How to Avoid Catastrophe in Your Advance Work

Sockowitz, Ira
April 2008
Politics (Campaigns & Elections);Apr2008, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p39
The article offers guidelines for organizing presidential campaigns in the U.S. Panic leads to bad decision-making, so the author suggests remaining calm and being a leader. Organizers should know where the bathrooms are. Even the most powerful people in the world need to take care of bodily functions. And that need will invariably arise while candidates are at the site or in the care of advance organizers. They should also keep in mind that the audience, and usually the principal, have no idea how the event is supposed to go.


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