As professionals, much of our value is based on our access to, and mastery of information. We are masters of our craft, and our clients expect us to be on top of the latest developments both in our field as well as external factors that may impact their objectives.

It’s…

In the aftermath of yet another 50/50 election in America — this one wilder than most — Washington seems ready to continue torching the already scorched earth remnants of zero-sum politics. Many wonder how much worse can the political climate get. …

As a consultant, fundraiser, or other referral-based business, taking your work to the next level means being proactive to communicate with clients, prospective clients, and other important contacts.

We all know the importance of word of mouth marketing. According to Nielsen research, 92% of buyers trust recommendations from friends and…

Here’s some news that probably won’t shock you: Americans are stressed.

According to a recent Harris Poll on behalf of the American Psychological Association, Americans’ stress is up significantly this year. For parents with children and minorities, stress is up significantly higher.

Even as we process our own stress and…

A unified contact list to message supporters quickly is a staple of any effective digital advocacy campaign, and has been forever.

But once you build the list, when is the best time to send messages to them?

For years, conventional wisdom has held that Tuesday morning is the best time…

A global pandemic. Race riots. Economic collapse. And apparently an asteroid headed our way.

Could 2020 get any worse? Let’s try not to answer that question.

The one ingredient that makes any crisis worse is a lack of leadership. And unfortunately, we are sorely lacking in leadership today. …

Following the death of George Floyd and the ensuing protests, I’m left simply grieving for our nation, asking, “Can we be better?”

Can we fulfill the vision of America where all people are created equal and treated equally under the law?

Can our leaders call for calm, peace, healing and…

A clean, bright home office optimized for productivity

Even as the economy starts to reopen and quarantine restrictions lift, more of us are going to work not downtown, but down the hall. If you have been used to the routine of regular commutes, office banter, and dedicated workspace, this change can be a shock to the system.

But…

Living near Boulder, Colorado is great for our family for so many reasons. The weather, the friendly people, and the abundance of outdoor activities all create a great quality of life.

For me though, the most exciting part of living here has been the access to dozens of amazing startup…

Here goes nothing…

For the past 15 years, I’ve been involved in politics and technology in some form or another. While the quality of technology available to us has exploded in that time, it still feels like there are some missing pieces.

With all of the data, analytics, machine learning and digital tools…

Allen Fuller

Tech+politics. Founder Flat Creek & Datrm.in. SDG

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