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Future Candidate Workshop

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What you will learn

Future Candidate Workshop

1 Day $25 (Meals Included)

The Future Candidate Workshop  helps develop potential candidates and community activists to run for office successfully by building a grassroots organization. The Future Candidate Workshop focuses on your personal and political preparation for a future career as an elected official and community leader.

Ideal attendees for the Future Candidate Workshop are candidates, spouses, campaign staff and volunteers deeply involved at the local or state level.  Winning campaigns are 90% preparation and 10% perspiration.  This training will provide you the knowledge to make a difference on a political or legislative campaign.

The Future Candidate Workshop 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
• Win! 
Sample Lectures Include:

• Are You Ready to Run?
• Leadership DNA
• Campaign Structure
• Campaign Strategy
• Fundraising Overview
• Message Development
• Mind the Gap:  Communicating Liberty
• Volunteer Management
• Social Media
• Tips for Radio and TV Interviews

You may also be interested in a copy of The Laws of Public Policy by Morton Blackwell.


Starts Saturday, April 1
Sat. 1 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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River's Edge Convention Center
10 4th Avenue South
St. Cloud, MN 56301  Map



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