Inspiring TED talk - How leaders inspire action
Through my London based friend Giedrius Ivanauskas’s inspiring facebook page Inspirisimo, I just saw one of the most inspiring TED talk’s I have seen in a while. The speaker Simon Sinek is speaking about - How leaders and companies inspire action through a model he call the Golden Circle. Basically the Golden Circle is three circles - the outer circle is WHAT, the middle circle is...
5 tips when you are chosing your internship
At Mindjumpers we love working with talented young people, so we put a lot of effort into finding candidates for internships with the right mind set for working at Mindjumpers. We don´t want our interns to be ‘just’ interns, we want them to be a part of the agency while they are there, just like any other employee. As an intern you don’t have to know exactly where you are going...
Good points on how to use Linkedin to land a Job
Mashables own Jennifer Van Grove also just known as Jbruin, went on NBC San Diego yesterday morning with Lewis Howes the author of LinkedWorking: Generating Success on Linkedin the Worlds Largest Professional Networking Website. Spend the 3 minutes watching the interview - there is certainly some basic good pointers if you want the best out of Linkedin when you are looking for a Job. View...
Getting inspired by those amazing personal stories
Giedrius Ivanauskas, a great guy working amongst other things with social media out of London, just send me a mail saying, that I should check out an inspiring page on facebook called ‘Inspirisimo’. The text in the little info box says everything ‘Sometimes we all need just a little push to move forward. So feel free to share any inspirational stories, videos or pictures just...
Integrated Marketing: FIFA World Cup 2010 & Coca...
With less than a few month to one of the big events of 2010 - The FIFA World Cup in South Africa, its interesting to see how some of the sponsors of the event are getting their sponsorship integrated in not only their own activities but also in the activities of the World Cup. So far in my opinion Coca Cola have done the most spectacular thing, it got brought to my attention by a friend on...
Seth Godin on Using New Media, New Marketing, and...
Due to different projects, I have recently been looking a bit into the use of new media and marketing when it comes to creating bestselling books. This little video from 2008 with Seth Godin, is of course not totally up to date, but I found it very inspiring and wanted to share it with you. If you have any thoughts on the subject please leave a comment.
Why I went from corporate life to entrepreneurship
Probably like so many others my Goal where to start up on my own before I turned 30 – a goal I missed! I got caught up in chasing a management career in corporate life, and for about 2 years ago I found my self in one of the largest media corporations in Denmark as Head of sales for the radio division. I liked my corporate life, I liked being part of something big, and I liked having a lot of...
There is no reason to be stressed by tasks and projects - just put one foot in...
Why you should hire people who blog
I just stumbled upon a great blog post written by Neil Perkin, the founder of Only Dead Fish, a consultancy specialising in digital content strategy, digital commercial strategy and social technologies from the UK Times are tough. The recruitment market is tough. But here are 5 reasons why employing people who blog is more important than ever: 1. They start fires. Blogging forces you to come up...
My nigtly dilemmas
It’s 7.30 pm, again another day have raced by, and I find my self sitting here with my nightly dilemma. I need to make a presentation for a new client meeting in the morning, I need to make a budget for a specific pitch coming up and I need to follow up on some tools we have started working with clearing up Rolls and responsibilities for everybody. Then in one hand I hold a twelve pages...
The feeling of being involved and listen to - WAUV
It’s hard not loving all these new possibilities of meeting people from all over the world and interacting with people you don’t know that rocks! Yesterday I wrote a blog post about Twitterlive.net on socialemailmarketing.eu, I wrote that I liked the tool but that I had a little bump along the road when I started using it. What happens next is just one of those fantastic experiences I wish...
Would having 100,000 friends on Facebook make...
In an interview with Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg, that Techcrunch posted earlier today, two interesting facts came up. More than 50% of Facebook users use the social network daily, that’s just about 175 million people, an enormous large number. From that I can’t help thinking that Zuckerbergs’ original vision for Facebook is going to be the future for Facebook, it’s becoming a platform...
Quit the wrong stuff. Stick with the right stuff. Have the guts do to one or...– The dip by Seth Godin
Why being a part of a venture can be great!
We see it every day, companies build on passion by dedicated people crashing and not rising to their potential. One of the biggest problems is often that the entrepreneur loves what his company is working with, but part of that is not structure and focus on finances. We started our company, a Copenhagen based agency for about 1,5 year ago. In October of 2009 we sold a part of our little baby...
Yet another blog - and its all mine!
Ohh yes… This is my personal blog! Which means I on this blog will write about! In general the things that interest me, the people I meet, the thoughts I get, the questions i seek answers for! Some key words: Marketing, branding, entrepreneurship, social media, humans, tech, running, traveling, thinking, innovation, challenges, media.. the list will probably grow