This inspiring, nonpartisan guide, written by longtime staff members of Republican and Democratic house leadership teams provides all the hard-won secrets and strategies you need to build a career in local politics or Congress, make a difference, and ascend from an internship to leadership. With practical tips on how to not only land a job but also create the foundatio for a lasting and impactful career in public service, this guide will empower anyone who feels the urge to improve this country with meaningful work.
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About the Author
AMOS SNEAD is a founding partner at S-3 Public Affairs and is a regular guest on Fox News and MSNBC. Amos is a cofounder of FamousDC.com, a daily read for Congressional staff with a monthly reach of 3.2 million. Amos got his start as a press aide for the House Energy and Commerce Committee under chairman Billy Tauzin (R-LA) and chairman Joe Barton (R-TX), then as communications director for congressman Louie Gohmert (R-TX), and later as spokesman for House Republican whip Roy Blunt (R-MO).
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Table of Contents
Introduction: Making a Difference 1
Chapter 1 Preparing for the Climb 13
Chapter 2 Taking the First Steps 21
Chapter 3 Establishing Base Camp 35
Chapter 4 Traversing Up the Hill 67
Chapter 5 Reaching the Summit 85
Chapter 6 Exploring Alternate Routes 101
Chapter 7 Staying on the Trail 121
Chapter 8 Preparing for the Next Challenge 143
Chapter 9 The Best Leadership Course in the World 161
The HILLstory Flow Chart 194
About the Authors 200