Circles of Influence & Dealing with a Bad Volunteer with Tina Keats CW 18

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This week Tina is back on the podcast with me to discuss two important topics for every local political campaign: circles of influence and dealing with a bad volunteer. For the first portion of the podcast, Tina and I will give you tips on how to identify and expand your circle of influence. In the second part, we will teach you had to handle difficult volunteers. Continue reading

Circles of Influence and Dealing with a Bad Volunteer with Kristina Keats CW 18 Transcript

Circles of Influence Bad Volunteer Political CampaignJohn Tsarpalas: Today on Commonwealthy, Kristina Keats and I discuss two separate topics. The first one is circles of influence. And then, as sort of a follow up to episode #15 “Volunteers in a Political Campaign,” we will be talking about dealing with a bad volunteer because every once in a while that happens. This is Commonwealthy #18.   Continue reading

All Politics is Local with Jason Barickman CW 17

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This week I have a very special guest joining me on the podcast, Illinois State Senator Jason Barickman. For a young man of forty, Jason has a wealth of experience in different levels of local and state politics. Today Jason will share with us some of the keys to his success in the political arena since his university days.   Continue reading

All Politics is Local with Jason Barickman CW 17 Transcript

commonwealthy_election stampJohn Tsarpalas: My guest is a seasoned politician. He was first elected to his student body presidency at his university. We are going to talk about his experiences with fundraising, meeting and growing his base, networking, events, and going door to door. All politics is local with State Senator Jason Barickman, Commonwealthy #17.   Continue reading