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June 25, 2014 / compassioninpolitics

Life Lessons from Policy Debate

1) Competitive intelligence. Know your aff. (Know your opponents argument better than they do)

2) Offense/Defense

3) Always be Learning, Always be Improving

4) Don’t let the haters get you down. Bounce back, be resilient.

5) Know your strengths, know your weaknesses

6) Begin with the end in mind

7) Own the top level of the debate–priority & whats important. Own the impact calculous.

8) Debate is a communication activity

9) Be prepared. Be prepared.

10) Be honest

11) Support Your Partner

12) Organization is your friend.

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