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4 Haunting Online Public and Stakeholder Engagement Mistakes

Public and private sector organizations rely on feedback from the public and key stakeholders to make more effective decisions and reduce risk. As people increasingly conduct more of their lives online – from ride-sharing to online banking,

Effective Online Consultation on Home-Sharing & Short-term Rentals

The rise of AirBnb, HomeAway, VRBO and other similar platforms has brought the pros and cons of home-sharing and short-term rentals (STRs) to the forefront. With revenue from vacation rentals in the United States amounting to $13

PlaceSpeak at the International Identity Summit

In September 2018, PlaceSpeak participated in the International Identity Summit, an event which connects Identity and Access Management leaders and innovators from around the world to share perspectives and identify strategic opportunities, with the potential to

In Conversation With: Mario Canseco

Each month, PlaceSpeak presents a Q&A with experts in public engagement and civic technology. This month, we spoke with Mario Canseco, the President of Research Co. Mario has analyzed and conducted public opinion research for more than

We Shouldn’t (and No Longer Need To) Trade Privacy for Public Input

This is a guest blog post by Tamara Little, founder and owner of Coast Communications and Public Affairs Remember the good old days – a few months ago even – when project proponents and governments thought