Best Practices

Health

Building a Healthier Workplace for Higher Performance

by Michael Robbins • October 3, 2017

At The Moak Group, we strive to deliver the greatest value to our clients at a reasonable cost. We emphasize efficiency, but never at the cost of performance. To ensure that we are always operating at our highest levels, and therefore maximizing our resources, we have implemented some small changes to our office to help […]


Networking

Networking: The Dos and Don’ts

by Jody Greene • September 29, 2017

If networking could create energy, Washington DC would be fully self-sustainable with enough reserves to hold us through at least the next solar eclipse. From face-to-face business conferences to strangers inquiring what you do at a bar, almost every interaction, especially in the District, can turn into an opportunity to expand your network. While seasoned […]


Journalists Are People Too: A Guide to Building and Maintaining Reporter Relationships

by Noah Walker • September 22, 2017

The fourth estate is just about as American as apple pie – these are the people who embody a core tenant of our First Amendment, the people who we rely on to give us unfettered access to developments in the world around us. Whether it’s a local news story of the neighborhood alley cat being […]


Collaborative and Creative: Tools to Help You Stay Productive

by Christian Lange • September 15, 2017

Here at TMG, almost every project we work on is collaborative. Whether it’s a blog post or a marketing plan, several pairs of eyes will pass over anything that we deliver to a client, even if it’s just to double check spelling and grammar. Therefore, we need to choose and implement the best tools to […]


The Agora Government & Public Affairs Marketplace: A Networking Learning Experience

by Jody Greene • September 13, 2017

Networking can be tough. The idea of starting a conversation with a person you’ve never met is intimidating, and keeping in contact with them can seem even more daunting. Luckily, events like the Agora Government & Public Affairs Marketplace give professionals the opportunity to network while learning about advancements across industries. Last week, TMG’s Fellow, […]