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How to Talk About Refugees: Don’t

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Planing to talk about refugees? Framing in terms of refugees is like framing in terms of climate change—if you’re sympathetic already then you don’t need convincing and if you aren’t sympathetic, those words don’t resonate. Immediate harm to children should be the message of choice (and is the truth). Only mention refugees so people know […]

Jan 28,2017No Comments

How to Choose Campaign Tactics That Get Results

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Question: Which of these tactics have I actually done? a) Stuff fur coat pockets with leaflets at Saks Fifth Avenue’s fur salon (fun when you’re 13) b) Initiate conversations between White House staff, congressional staff and local stakeholders, which weren’t going to happen otherwise c) Pack a congressional hearing with fishermen d) Pass a dozen […]

Nov 2,2015No Comments

How to Fund Your Program In a Price-Sensitive World

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Is money so tight that you’re receiving pre-declined credit card offers in the mail? Are you a CEO who’s been relegated to mini golf? You’re not alone. More than five years after coming out of the Great Recession, dozens of states struggle to close budget gaps. But if you want to fund research, services for […]

Oct 27,2015No Comments