Campaign Manager Hiring Guide

Jun 29, 2020

How to Find and Hire the Right Campaign Manager for Your Campaign

Hiring the right campaign manager may be the most important choice you make as a candidate. Your campaign manager is the lifeblood of your campaign. He or she doesn’t need to always be out front or be the face of your political campaign, but he or she does need to be prepared to do anything for you to advance your run for office.

Campaign Job | Climbing the political Ladder

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Making the Most of Campaign Jobs

Campaign jobs are a good place to start your career. When you first start to work on campaigns, everything is new and exciting. For many of us, we didn’t care what kind of grunt work we did; we just wanted to be in the fight. But, if a long-term career in politics interests you, there are some smart steps you can take early on with a campaign job that will help advance your career.

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GOTV: What To Do With Your Leaners

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A GOTV Question for the Ages – What to Do With Your "2s"?

ID-ing your supporters is an important part of any field campaign especially for GOTV. There are a variety of ways for Voter ID to help Get Out The Vote. One common method of voter ID using a 1-6 scale to measure each individual’s support score, with 1 being a solid supporter, 3 undecided, 5 firmly opposed, and a 6 not home.

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Starting a Campaign: What Every Staffer Should Know

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Tips for Starting A Campaign

Starting a campaign is a huge challenge and will prove to be much different than any other job you've ever had. It is hard work and you don’t get to clock out like you would a regular 9 – 5. Starting a campaign means being fully committed and putting the rest of your life on hold. Below are a few other things that every staffer should know before starting a campaign.

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Campaign Staff Structure

Campaign Staff Structure

How Should You Structure Your Campaign Staff?

When thinking about whether or not you’re ready to run for office, one important step in the process is figuring out who will make up your team. A candidate’s campaign staff is incredibly important in not only making a campaign successful but also more manageable and fun for the candidate and everyone else involved. Obviously, larger campaigns will require a more robust team, but even a small campaign will need a few essential staff members.

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Employee Retention: My Employee is Leaving— Now What?

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Employee Retention: How to Act With Class and Style When an Employee Is Leaving

Employee retention is hard. When an employee is leaving your business, as the proprietor, there is an instinct to feel rejected and think “I must have done something to make them leave."  When people leave my business, I have these thoughts as well. An employee moving on is never easy, but having good employees ultimately means opportunities will come knocking. With that said, here are a few tips I have used over the years when an employee is about to leave.

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Campaign Job Descriptions

Campaign Job Descriptions

Before you start your campaign for office, build the right campaign structure. It’s important you know the campaign job descriptions for all of your staff.

Below, you’ll find a complete list of campaign job descriptions that you might find in a race of moderate size.

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