Archive for August, 2016

Drafting Federal Legislation and Amendments, 1-day course in DC, Sept. 15, 2016

Drafting Federal Legislation and Amendments, 1-day course in DC, Sept. 15, 2016

  Drafting Federal Legislation and Amendments A “how to” program for anyone who drafts federal legislation.   This course helps anyone draft, revise, and review bills and amendments, with lessons especially useful to those who review legislation, prepare reports, or draft legislation and other formal legislative documents. In this course our expert faculty explain the […]

Persuading Congress

Persuading Congress

  Persuading Congress A Practical Guide to Parlaying an Understanding of Congressional Folkways and Dynamics into Successful Advocacy on Capitol Hill By Joseph Gibson Persuading Congress is a practical book, packed with wisdom and experience. For less than the cost of a cab ride to the airport, you can learn how to stop wasting your […]

Congressional Operations Briefing: Capitol Hill Workshop – How Congress Works, in Washington, DC, September 21-23, 2016

Congressional Operations Briefing: Capitol Hill Workshop – How Congress Works, in Washington, DC, September 21-23, 2016

Congressional Operations Briefing – Capitol Hill Workshop Intensive 3-day Congressional Operations Briefing and Seminar Congressional decision-making is driven by politics, policy and process. This engaging workshop and seminar on legislative operations provides the full Capitol Hill experience as our Washington-based experts focus on these 3 P’s. They discuss the policy-making process and the legislative agenda, […]

Writing for Government and Business: Critical Thinking and Writing – 1-day course in DC, September 27, 2016

Writing for Government and Business: Critical Thinking and Writing – 1-day course in DC, September 27, 2016

Writing for Government and Business: Critical Thinking and Writing How to Compose Clear and Effective Reports, Letters, Email, and Memos This is the first course in our 2-course Word Workshop. The second course, “Writing to Persuade,” is available as a custom, on-site training program. Do you need to improve your writing skills? This intensive one-day […]

Custom, On-Site Training from TheCapitol.Net

Custom, On-Site Training from TheCapitol.Net

Custom, On-Site Training from TheCapitol.Net All of our programs and any combination of their topics can be tailored for on-site training for your organization. Our training and publications include congressional operations, legislative and budget process, communication and advocacy, media and public relations, testifying before Congress, research skills, legislative drafting, critical thinking and writing, and more: […]

Media Relations for the Public Affairs Professional, a Seven-Course Series on CD

Media Relations for the Public Affairs Professional, a Seven-Course Series on CD

A Capitol Learning Audio CourseTM This seven course series gives public and governmental affairs professionals from agencies, associations, corporations, nonprofits, and congressional offices an in-depth look at and review of the major aspects of media relations. Also perfect for novices who want a solid introduction to public affairs. Seven audio courses on CD covering media […]

Congressional Operations Briefing: Capitol Hill Workshop – How Congress Works, in Washington, DC, September 21-23, 2016

Congressional Operations Briefing: Capitol Hill Workshop – How Congress Works, in Washington, DC, September 21-23, 2016

Congressional Operations Briefing – Capitol Hill Workshop Intensive 3-day Congressional Operations Briefing and Seminar Congressional decision-making is driven by politics, policy and process. This engaging workshop and seminar on legislative operations provides the full Capitol Hill experience as our Washington-based experts focus on these 3 P’s. They discuss the policy-making process and the legislative agenda, […]

Congressional Directory 2016

Congressional Directory 2016

  Congressional Directory 2016 114th Congress, 2nd Session This comprehensive directory lists members of the US Senate and House of Representatives, complete with color photos and a fold-out map of Capitol Hill. The 2016 Congressional Directory is wire-spiral bound for flat-fold reference and durability.   Member photos in full color Wire-spiral binding for easy, lay-flat […]

Preparing and Delivering Congressional Testimony and Oral Presentations, Five-Courses on CD

Preparing and Delivering Congressional Testimony and Oral Presentations, Five-Courses on CD

A Capitol Learning Audio CourseTM This five-session course gives you a comprehensive look at preparing and delivering oral presentations and testimony before Congress. Five audio courses on CD covering oral presentations and Congressional testimony: Tips, Tactics & Techniques for Writing Congressional Testimony Effectively Using Persuasion in Your Oral Presentations Preparing for Congressional Oversight and Investigation […]

Popular with Visitors

Popular with Visitors

These items have been popular with our recent web visitors. See our web site for our original list of children’s books about Washington, DC. Mission Washington, D.C.: A Scavenger Hunt Adventure (For Kids) . . . . Kid’s Guide to Washington, DC (Kid’s Guides Series) . . . . Marshall, the Courthouse Mouse: A Tail […]