• Do Awards Matter When You're Hiring a Political Consultant?

    Mar 26, 2020 by Martín Diego Garcia

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    Some Quick Information on Political Consultant Awards.  

    Lookin for an award winning political consultant? If you’re reading this post, you may have just found out political consultant awards like the Pollies, Reeds, Goldies and, more specifically, political ad awards actually exist. So, now you might be asking yourself if it even matters whether consultants you might be hiring have won awards for the work they’ve produced. 

    What political consultant awards are there?

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  • The Ultimate Guide to Hiring Political Consulting Firms

    Feb 13, 2020 by Ben Holse

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    Political Consulting Firms - A Step-by-Step Hiring Guide 

    Picking a political consulting firms is not an easy decision. This is, after all, going to be your largest expenses, so it’s important that you get it right. Hiring the right consultants cannot guarantee you a win but hiring the wrong ones can guarantee you a loss. Below is a step-by-step guide on how to hire a political consulting firm.

    Step 1: Figure out what you need

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  • The Ultimate Guide to Hiring a Political Consultant

    Jan 20, 2020 by Elena Veatch

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    What Can a Political Consultant Do for My Campaign?

    For any campaign, it’s crucial to hire the right people—and in many cases, your team might include a political consultant. So, what exactly is a political consultant? How does a consultant differ from a campaign manager? Do you need a consultant? and if so, how do you go about finding a good one that you can afford? If these are the sorts of questions that plague you, this is the blog post for you: political consulting explained by political consultants. 

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  • 6 Political Newsletters Political Consultants Read Before Breakfast

    Mar 03, 2017 by The Campaign Workshop

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    Start the Day Right With The Top Political Newsletters

    Political news moves at a breakneck pace. While following along on social media can be a great way to keep up with the latest blips on the screen, we also like to read a handful of political newsletters before stepping into the office. They give concrete analysis and offer a little more depth than a tweet, without being quite as long as a full-length article. Here are just a few that we subscribe to….

    Politico Pulse

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  • Political Advertising Agency vs. Traditional Advertising Agency

    May 05, 2016 by Joe Fuld

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    What Is the Difference between a Political Advertising Agency and a Traditional Advertising Agency?

    As a political advertising agency, we work with campaigns and groups all over the country and it never fails that in many conversations, the candidate’s spouse uncle, cousin, works or has worked in advertising.  We sometimes compete with traditional advertising firms and I have had folks ask me the question what is the difference between a political advertising agency vs a traditional ad agency? The answer is a there are lots of differences. 

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  • Advocacy Research—Know Your Options

    Jun 11, 2015 by Joe Fuld

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    Explore the Depths of Advocacy Research Options

    Advocacy campaigns come in all shapes and sizes. So does the advocacy research you need to build a good campaign strategy. You can and should know your options for advocacy research. In this post we explore the panoply of advocacy research options out there including: polling, focus groups, and experimental testing.

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  • Bill Redding and TCW's Excellent Adventure!

    Jul 09, 2013 by The Campaign Workshop

    Bill Redding and The Campaign Workshop's Excellent Adventure

    Welcome Bill!

    We're very pleased to announce that Bill Redding is joining our team as a Senior Strategist.  For those of you who know Bill, you're no doubt already aware that his political experience and expertise are impressive.  For those of you who haven't yet had the pleasure of working with Bill Redding, here's a quick rundown of his excellent, pre-TCW adventures:

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  • Independence from Student Loans

    Jul 04, 2013 by Joe Fuld

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    Want independence from student loans? As we break for the Fourth of July, we have students throughout the country facing a greater burden of debt. This is an issue that not only affects students; it affects our economy as a whole. Yes, Congress should act to retroactively decrease the rise in student loan rates, but there is still more that can be done.

    I run a business where collectively my eight employees have hundreds of thousands of dollars of student loan debt—that is the norm these days. To make matters worse, there is little as an employer that I can do to help them.

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