Looking Ahead, 2018 Promises More Good in the World

Intelligence, artificial and otherwise, is on the rise. So too is space exploration. Polio (and possibly cancer) are on the decline. And contrary to what my many democratic friends were clamoring just over a year ago, we have yet to enter into an apocalyptic fall-out. In fact, one could make a case that we’re far [...]

By | 2018-02-16T20:26:59+00:00 February 16th, 2018|Business Trends and Insights, Nathan Sproul|Comments Off on Looking Ahead, 2018 Promises More Good in the World

Does Our Tech Know Too Much About Us?

I always have to explain to my smartwatch that I do my cardio a little later on Sundays. It’s humorous, but also creepy. Technology has benefited us in tremendous ways, from monitoring our health to facilitating communication with loved ones. On the other hand, technology has also given companies and devices incredible access into our [...]

By | 2018-02-09T17:20:28+00:00 February 9th, 2018|Business Trends and Insights, Nathan Sproul|Comments Off on Does Our Tech Know Too Much About Us?

Why Word of Mouth Matters in the Consulting Business

No matter what type of consulting services you offer and what industry you specialize in, there’s one marketing tactic that applies to all: the power of the word of mouth. Advertising in magazines or on television, investing in digital ads, and social media outreach all have merit, of course. But when positioning yourself as a [...]

By | 2017-11-01T17:00:38+00:00 October 2nd, 2017|Business Trends and Insights, Lincoln Strategy Group, Nathan Sproul|Comments Off on Why Word of Mouth Matters in the Consulting Business

Celebrating Lincoln Strategy Group & Principal for a Day

I'm very proud of my colleagues at Lincoln Strategy Group, especially Meghan Cox, for their involvement in The Principal For a Day program at Loma Linda Elementary School in Phoenix this Spring. The 25-year-old program was reinstated in March of 2017, giving the opportunity for local businesses and schools to form "relationships that serve to foster future [...]

By | 2017-06-23T13:03:14+00:00 June 9th, 2017|Lincoln Strategy Group, Nathan Sproul|Comments Off on Celebrating Lincoln Strategy Group & Principal for a Day

For Better Productivity, Put Quality of Life First

Americans have incredible work ethic. Culturally, we pride ourselves on our grit and productivity, and for centuries we’ve worked ourselves up mountains and back to the entire world’s benefit. As a result, we’ve accomplished extraordinary feats and ushered in countless innovations, from the airplane to the Internet. If your father ever told you that as [...]

By | 2017-06-23T13:03:21+00:00 May 19th, 2017|Business Trends and Insights, Motivation, Nathan Sproul|Comments Off on For Better Productivity, Put Quality of Life First

The Politics of Personal Destruction

Politics can be frustrating. This, I know from personal experience, and anyone who has followed U.S. politics—especially in the last two years—is likely to agree. It’s frustrating because for many of us, politics are personal. So when politicians make promises they don’t keep, or do things we feel will damage our great nation, we sometimes [...]

By | 2017-05-09T19:03:59+00:00 May 9th, 2017|Lincoln Strategy Group, Nathan Sproul, Political Analysis|Comments Off on The Politics of Personal Destruction

Lincoln Strategy Group Is a Proud Sponsor of Autism Banquet

Lincoln Strategy Group is a proud sponsor of the Southwest Autism Research & Resource Center (SARRC). We thank SARRC for an amazing community breakfast and for being a continued support and resource for our families as many of us have loved ones that are impacted by Autism. Our company congratulates SARRC on their 20 years [...]

By | 2017-05-03T13:54:58+00:00 May 3rd, 2017|Lincoln Strategy Group, Nathan Sproul|Comments Off on Lincoln Strategy Group Is a Proud Sponsor of Autism Banquet

Nathan Sproul on Being an Entrepreneur and Why the Internet Is Bad for Politics

In a recent interview with IdeaMensch, Nathan Sproul candidly answers questions about the lessons he's learned as an entrepreneur and industry trends he's following closely. Here, some excerpts. On the origins of his company Lincoln Strategy Group:  Politics and government has always been a passion of mine. From my youth, conversations around the dinner table usually [...]

By | 2017-05-03T14:44:46+00:00 April 17th, 2017|Lincoln Strategy Group, Nathan Sproul|Comments Off on Nathan Sproul on Being an Entrepreneur and Why the Internet Is Bad for Politics

5 Important Facts about Business Regulation

American businesses are worried about regulation more than ever before. According to a recent Deloitte survey, as told by Fortune in their fascinating cover story about red tape, American CFOs believe burdensome regulations to be the biggest threat to business behind a possible recession.

By | 2017-02-17T11:39:38+00:00 December 23rd, 2016|Business Trends and Insights, Nathan Sproul, Politics 101|Comments Off on 5 Important Facts about Business Regulation

Lincoln Strategy Group Recognized for Award Winning Campaigns

For 13 years, Lincoln Strategy Group (LSG) has been offering our clients customized solutions for their corporate public affairs and public relations' needs. Our strategies to meet those needs may include anything from creating a campaign management plan with a quantifiable impact to outlining a crisis communication program with winning messages that sway opinion. My [...]

By | 2016-11-16T20:16:25+00:00 November 10th, 2016|Business Trends and Insights, Nathan Sproul|Comments Off on Lincoln Strategy Group Recognized for Award Winning Campaigns