White Papers |Apr 17, 2017

Managing Government Impact: The Enterprise Playbook

The enterprise business landscape today is more complex than ever as the uncertainty and unpredictability of government action – whether regulatory, legislative, or civic – has increased. New business models have created a plethora of questions about what new regulations…

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White Papers |Apr 12, 2017

The Digital Transformation of Government Affairs

In today’s changing political and policy environment, government affairs success is in the spotlight. However, defining success in government affairs today is very different than it was a few years ago. Government affairs is all about information– who’s talking to…

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White Papers |Mar 29, 2017

Global Government Affairs in the Spotlight

A recent Wall Street Journal article highlighted 2017 as the year of uncertainty for multinational CEOs. In this piece Michael D. Watkins, a professor of leadership and organizational change at IMD Business School in Switzerland, states “2017 is going to…

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White Papers |Mar 29, 2017

Government Impact on the CFO’s Radar

From the U.S. election to the Brexit vote, the political realities that everyone took somewhat for granted have all changed. The impact of government and civic action has become more unpredictable and more complex, and CFO’s are taking notice. “CFOs…

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White Papers |Mar 06, 2017

Growing Your Network During Political Uncertainty

Shifts in political power are making it difficult for companies to know who to turn to when managing responses for public issues. As companies try to develop new relationships with stakeholders in an unpredictable political environment, executives will need innovative…

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White Papers |Jan 27, 2017

How Law Firms Deliver Better Value

Historically, corporations had larger budgets for retained counsel. However, the 2008 crisis resulted in corporations scrutinizing the cost of outsourced legal work. While the broader economy has largely recovered from the downturn, law firms are compelled to efficiently deliver value…

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White Papers |Jan 26, 2017

The Evolving Role of General Counsel (GC): From Legal Adviser to Strategic Adviser

The general counsel role has evolved from legal adviser to strategic adviser with the addition of wider responsibilities and broader oversight throughout an organization. In addition to providing legal expertise, today’s general counsel is also responsible for enterprise risk oversight,…

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White Papers |Dec 04, 2016

Regulatory Checklist: Navigating New Regulatory Uncertainty

As organizations prepare for a new administration in the White House, executives across business sectors should prepare for regulatory challenges and opportunities. The Trump administration is already proposing to reverse many of the regulations that have come from the Obama…

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White Papers |Dec 04, 2016

Managing Government Affairs: Is Your Contract Lobbyist Contributing to Your Growth?

Contract lobbyists have traditionally been a helpful resource for government affairs teams that need extra policy expertise. Whether teams lack connections in a certain state legislature, need to develop relationships with specific members of Congress, or want advice on navigating…

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White Papers |Dec 04, 2016

Public Affairs: Leveraging Uncertainty to Drive Business

As businesses wait for a new executive administration to take office, many organizations are unsure of how to prepare for a policy landscape that is likely to have less regulations, new key players, and different issue priorities in Congress. While…

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