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CPAC - Secrets to Landing a Conservative Job

On Thursday February 10, 2011

What you will learn

Political veterans, including Capitol Hill chiefs of staff, will teach you how to highlight your personal strengths to appeal to those who do the hiring. You will also learn interview skills, typical salaries for different jobs, and how to negotiate a higher salary.

Hundreds of graduates of the Leadership Institute now work in congressional offices on Capitol Hill and throughout various organizations within the conservative movement.

Topics covered include:

  • Career options in the conservative movement
  • Negotiating salaries
  • Résumé and interview skills
  • Networking your way to success

Get more training at CPAC

The Leadership Institute will offer seven free trainings -- including this one -- at CPAC this year in Wilson AB. Pre-register online to save your seat and receive a free conservative book at LI's training check-in.


Starts Thursday, February 10

Thursday, February 10, 10:00 AM

Marriott Wardman Park Hotel 2660 Woodley Road, NW, Room: Wilson AB Washington, DC 20008 Map



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Chris Malagisi

What graduates say

Eric Dell

Eric Dell

Chief of Staff for Congressman Joe Wilson

"I encourage people to use the Leadership Institute as a way to network within conservative circles and a way to enhance their leadership skills. I always recommend LI's employment placement service to people searching for a job on Capitol Hill."

Mitch McConnell

Mitch McConnell

US Senator (R-KY), Senate Majority Leader

"Thanks to you (Morton) and everyone who has served on your staff. There are countless conservatives making a difference in public policy across the country. As one of your earliest students, I know firsthand what a wonderful foundation the Leadership Institute's education provides for someone involved in public service"

Your faculty

Chris Malagisi

Chris Malagisi

Editor-in-Chief, Conservative Book Club

Christopher Malagisi is Editor in Chief of the Conservative Book Club (division of Salem Media Group), which is the largest political book club in the country with over 750K members nationwide. Malagisi is responsible for ...

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Andrea McCarthy

Andrea McCarthy

HR Manager, Americans for Prosperity Foundation

Andrea McCarthy is the Recruiter for Americans for Prosperity Foundation, an organization committed to educating citizens about economic policy and mobilizing those citizens as advocates in the pu...

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Steven Sutton

Steven Sutton

Vice President for Development, The Leadership Institute

Steven joined the Leadership Institute nine years ago as Vice President of Programs. As Vice President of Programs, he directed all LI's training programs, from political grassroots to student groups on college campuses. H...

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