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The Art of Politicking and Political Leadership

Why Attend

The course “The Art of Politicking and Political Leadership” provides a comprehensive exploration of the principles, strategies, and skills necessary for effective political leadership and successful navigation of the political landscape. Through a combination of theoretical insights, case studies, and practical exercises, this course aims to equip students with the knowledge and tools to understand, analyze, and excel in the world of politics. Whether aspiring politicians, campaign managers, or individuals interested in understanding the dynamics of political power, this course offers a unique opportunity to delve into the intricacies of politicking and leadership.

$ 210.30

Event Date: 23/05/2023 – 26/05/2023


Course Outlines

Module One: Introduction to Politicking and Political Leadership

  • Defining politicking and political leadership
  • Importance of politicking and political leadership in the democratic process
  • Historical and contemporary examples of effective politicking and political leadership

Module Two:  The Fundamentals of Politicking

  • Understanding political systems and structures
  • Building Relationships and coalitions
  • Communicating effectively with various stakeholders
  • Using data and analytics to inform political strategy.
  • Balancing short-term and long-term political goals

Module Three: The Art of Campaigning

  • Crafting a compelling message and platform
  • Building and managing a campaign team
  • Fundraising and managing campaign finances
  • Planning and executing campaign events and activities
  • Using digital and social media to mobilize and engage supporters

Module Four: The Skills of Political Leadership

  • Building and leading teams
  • Making difficult decisions and managing crises.
  • Communicating effectively with constituents and stakeholders.
  • Developing and implementing policy initiatives.
  • Balancing competing interests and priorities.

Module Five: The Ethics of Politicking and Political Leadership

  • Understanding and adhering to ethical standards in politics.
  • Managing conflicts of interest and maintaining transparency.
  • Addressing issues of accountability and corruption.
  • Navigating ethical dilemmas in political leadership.

Module Six: The Future of Politicking and Political Leadership

  • Trends and Challenges in contemporary politics
  • Emerging Technologies and their impact on political leadership
  • The Importance of diversity and Inclusion in political leadership
  • Opportunities for innovation and reform in political systems and structures

Module Seven: Case Studies and Best Practices in Politicking and Political Leadership

  • Case Studies of effective politicking and political leadership
  • Best Practices in politicking and political leadership
  • Innovative Approaches to politicking and political leadership

Module Eight:  Conclusion and Next Steps

  • Summary of key takeaways
  • Future Trends and Opportunities for engagement in politics
  • Resources for further learning and development in politicking and political leadership

NOTE: This course outline is just a starting point and can be adapted and customized based on the specific needs and context of the audience.

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