Is your database holding you back from reaching your advocacy goals? Cleaning up or re-establishing your database can be a challenge – but it’s also crucial to your success. Join us to learn how to manage and maintain an advocacy database that will set you up for legislative victories. This program is eligible for 1 Grassroots specialization credit toward the Certificate in PAC & Grassroots Management, 1 Specialization credit toward the Certificate in Government Relations and Lobbying and 1 Elective credit toward the Certificate in Public Affairs Management.
Public Affairs teams are busier than ever. They often must manage multiple issue and advocacy campaigns while working collaboratively across departments and projects. Reconciling differences and breaking down internal silos can be difficult – but they are integral to success. Join us to learn specific project and people management tools that will help you fine-tune your public affairs function, improve communication with your teams and keep projects on track.
The highly awaited COVID-19 vaccine rollout is here, but what does this mean for employers and staff? In the weeks and months ahead, many staff will inquire about the vaccine and their health, the health of their colleagues and the eventual transition back into physical office spaces. Join us for a conversation on how to effectively navigate these discussions. This program is eligible for 1 Elective credit toward the Certificate in PAC & Grassroots Management, 1 Specialization credit toward the Certificate in Government Relations and Lobbying and 1 Elective credit toward the Certificate in Public Affairs Management.
Apr 06 - Apr 07
A must-attend event for senior executives from top companies, associations, nonprofits and consultancies. It features high-level presentations and discussions about politics, business strategy and emerging issues in the public affairs profession. This program is eligible for 2 elective credits toward the Certificate in Public Affairs Management.
Interested in learning how to grow your professional credentials with the Council? Tune in to learn more about our professional certifications in PAC & Grassroots Management, Public Affairs Management, and Government Relations & Lobbying.
Silos are easy. Coordination is hard. While you’re doing the on-the-ground and behind-the-scenes policy work, your communications department is often tasked with sharing your story with the public. How can you improve coordination to ensure unity in external messaging? If you’re looking for ways to create better flow so your messaging to all stakeholders carries maximum value, our experts have you covered!
Even during social distancing, hearings remain a focal point of the legislative process. Whether in-person or virtual, providing testimony is an essential part of any state advocacy toolkit. Join us to strengthen your understanding of the ins and outs of hearings. Experts will also share key components of compelling testimonies, including when delivering the message directly or preparing a volunteer advocate. This program is eligible for 1 Specialization credit towards the Certificate in Government Relations and Lobbying.