Developing a communications strategy to advance an organization’s agenda is a complex and challenging task. There are multiple audiences and myriad communications vehicles, and aligning the audience with the message requires a strategic focus. At the center of this effort is the message. We help organizations communicate with clarity and sensitivity, by creating messages that utilize the most powerful words and the right tone.
We also help organizations to achieve consensus, both at the board and the staff level, and establish a path forward during even the most challenging circumstances.
Among the strategic services we provide are:
- Development and review of strategic plans
- Development of communications plans
- Messaging platforms
- Issue briefings
- Meeting facilitation
- Meeting summary and synthesis
“I hired Ball Consulting Group on the recommendation of a board member some 10 years ago, and it’s one of the smartest decisions I’ve ever made. David and his team work to ensure that our press and public image reflect the amazing work of JRI staff and highlight the resilience and success of the people we serve. On the rare but inevitable instances where there is the possibility of a negative or controversial story, David’s deep experience with the media and our state partners is invaluable.”