Author: Izaak

Neighborhood Political Advocacy with Joe Patterson

http://traffic.libsyn.com/grandoldpodcastshow/NEW_EDIT__gop_s2_e2.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS In this episode, Izaak interviews Joe Patterson. Joe is the former Executive Director of The Lincoln Club of Northern California and is currently the Executive Director for the California Gaming Association. The topic they will be discussing is political advocacy in your neighborhood and how you can affect change in your community on local issues. They discuss this topic by covering a specific issue that Joe Patterson directly faced. In his town of Rocklin CA, a psychiatric hospital was being proposed to be built close...

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Young Women in the Professional Landscape with Sarah Storelli

http://traffic.libsyn.com/grandoldpodcastshow/gop_s2_02.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS In this episode, Izaak’s guest is Sarah Storelli. Sarah is a young corporate professional who works in the tech industry, but who also is an elected member to the San Francisco Central Committee. Izaak and Sarah discuss the current landscape for millennial women in the corporate world. Sarah discusses what her experience has been like and tips for young women to succeed in the corporate industry. Sarah states that an important factor to consider is finding a mentor in your field to help guide you...

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RNC Convention Recap and New Season Preview

http://traffic.libsyn.com/grandoldpodcastshow/gop_s2_ep1.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSIn this episode, Izaak welcomes you back to the new upcoming  season of The Grand Old Podcast. Before he talks about the upcoming season, Izaak shares a recap of his time at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio. He talks about his role with the RNC Digital Team and his experience on the floor of the convention center. Click here to see an example of some of the content that the RNC Digital Team produced. Izaak talks about the great episodes lined up for this upcoming...

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Get Elected To Office #1: Chuck Page, Former Saratoga Mayor

http://traffic.libsyn.com/grandoldpodcastshow/gop_GE1_FINAL.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSThis is the first episode of a new series, the Get Elected To Office Series, this series will feature current and former Elected Officials where they will give their insights and takeaways on running for office and being a competent elected official. In this episode, Chuck Page, former Mayor of and Councilman of Saratoga. Chuck gives his insights on running for office and lessons learned. Chuck’s main insights are: 1. Have your communications ready when absentee ballots go out most voters vote by absentee so it’s...

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Campaign Strategy #1: Passive Listening with Michael Escoto

http://traffic.libsyn.com/grandoldpodcastshow/gop_cs1_FINAL.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS This is the first episode of the Campaign Strategy segment of the podcast. These episodes will feature top political and campaign professionals talking about the latest strategies and tactics being used in campaigns and political advocacy today. This episode features Michael Escoto who is a digital campaign expert who has worked with the Republican National Committee. He is the Digital Senior Consultant for the National Republican Congressional Committee. In this episode, Michael talks about passive listening and how it will be used in regards to...

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