Also could you let me know if you want to see any other practical political training added to the Leadership Institute's 2020 schedule? Here's the current schedule: LeadershipInstitute.org/Training/
The Leadership Institute (LI) team adds more training weekly, so I'll continue to send you updates as usual each Monday, if you sign up for my email.
This week, I've shared with you what the Leadership Institute has lined up for the next couple weeks, so you can plan ahead. You'll even find a Post-Election Breakdown with The Heritage Foundation's Hans von Spakovsky!
Everything here is online, so you can attend from anywhere. Feel free to share these with your friends.
Tuesday, October 27 Digital Download: Snapchat for Politics Join the Leadership Institute every Tuesday for the Digital Download weekly training series and learn how digital technology is used to shape America's electoral system. In this session you will learn the must-haves to understand and use Snapchat as an activist. When: Tuesday, October 27 | 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM EDT Where: Online Cost: No Cost!
Wednesday, October 28 Introduction to Email Marketing Leadership Institute's Introduction to Email Marketing workshop is fun, a live, afternoon training that you can sign into online from anywhere in the world. You will learn how to best use your email list to advance your cause or organization, and how to write a great email, quickly and easily, every time. When: Wednesday, October 28 | 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM EDT Where: Online Cost: No Cost!
Thursday, October 29 Public Relations School Attend the Leadership Institute's Public Relations School and discover how to translate the words you want to use into a media strategy for positive coverage. You'll learn to develop the right message for your target audience, build valuable relationships with the media, and use social media to spread your message. When: Thursday, October 29 | 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM EDT Where: Online Cost: $20
Speaker Night! The National Debt is Scary, with Ross Marchand What are we at now 25, 26 trillion dollars? Tune in as Ross Marchand of the Taxpayers Protection Alliance gives an overview of the economy and argues that it is impossible to spend ourselves into prosperity. Eventually, the bill will come due. When: Thursday, October 29 | 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM EDT Where: Online Cost: No Cost!
Friday, October 30 Professional Development Series: Law school and clerk internships Join the Leadership Institute's Career Services for the Early Career Series. You'll learn from professional development trainings geared towards interns and entry-level employees. This training will teach you how to prepare for law school and how to apply for coveted clerk internships. When: Friday, October 30 | 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM EDT Where: Online Cost: No Cost!
Wednesday, November 4 Wednesday Wake-Up Club Breakfast with Eric Eggers Join the Leadership Institute for a virtual breakfast with researcher and author, Eric Eggers. He will provide election analysis, and delve into his latest book, Fraud: How the Left Plans to Steal the Next Election. When: Wednesday, November 4 | 11:00 AM -12:00 PM EST Where: Online Cost: No Cost!
Written Communications Workshop The Written Communications Workshop is intended for writers in print and online media. This workshop will teach you professional writing techniques required on Capitol Hill, for publication, and for many jobs in public policy organizations. When: Wednesday & Thursday, November 4 & 5 | 5:30 PM – 9:30 PM EST Where: Online Cost: $30 if you sign up today!
Friday, November 6 Professional Development Series: Jobs on a Campaign Join the Leadership Institute's Career Services for the Early Career Series. You'll learn from professional development trainings geared towards interns and entry-level employees. This training will teach you how to prepare for jobs on the campaign trail. When: Friday, November 6 | 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM EST Where: Online Cost: No Cost!
Tuesday, November 10 Comprehensive Fundraising Training This training is a four-for-one opportunity. You get the lessons, expertise, and materials from four famous Leadership Institute trainings, the Direct Mail School, High Dollar Fundraising School, Online Fundraising Workshop and Grant Writing Workshop all in one program. When:
Tuesday, November 10 | 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM EST
Tuesday, November 17 | 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM EST
Wednesday, November 18 | 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM EST
Tuesday, December 1 | 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM EST
Tuesday, December 15 | 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM EST
Where: Online Cost: $75 until 11/03/2020
Grant Writing Workshop In the Grant Writing Workshop, you will learn how to find a grant that is fit for your mission. After the session you will be able to craft one-page proposals, write letters of inquiry, and research & target foundations for your purpose. When: Tuesday, November 10 | 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM EST Where: Online Cost: $15 until 11/03/2020
Wednesday, November 11 Social Media Marketing This workshop will teach you how to build and implement a marketing plan with low-cost or no-cost techniques – ideal for small teams and organizations. You will leave the workshop with confidence that you can post social media content to captivate your audience and inspire them to act. When: Wednesday, November 11 | 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM EST Where: Online Cost: $10 until 11/10/2020
Student Journalism Training – Building and Growing an Online Following Join Campus Reform for the second part of the Student Journalism Series and you'll learn how to define your personal brand, maximize attention to your articles, interact with your following, and get published, paid, and perhaps national media attention. When: Wednesday, November 11 | 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM EST Where: Online Cost: No Cost!
Thursday, November 12 On-Camera Television Workshop You'll be coached through two rounds of mock interviews and receive personalized critiques and feedback on how to tailor your message better for TV. Individuals who attend the on-camera workshop receive footage of their performance. When: Thursday, November 12 | 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM EST Where: Online Cost: $50 until 11/3/2020
Post Election Breakdown with Hans Von Spakovsky Join Hans Von Spakovsky of The Heritage Foundation's Election Law Reform Initiative as he deconstructs the 2020 election. What went wrong? What went right? But best of all, Von Spakovsky will help explain what we can expect for the next four years. When: Thursday, November 12 | 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM EST Where: Online Cost: No Cost!
Friday, November 13 Professional Development Series: Jobs in Policy Join the Leadership Institute's Career Services for the Early Career Series. You'll learn from professional development trainings geared towards interns and entry-level employees. This training will teach you how to prepare for interviews and network effectively in order to advance your ability to land a policy job. When: Friday, November 13 | 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM EST Where: Online Cost: No Cost!
You can even watch Leadership Institute's pre-recorded training on your schedule and at your convenience. Click here for many pre-recorded trainings, including Get-Out-the-Vote, Future Candidate, Political Persuasion, and many more.
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Thank you, and stay well!
Carol Wehe Cocks Director of External Affairs Leadership Institute