Communications & Public Affairs - Effective advocacy always incorporates carefully crafted communications and public affairs strategies. Impactful public affairs is more than helping with the development of press releases and quotes. It is a comprehensive strategy aimed at addressing public perceptions, media relations, and internal message discipline aimed at protecting and promoting an accurate and honest view of the great work you do.
Relationship Building - The Capitol Advisors team utilizes their decades of experience in the education community, elective offices, service on legislative and agency staffs, and senior positions at every level of government. Our vast experience positions us to help you build lasting and credible relationships with key decision-makers.
Coalition Building - Members of our team are well known for effective, creative coalition building that can often bring together seemingly divergent groups to support a common purpose. The objective is to bring together influential, like-minded individuals and organizations that will help advance a position. The same kinds of skills used to bring groups together in building support may sometimes be just as crucial as a means to neutralize opposition on your behalf. Our long experience with numerous trade associations, education groups and organizations that cut across multiple sectors create limitless potential for ally development.
Crisis Management - No individual or organization is immune from public crisis shaped by misperception or facts that have been bent beyond recognition. In times of crisis, clients need the wisdom of an objective, calm perspective that contributes to sensible strategies to navigate away from the crisis and on to the important mission you serve.