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Business & Society


Navigating Political Frontiers

  • Political actors have a strategy for your business.
  • Do you have a strategy for them?

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Political Left & Right


Making Democracy Work

  • Not just winning elections, governing

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USA & the World

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America as Catalyst

  • A flatter world requires wider vision, closer friends

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Change Coming Soon for Political Consultants

Huffington Blog Post

September 5, 2014

"In his piece "You Lose, We Win: Consultants Profit Even When Candidates Underperform," Brendan Nyhan wonders when consultants will begin to "be held accountable for their performance on Election Day." That day is not only coming, but already happening. Political consulting is maturing in the same ways as other professions."

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IStrengthening United States - Turkey Relationship

Turkey's Foreign Economic Relations Board


September 1, 2014

I enjoyed a great exchange of ideas with Turkey's Foreign Economic Relations Board - DEIK - on strengthening the United States - Turkey relationship.

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IsBusinesses Engaging Governments and Society

Course at Koc Graduate School of Business


Photo (© Kennedy) - Finding common ground with Greenpeace supporters!

September 1-2, 2014

It was wonderful to return to the Koc University Graduate School of Business to teach a course on Business - Government relations to their 55 EMBA students.  This is my third year teaching EMBA's at Koc.  I find the students highly engaging is exploring opportunities for businesses to engage with in a manner that benefits both the bottom line and society.

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GDigital Campaigning - 2012 and Beyond

CSPAN Covered Seminar

Washington DC

August 27, 2014

Great discussion on digital campaigning with senior representatives of Romney and Obama campaigns, Zac Moffatt and Michael Slaby, co-sponsored by the school I lead -  George Washington University's Graduate School of Political Management. For full CSPAN Coverage:

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IPolitical Management Students Examine Advocacy in Turkey

Article - GW Today

Photo with GSPM Students - Istanbul, Turkey

August 18, 2014

"Ms. Hunt and seven other GSPM students spent their first week of August in Istanbul, where they met with high-powered decision makers in an examination of advocacy in the Turkish Republic. The global perspectives residency is one of a series GSPM Director Mark Kennedy has led since arriving at the George Washington University in 2012. Those trips have led to the creation of a new master's program, Advocacy in the Global Environment, which includes immersion residencies similar to the stand-alone trips currently offered."

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