A lawyer friend who does a lot of campaign-related work emailed me this week with a list of her concerns about some candidates not understanding campaign laws/regulations. For experienced campaign workers, it was nothing complex or arcane, just … [Read more...] about Come on people, how hard is it to put “paid for by …” on something???
Yet here’s a sign... Out, damned signs! Out, I say!" Anyone who has worked on campaigns for any period has a love-hate relationship with signs. I won’t get into the pros and cons of sign today, but if your campaign is going to invest heavily in … [Read more...] about Letter Visibility for High Impact Signage
When a candidate or surrogate speaks to an audience, a lot of thought and energy usually goes into what is said; but, how it is said can have just as much impact on your audience. How you present yourself before, during and after your speech … [Read more...] about Effective Ways To Influence Through Nonverbal Communications
Here’s How to Get Their Ads Booted from the Airwaves While looking through some old copies of Campaign & Elections I came across this 2014 article by Joe Slade White & Ben Nuckels. Super PACs Lying About Your Candidate? Here’s How to Get … [Read more...] about Super PACs Lying About Your Candidate?
Some consultants will try and tell you they have a sure-fire way to win a campaign. There are no sure things in politics, but here are 10 things that will almost guarantee a loss on Election Day. Be warned: you still might win if your opposition is … [Read more...] about 10 Ways to Lose Your Campaign