Category: Persuasion

Showing Members You Care

Showing Members You Care

Members are the most crucial part of the voting process. Members are supporters and supporters are the people who can be counted on. To keep members motivated, you should cater to their self-esteem and confidence so they know their role is of utmost importance. Just how can that be achieved? By showing them you care,… Read more »

Getting Voters To Commit With A “Pledge To Vote” Plan

Getting Voters To Commit With A “Pledge To Vote” Plan

Electoral candidates have used a “pledge to vote” tactic in order to get voters to commit to voting. In years past, pledges have been made when candidates walked door to door with clipboard and pamphlet in hand. They also assigned members to contact voters via telephone. The purpose of the above was to get voters… Read more »

Destroying The Get-Out-And-Vote Mythology

Destroying The Get-Out-And-Vote Mythology

In many political parties, labor unions, associations, credit unions, co-ops and condo associations, schools boards, contests, and lotteries the person in one of the organizations that’s in charge of running the election usually has to only do it once a year. Elections are only a minor piece that makes up the whole pie of what… Read more »

Bribery or Incentives for Voting: Does It Work?

Bribery or Incentives for Voting: Does It Work?

The dilemma, it is Election Day and you get out of work late and know you should go out and vote. But you are not educated on who the candidates are that are running for office or really what issues they stand for. This is a problem some if not most registered voters face. How… Read more »

Throwing Election Parties

Persuading voters is much like trying to sell a product or service. You need to believe that you can help in a substantial way, and then have the confidence will follow through. Political advertising is a great way to persuade voters who may be on the fence, but this is also your chance to snag… Read more »

Getting Your Message Out There: How to Persuade Voters

If you think back on all of the debates you have had with people, were there any that you were successful at? In order to persuade people (voters) to take your side in important issues, there is a flexible recipe for success. You’ll need to have a few pre-existing conditions and a couple of the… Read more »