What Are We Afraid Of?

Life is full of risk. Yet politicians and business executives often don’t understand why the public overestimates or underestimates risk. Why aren’t people more upset about climate change? Why do they fear illegal immigrants? Why do we need so many regulations governing the flammability of children’s pajamas?

K Street Cafe: Greatest Hits 2013

Happy holidays from K Street Cafe! We are extremely grateful for our audience – thank you for reading, tweeting and forwarding. Here is list of our most-read posts of 2013.

Mick Jagger, William Shatner and How to Create Content That Rocks

Three things you must know about making amazing content that attracts people and profits to your organization.

September 13: 10 Elements of Successful Communications in the Public Sector

On September 13, learn about the critical elements of successful communication in the public sector and the characteristics of partners who can help get you there.

Honoring Chris Battle (1968 – 2013)

It is with profound sadness that we report on the passing of Chris Battle, a partner at Adfero Group and a fixture of the Washington public affairs community. After a courageous four-year fight with kidney cancer, Chris passed away yesterday at the age of 45.

‘Most Effective’ Lobby Group in Washington?

In a new study released by APCO Worldwide, 450 policy leaders were surveyed to determine which lobby groups were perceived as the most successful in certain categories.

Upgrade Your Organization to YouTube’s One Channel Today

If your organization isn’t already on YouTube’s One Channel, now is the time to join up. One Channel just rolled out some exciting new updates for brands, making it easier than ever before to showcase content and attract subscribers.

Make the Most of Your Organization’s Fly-in

After more than six years of fly-ins, the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO) has learned a thing or two about hosting a successful meeting.

Check Yourself Before You Wreck Yourself

Today, reporters are under extreme pressure to break news. Unfortunately, this leads to their spreading false information and perhaps even influencing the outcome of events.

Operation Smile Launches Viral Campaign for World Health Day

Operation Smile and Ogilvy India teamed up to launch a viral social campaign on World Health Day to spread awareness about cleft deformity and generate donations to fund corrective surgery for children across India.