Public Speaking Basics for the Candidate CW 20- Transcript

public speaking basics political candidatePaul Miller:  Welcome to another edition of Commonwealthy. You are probably not recognizing this voice because I am not your normal host, John Tsarpalas. This is Paul Miller coming to you on a very different, yet important podcast.

The reason you are hearing me today as the host is because I am going to be interviewing your normal host. Welcome to your show, John.   Continue reading

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

Circle of Influence to illustrate communicating a message to your contacts, friends and family for political campaign

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

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