KB’s Top 5 Fundraising Mantras: #4 – Details = Dollars

Today I continue to count down my top five fundraising “mantras,” highlighting the five tips that I find absolutely essential to fundraising success.  While working with candidates and fundraising staffs, I often find myself repeating these five tips so often that they have become ‘mantra’-like. Though there are certainly many tips that are important to remember, these are the few I find myself...
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I Went to Chicago to Discover the Future of the GOP

I have reached my limit. I can’t possibly read one more word opining on the impending implosion of the Republican party, the conservative movement or, apparently, free democratic government. If you are looking for yet another article assessing the pre-apocalyptic GOP… this is not it. The weeping, moaning and gnashing of teeth can be heard throughout the media, the blogosphere and the op-ed...
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Wash Post: Tortilla Coast – Congress’s power restaurant w/ extra cheese

This article from yesterday’s Washington Post was interesting not only due to its fundraising implications but also for the unassuming honesty from many people in “the know” about how DC works. I hold many events at Tortilla Coast because it is economical (compared with other DC restaurants bar none) and because it remains the most convenient location. Also, great quotes from...
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KB’s Top 5 Fundraising Mantras: #5 — Remove the Excuses

Over the next few weeks, I’ll be exploring the topic of  successful fundraising strategies by cataloguing my top tips, or “fundraising mantras.”  These are the little bits of advice that I believe are essential to successful fundraising, so essential that I find myself repeating them often to myself, clients, potential candidates, people in the elevator, the Starbucks...
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Blogging about Fundraising and Federal Politics… you’ve been warned.

Thanks for joining me here at my blog at KBStrategic.com. I hope to make this blog a space where I post relevant fundraising insights, tips and advice as well as share breaking news about political fundraising, federal finance reporting, campaign updates… and of course shameless plugs for my clients.  Also shameless plugs for people I just happen to like. In the interest of full...
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