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“Everybody is gonna find out everything. By doing research on your own candidate, you're going to identify possible lines of attack that your opponent is going to use. And you c...

Jun 26, 2019

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Opposition research is one of the most important parts of running a political campaign. Whether you’re using it to highlight your opponent’s ideological inconsistencies or revea...

Jun 26, 2019

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Understanding how inflation works is crucial to understanding the ebbs and flows of the global economy. There are two primary types of inflation: cost-push inflation and demand-...

Jun 25, 2019

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Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is one of the core measurements in determining the economic health of a country. There are two different types of GDP: real GDP and nominal GDP. Und...

Jun 25, 2019

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“We have this long period, this long, flat stretch of a pretty equal society. That’s the America I grew up in. Then woof, it takes off, starting in the late 70s....more and more...

Jun 25, 2019

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Political campaigns are huge logistical operations requiring large staffs and an organized hierarchy. If you’re thinking about entering the world of politics professionally, it’...

Jun 24, 2019

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Political campaigns rely on a cohesive campaign strategy and core message in order to attract potential voters and appeal to their target audience. Whether a candidate is a Repu...

Jun 18, 2019

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What gets us out of bed in the morning? What gets us to work? What gets us to do our hobbies? There are many theories of motivation, and one popular theory is called self-determ...

Jun 14, 2019

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What gets us out of bed in the morning? What gets us to work? What gets us to do our hobbies? There are many theories of motivation, and one popular theory is called self-determ...

Jun 14, 2019

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