Good advice in WSJ article below on the mistakes to avoid in building your political team. The common mistakes: The more, the merrier Recruit for compatibility A great team doesn’t need a strong leader Stick with the team you’ve got Don’t lose sight of the big picture You can read the rest here.
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You can copy & paste this into any campaign manual. Good warnings from bad examples! The Seven Habits of Spectacularly Unsuccessful CEOs Hall of Shame – Forbes. They see themselves and their companies as dominating their environment They identify so completely with the company that there is no clear boundary between their personal interests and.
3 cogent points about tv ads, though the final conclusion is way overstated… via The Moneyball of Campaign Advertising Part 1 – NYTimes.com. Campaign ads matter more when the candidates are unfamiliar. Campaign ads matter more when a candidate can outspend the opponent. Campaign ads can matter, but not for long.
It doesn’t get much better than this… Yard Sign With Candidate’s Name On It Electrifies Congressional Race | The Onion – America’s Finest News Source
another helpful post from the guys at 538: 15 Clarifying Questions for Close Elections