I couldn’t be more proud of you. That’s an excellent decision. But before you make any others yet, I want you to stop and think about this one question first.
If you can’t articulate the reason why you’ve decided to run, then you’ve already got a problem. You need a platform, a specific intention for why you want to hold public office. Don’t be vague. Know what it is you want to achieve and express it in a clear and straightforward manner. Once you have the answer to that question you’ll find a lot more success in pursuing your goals. [Read more…]