Strategizing and Crafting an Effective Advocacy Message

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This advocacy skills training webinar is the first of a four-part series hosted by Consumer Voice. In this webinar, the subject of nursing home staffing will be used to teach participants how to develop a strategy around an issue and then choose key points about the issue to create an effective advocacy message. Methods of tailoring those key points to a particular audience will also be addressed.

The session will include:

  • How to use a “strategy chart”
  • Identifying the right decision maker for your message
  • Describing why the issue is important to the decision maker
  • Supporting your message using data and real examples
  • Making the “ask”

The subsequent webinar of the advoacy skills series are as follows:

Delivering Your Message in Person: The Nuts and Bolts of Meeting with a Key Decision Maker, April 30
Delivering Your Message: Utilizing Both Traditional Approaches and Social Media, June 30
How to Grow, Support, and Activate Your Network, August 27

Thursday, February 12, 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm EST
National Consumer Voice for Quality Long-Term Care
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