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Despite a Tough Cycle, Pollsters Expect Business to Boom in 2017

  • Feb 10, 2017

Public polling was excoriated last year as the misses piled up and surveyors’ methodology faced waves of scrutiny. Even some po...

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The Trump Opposition Self-Organizes

  • Feb 9, 2017

Credit Donald Trump for one achievement in his first days in office: he's created a grassroots movement faster than we’ve ever ...

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General Consultants Continue To Thrive As Digital Ascends

  • Feb 8, 2017

A majority of Republican practitioners earned their living as general consultants last cycle despite a growing push for digital...

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3 Things Politicos Can Learn From the Sports World

  • Feb 6, 2017

More so than the buzz in the air around an event like the Super Bowl, the world of elite athletes and politics have a lot in co...

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A Playbook For The Multi-Agency Pitch

  • Feb 2, 2017

Some political and public affairs consulting firms are big enough to have the resources to meet all a client’s needs in-house. ...

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The Death of Data Has Been Greatly Exaggerated

  • Feb 1, 2017

Since November, many observers have been questioning the relevance of tried-and-true campaign tactics. Consultant Mike Murphy w...

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Trump Altering Consultants’ Business Tactics

  • Jan 30, 2017

A growing number of firms are now offering their services for free as public outrage builds over President Trump’s executive ac...

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2017 Reed Award Finalists

  • Jan 30, 2017

Congratulations to the 2017 Reed Awards finalists. The winners will be announced at The Reed Awards Conference at the Aria in L...

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Why First-Time Candidates Should Hire Openly LGBT Consultants

  • Jan 26, 2017

Regardless of your personal identity or partisan leanings, running for office is a psychologically complex experience. Little a...

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Avoiding A Bad Firm Breakup

  • Jan 25, 2017

Breaking up a consulting firm is hard to do. For starters, there’s often no formal agreement governing the divvying of everythi...

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