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Communications Workshop

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What you will learn

Communications Workshop
$25.00 1/2 Day
The Communications Workshop is designed to help you better connect with people. The workshop provides an in-depth look at how you can design and improve your organization's communications. You will learn how to develop a coherent and compelling message, enabling you to increase your visibility, supporters, and funds.
Ideal attendees for a Communications Workshop are organization spokespeople, campaign or party communications directors, press secretaries, candidates and elected officials, public policy organization staff, and conservatives who want to present their ideas persuasively.
The Communication Workshop will teach you proven methods to be a better communicator.
Attendees will learn how to:
• Connect with People
• Craft a Message
• Use the Right Words
• Use Values to Communicate

Sample Lectures Include:
• Developing Your Message
• Public Speaking Secrets
• Speaking in Sound Bites
• Drafting a Press Release
• Writing a Letter to the Editor
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Starts Saturday, July 28

Sat. 28 10:00 - 2:00 PM


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What graduates say

Rachel Hoff

Rachel Hoff

Director of Government Relations & Outreach, Foreign Policy Initiative

"LI training is conservative bootcamp! This training is absolutely necessary for any aspiring leader on the right."

Your faculty

Christopher Godbey

Christopher Godbey

Director of Client Strategy, SurgeRED

Christopher (Chris) Godbey is a Director of Client Strategy at SurgeRED, a campaign and communications strategy firm that focuses on digital engagement. Chris comes to SurgeRED from Innovative Campaign Strategies, LLC with experience in strategic planning and consulting, focused on grassroots development, voter outreach, image and market development.

Born in South Carolina, Chris worked on all levels of campaigns in the First in South state. In 2010, Chris worked on two Congressional campaigns and as Director of Operations for Alan Wilson for Attorney General. In 2012, Chris worked with Media Research Center doing outreach in the key early primary states before working as a State Director in Mississippi for Santorum for President. Recently, Chris worked with the House Republican Caucus in Virginia as the Deputy Political Director, helping with targeted Delegate races in 2013.

Chris' campaign strengths lie in developing tactical advantages in campaigns, especially regarding Social Media Optimization, database management, and VoIP phones to provide targeted contact with voters from the campaign.
Chris is a Clemson University graduate with a B.A. in Political Science and Economics.