10 Habits of Effective Advocates

10 Habits of Effective Advocates

  1. Be a good listener
     

  2. Seek partners with shared goals
     

  3. You can’t know where to start the conversation on Israel until you can prepare
     

  4. When you first meet someone, get to know who they are, not what
     

  5. Tell people what you care about and why
     

  6. Know yourself: values and identity
     

  7. Introduce Israel in terms of your own values and experiences
     

  8. Be transparent about your goals
     

  9. Frame Israel
     

  10. Not debating, but relating