KB’s Top 5 Fundraising Mantra’s: #1 – Make The Ask!

Now we come to #1 in my “Top Five Fundraising Mantras,” my ongoing series to highlight the five pointers I find 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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Watch the Clip: KB on Obamacare/Millenials (FoxNews)

Click here to see the video from my FoxNews Appearance on Sunday, December 8 2013


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Millenials’ Opinion on Obama (and ObamaCare) Souring

Frankly, I’m surprised it’s taken this long. A poll from earlier this week, conducted by Harvard University, shows that 57 percent of young people disapprove of Obamacare and 47 percent say they would ‘recall’ Obama if they could.  What’s happening here? How could the very generation that catapulted President Obama to the Presidency TWICE with record turnout and intense...
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My Post on Campaigns & Elections Blog: “In Fundraising, the Kickoff Matters”

Crossposted from Campaign & Elections Magazine’s Blog – “Campaign Insider” on Monday, December 2nd   In fundraising, the kickoff matters by Kirsten Borman / Dec 02 2013 At the launch of a campaign, fundraising probably isn’t the first thing on a candidate’s mind, but it should be. Sure, it’s a hectic, confusing time. And most candidates know that they must raise...
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KB’s Top 5 Fundraising Mantras: #2 – There are two types of people in this world…

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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