Now this something lots of politicians do not do and it is something you must do if only you want to retain the love of the masses and stay relevant after the polls. You’ve done a very good campaign, you’ve won the love of the masses and now you’ve won. Take a moment to appreciate all those who have made the success possible. The point is that even those who went for the opposition will get an appreciation message, and this will only go a long way in winning you more lovers and in the long run make your tenure a success.
2. CARRY PEOPLE ALONG ON FULFILLED CAMPAIGN PROMISES:
Believe me, this is very important. It is something I think many politicians, if not all aren’t doing. When you start doing those things you promised to do, let the people know you are doing it. The reason been that they might not really notice how the things you are doing relates to your campaign promises, but you can open their eyes to see it. It helps keep you loved and if at all you are vying for another political position in the future you can be sure you’ve got their backing.
3. APOLOGISE FOR THINGS YOU ARE NOT DOING RIGHT AND EXPLAIN DELAYS :
Nothing irks people more than to see that a person is not carrying out his responsibilities and he’s equally not showing remorse about that. If because of some unavoidable difficulties you cannot come through on one or more of your promises, it will be the best of ideas to let the masses know and communicate with them the reason for this. Or maybe you have to pay some persons their wages and has not as at when due, an SMS to explain to these ones the reason for the delay and when they should be expecting it will be great. It makes them trust you more as they see you are ready to take responsibility.
4. GET WHAT THE PEOPLE WANT FROM YOU FIRSTHAND:
Bulk SMS can be a way of asking the masses what they really want your office to do for them. With the response, you can even segregate the needs based on the geographical location and then follow through on each one of them. Believe me; people are going to love you for this.
5. GENERAL GOODWILL MESSAGES: People have to believe you are not just interested in their votes, but you also notice them as individuals and care deeply about them. During holidays, you can take a moment to send them goodwill messages that shows you do care. You keep yourself relevant and also you win the trust of the masses which will keep you in good stead for the future you will agree. So it’s a win-win situation.
In the area of politics, bulk SMS affords you the opportunity to give more, get more and gain more in areas other conventional means won’t. And always remember that it only becomes a competition when you are doing the same thing as the other person, but when you do something that is special, you stand out.
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