August, 2012

21 August 2012 ~ 9 Comments

Celebrating the 1st year of PTW

I launched Plan to Win in August 2011 with big ideas, minimal resources, and not a lot of precedent. It’s been a big year of personal learning while I’ve established this new project and I really hope others have found it beneficial too! I thought it would be good to look back over what’s been […]

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15 August 2012 ~ 0 Comments

MCN September: Fundraising

Campaigning takes resources! How can campaigns build a sustainable financial base? And how does fundraising integrate with other aspects of campaigning and building an active supporter base? Join us for a very practical session – which will also engage your creativity and broaden your view of fundraising.  Includes: Sarah Johnson, an experienced fundraiser and campaigner […]

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15 August 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Navigating the changing media

Last Thursday’s Melbourne Campaigners’ Network event focused on the Future of Media – the ways the media is changing, and the impact on campaigns. One of the best aspects of the session was hearing from two sides of the issues: a journalist’s and a campaigner’s perspective. Stephen Drill, Herald Sun journalist, talked about the way journalism […]

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08 August 2012 ~ 2 Comments

Recommended reading from your local friendly anarchists

Plan to Win had a stall at the Melbourne Anarchist Bookfair on Saturday 4 August. It was a lovely day at the Abbotsford Convent, with a big crowd turning out and a bunch of activity. Last year I ran a workshop (see the follow up article Limits to Consensus?) but this year I really enjoyed […]

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