Ben Head discusses his career as a political campaign manager and what the job entails. Campaign work is a cyclical enterprise, and most people who work on campaigns must work other jobs when it is not election season. Head discusses how to get into the career, important job skills for a campaign manager to have, and the most effective campaign strategies.
- Type of Content: In Practice
- Title: Campaign Management
- Publisher: SAGE Publications, Ltd.
- Publication year: 2016
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- Discipline: Politics & International Relations
- Subject: Elections & Political Campaigns, Political Participation, Political Behavior (general)
- Duration: 00:22:21
Keywords: campaign managers, campaign strategies, campaigns, career advancement, career choice, Democratic Party, demographics, ego, funding, general elections, grassroots campaigning, improvisation, incumbent, internships, job skills, nonpartisan election, petitions, political campaign management, political campaigns, political organizations, political organizations and parties, political parties, political party, political party platform, politics, polling, primary elections, Republican Party, reputation in politics, Success, volunteering, volunteers, voter behavior, voter turnout
Practitioner: Ben HeadOnline ISBN: 9781473985322Copyright: (c) SAGE Publications Ltd., 2016