How To Run For Office
About This Show
Every week, we let you hear straight from the best consultants, operatives and candidates in the game, all for one reason: to help you win. You’ll learn something new every week as you listen to campaign professionals and successful candidates reveal the secrets that help them win. If you want to win your next election, this is a must-subscribe podcast!
Most Recent Episode
Episode 32: Dr. Brian Byrd – How to Beat Incumbents
6 days ago
Important Time Stamps and Notes:
00:00 Podcast Introduction
00:25 Councilman Brian Byrd Bio
01:36 Brian Byrd’s background and how he got involved in politics
03:40 What was involved in your process of deciding to run for office?
08:55 How did the campaign impact your relationship with your wife and what role did she play in the campaign?
14:27 How did you approach building the campaign plan?
17:36 What are some of the ways that the My Campaign Coach Advanced Candidate Course helped prepare you for the campaign trail?
26:14 How did your knowledge of voter concerns, from your thousands of conversations at their doors, influence your race?
33:00 How did you approach fundraising in your race?
38:18 What were some of the big hurdles that faced you on the campaign and how did you overcome them?
47:50 What are some of the most important things for candidates to know as they’re starting their campaigns?
52:56 Podcast Closing and Outro