Pick the Position

You can’t just assume a political position. That’s a good thing. You will benefit most from picking your position as a result of careful research and of carefully building a knowledge base that proves you know what you are talking about. The position for which you are announcing a campaign must be the right match for you, your skills, and your knowledge.

In Chapter 2, you discovered that your passions have led you to several possible positions. In this chapter, you’ll work on narrowing the list of positions to the one office for which you want to run and to conduct a campaign to win. If you are thinking, “I’ve already decided ...

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