CapitalWomen’s 2021 Campaign Training Links

Below are the Zoom links for CapitalWomen’s Campaign Training on January 28th and 30th. You will need the passcodes to gain access to the sessions. Our January 14th and 16th trainings were a great success and we look forward to sharing the information wealth with even more potential candidates and campaign workers at the end of the month.

SET TWO:
Thursday, January 28th, 7 pm.-8 p.m.
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83596948239?pwd=dWsxMGVqWDlvdHlhaDM4U09UUHhwUT09
Passcode: 507894

Saturday, January 30th, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81288533643?pwd=NlhxL1lzR0oxa1lGcWQ2SEV6Q0Fldz09
Passcode: 186818

TRAINING MATERIALS
1-14-2021 Campaign Planning Presentation
1-14-2021 Zoom Chat Notes

1-16-2021 Targeting and Field Presentation
1-16-2021 Fund Raising Presentation
1-16-2021 Messaging, Mail and Social Media Presentation
1-16-2021 Zoom Chat Notes

MATERIALS FOR YOU TO REVIEW BEFORE THE SESSIONS (If you can)

Podcasts
Do Endorsements Matter?
*https://www.sundaycivics.org/episodes/episode97

Digital Organizing for Progressive Campaigns and Advocacy
https://socialmediaandpolitics.simplecast.com/episodes/digital-organizing-progressive-campaigns-advocacy-tectonica-qGs_Afzj

Identity Politics…The New Political Buzzword (?)
https://www.sundaycivics.org/episodes/episode-05

Running for office during a Pandemic
https://www.newyorker.com/podcast/political-scene/running-for-office-during-a-pandemic

What is “Progressive” to Communities of Color
https://www.sundaycivics.org/episodes/episode74

What to Do After You Lose
https://www.sundaycivics.org/episodes/episode42

When Activists Get Elected
https://www.sundaycivics.org/episodes/episode37

Who or What Determines Candidate Viability?
https://www.sundaycivics.org/episodes/episode65

Working on a Campaign
https://www.sundaycivics.org/episodes/episode30


Articles
101 Steps to Victory

https://www.ignitenational.org/how_to_run_for_office

https://sproutsocial.com/insights/social-media-for-political-campaigns/

https://hls.harvard.edu/dept/opia/a-quick-guide-to-working-on-political-campaigns/#hlsnav-the-hiring-process

Books
Winning Your Election the Wellstone Way: A Comprehensive Guide for Candidates and Campaign Workers

Run for Something: A Real-Talk Guide to Fixing the System Yourself

Campaign Boot Camp 2.0: Basic Training for Candidates, Staffers, Volunteers, and Nonprofits

The Political Campaign Desk Reference: A Guide for Campaign Managers, Professionals and Candidates Running for Office

The Campaign Manager: Running and Winning Local Elections

Winning Elections: Political Campaign Management, Strategy, and Tactics

Additional Resources
125 Black-Owned Bookstores

List of black-owned independent bookstores.