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Dana Severson

Minneapolis & SF
As seen in:  Inc.

Marketing @Promoter_io Cofounder @StartupsSpeak. Founder @NotDickinaBox. Former CEO of Wahooly. AngelPad '13. Writer @Inc and @PandoDaily

6 Unique Marketing Ideas to Spark Your Creativity

inc.com — So I have this friend, he's an attorney, a business-litigation attorney to be exact. For some reason, whenever I have a legal question, no matter if it's business or personal, I ask him for advice.

Your company isn't sexy anymore: what can you do?

linkedin.com — Yesterday I spoke to a group of Rackspace employees in Sydney, Australia. Afterward an employee (we call ourselves "Rackers") came up to me and said: "The press doesn't care about us anymore. Many didn't even talk about our new partnership with Amazon in their wrapups after the Amazon Web Services conference."

The time is right: 5 reasons why we need a European Startup Visa now

linkedin.com — From Tech.eu: Editor's note: this is a guest post penned by Joséphine Goubetogether with Daniel Lizio-Katzen, Director of Partnerships and CEO at Migreat, respectively. Despite recent strides, it's generally accepted that Europe's entrepreneurs have a long way to go before they can compete on equal footing with Silicon Valley's founders.
Oct 27, 2015

RT @Maria1Naranjo: «The time is right: 5 reasons why we need a European Startup Visa now» by @robinwauters linkedin.com/pulse/time-rig…

European tech companies create new EU lobbying group, headed by Skype co-founder Niklas Zennström

linkedin.com — From Tech.eu: Today sees the launch of the European Tech Alliance, which aims to represent Europe's technology 'scale-ups' to influence policymaking at EU governments and institutions. Headed by Skype co-founder Niklas Zennström, now the founder and CEO of VC firm Atomico, the brand new lobbying group intends to "share their experience of building their businesses in Europe with policymakers" and "contribute to the Commission's Digital Single Market strategy ".
Oct 27, 2015

RT @FauEmma: "European tech companies create new EU lobbying group, headed by Skype co-founder Niklas Zennström" by @robinwauters linkedin.com/pulse/european…

Obama's E-Legacy

Guided Goals Podcast #1: Branding with Tara Coomans

linkedin.com — Are you working on branding your business? Do you have a project in need of an identity? Want to stand out from the crowd? Tara Coomans is a digital branding and marketing strategist and founder of Poodle Mafia , a company with a focus on startups, movements, and personalities, and offers tips for branding on the Guided Goals Podcast.
Oct 27, 2015

"Guided Goals Podcast #1: Branding with @TaraCoomans" by @writeononline on @LinkedIn linkedin.com/pulse/guided-g…

Why my blogging strategy keeps changing

linkedin.com — Back in early February, I wrote a blog post that created a tiny stir in my journalism circle. It was about how news is getting more "mobile." And by "mobile" I don't only mean smart phones (although, they are massively relevant to what's happening), I mean that news organizations are now having to abandon their websites, package up their stories and editorial sections, throw them in rucksack and move - no run!


linkedin.com — In 1819, the Aetna (Fire) Insurance Co., the predecessor of today's Aetna Inc., opened for business in "the insurance capital of the world", Hartford, Connecticut. Its name was derived from Sicily's volcanic Mount Etna which "though surrounded by flame and smoke is itself never consumed."

Two reasons it's harder to find a job the longer you're unemployed

Oct 27, 2015

"Two reasons it's harder to find a job the longer you're unemployed" by @stlbizjdwyer on @LinkedIn linkedin.com/pulse/two-reas…

South Africa’s Puppet Nation ZA Nominated for an International Emmy Award

linkedin.com — CAPE TOWN - Puppet Nation ZA, the South African satirical comedy program that was originally denied access to television, has just been nominated for the 2015 International Emmy Awards. The show has been nominated for Best TV Comedy and will compete with shows from Brazil, France, Colombia and Canada at the ceremony in New York on 23rd November.
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