Where to begin when campaigning to change something or get elected is difficult.

Listen to Lynton Crosby, the brain behind successful election campaigns for the Conservatives, talk about what makes an effective campaign:

If you want to find out about practical strategy and what you should be ticking off your list then these are very useful:

How to Win Campaignscampaigns

This treasure chest of practical advice for winning campaigns will have you getting passionate about strategies in no time. Whether you want to get elected or win support for a hot topic you feel strongly about this book is one that will come in handy over the years.

youngpeopleinpoliticstoryboyToryBoy the Movie [DVD]

If you ever wondered what it was like to stand as a candidate in the General Election you can watch Conservative candidate John Walsh’s experience standing for the Middlesbrough seat. He offers a very candid documentary of his experience with all the highs and more frequent lows. Watch the trailer here.

youngpeopleinpoliticspoliticiansSo You Want To Be A Politician

If you want to know how to put together a good campaign to run for office at any level then this is a comprehensive overview to help you navigate towards a winning election. This will help you to engage with people and let them know that you are on their side. A great book to keep on your bookshelf.