Holidays and Campaigns – Three Suggestions

The end of the year is usually a quiet time for political campaigns, but smart candidates use this time prepare for the New Year. Here's three tips to keep your campaign focused and productive through the holidays. Read more

Kelly on December 23, 2013

in Field, Fundraising, Management, Metrics, Plans, Pro Tips

Asking for Money

Raising money for a political campaign is always difficult. Asking donors to give is not something many candidates enjoy, but it is something all need to do. How you approach fundraising and your attitude greatly affect your chances of success. Read more

Kelly on December 4, 2013

in Fundraising, Making the Ask

Political Fundraising Events: Five Mistakes to Avoid

Political fundraising events can be incredibly effective, if they are planned correctly. If not, they can be lonely, embarrassing and even ruin your fundraising plans. Here are five common mistakes we've seen through the years that every candidate should avoid. Read more

Kelly on December 3, 2013

in Events, Fundraising

How to Run a Political Campaign

Running for office is a big deal and should be done right. There's a popular belief anyone can manage a political campaign. While technically true, there is a difference between doing something and doing it well. How will you learn how to run your campaign like an experienced professional? Read more

Kelly on November 8, 2013

in Campaigns, Management

GetElected Is Hiring!

GetElected is hiring. We’re growing fast and are looking for experienced, motivated, fun (we want to like working with you), driven individuals who care about political campaigns and empowering citizens to make a difference. Specifically, we’re looking for a Chief Technology Officer, a Vice President of Sales, and a Manager of Content and User Experience. […] Read more

Kelly on November 4, 2013

in GetElected, Jobs

Welcome to GetElected!

GetElected is the only comprehensive online training tool and resource for candidates to start, run and win campaigns at any level. It is our goal to empower engaged citizens who want to make a difference by teaching them the skills they need to run for office. Read more

Kelly on November 1, 2013

in Fundraising