Craig Brandt

State Senator (NM)

"Thank you, I couldn't have done it without the training I received from the Leadership Institute. I look forward to returning to LI for more training in the years to come."

Your faculty

Robert Arnakis

Robert Arnakis

Senior Director of Domestic and International Programs for the Leadership Institute

Robert Arnakis is the Senior Director of Domestic and International Programs for The Leadership Institute, the nation's premier public policy training organization. Robert oversees divisions which provide political educati...

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Chris Doss

Chris Doss

Deputy Director for Grassroots at the The Leadership Institute

Chris' political work has taken him across the U.S. and to nearly twenty countries where he's met and worked with heads of state and members of parliament. He even took one prime minister home for Thanksgiving; another tha...

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Dylan Nonaka

Founder of the Kahua Group

Dylan Nonaka was born and raised on a Coffee farm in South Kona and graduated from Konawaena High School in 1999. Shortly after graduation he joined the United State Marine Corps and served as an Anti Tank Assaultman in th...

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