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

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

Technology and the Future of American Politics

Journalists and commentators have announced that a “new era is beginning” for American politics. But what, exactly, does that mean? Well, of course, the answer to that question depends on whom you ask. Here, some predictions from around the web. New Media Will Replace Old Media In 2010, Americans arrived at a media-consumption tipping point. [...]

By | 2016-10-13T15:29:18+00:00 August 20th, 2016|Industry News and Research, Nathan Sproul|Comments Off on Technology and the Future of American Politics

How Boomers and Millennials Get Political News

There is a certain dichotomy that exists between the Baby Boomers and today’s Millennials, and it’s not just their age or their music genre of choice. As new and emerging technologies elbow their way into the marketplace, we’re presented with sleek and seamless modern means of staying connected to our friends, posting photos of our [...]

By | 2016-10-12T21:12:30+00:00 July 8th, 2016|Industry News and Research|Comments Off on How Boomers and Millennials Get Political News

The Language of Political Speeches

Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University conducted a readability analysis of presidential candidate speeches, finding most candidates using words and grammar typical of students in junior high school (grades six through eight). The analysis took place before the race had been narrowed down to two candidates. The researches performed a historical review of speeches given by [...]

By | 2016-10-13T15:26:41+00:00 July 8th, 2016|Industry News and Research|Comments Off on The Language of Political Speeches

Americans Believe Civility Is in Decline

Do you believe civility in America is on the decline? Before you answer, go to your Facebook page and see what people are saying about the latest hot-button issue. Disagreements between different individuals will always be a given, but that does not mean people cannot still be civil to one another. Civility in General According to a [...]

By | 2016-10-12T20:59:51+00:00 June 30th, 2016|Industry News and Research|Comments Off on Americans Believe Civility Is in Decline