Ready to Run: Why the GOP Needs More Women Running for Office

Over the past few months I’ve had the pleasure of traveling the country as one of the instructors in the RNC’s “Blackboard to Blacktop: Ready to Run” training sessions. During these day-long sessions, potential candidates heard from a variety of speakers on the topics that are essential to running for office: Fundraising, Grassroots, Communications, Social Media, etc....
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KB’s Top 5 Fundraising Mantras: #3 – There is No Magic Fix

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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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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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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Upcoming Fundraising Seminars – RNC’s “Getting Ready to Run”

I’m excited to be a part of the RNC’s “Blackboard to Blacktop: Getting Ready to Run” training sessions happening across the country this Fall. I will be leading sessions training these impressive Republican women in the basics of fundraising for a campaign.


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