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Building Blocks And Social Media Communities With LEGO – James Poulter (MDE253)

Minter Dialogue with James Poulter James Poulter is the Senior Social Media Manager at LEGO, working on strategy and innovation for the beloved group. In this interview, we discuss the LEGO mission, how that plays out in the social media strategy, what are some of the keen and key insights in using the SM effectively as…

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How Purpose Can Drive The Entrepreneurial Spirit and Success with Alex Tonelli (MDE251)

Minter Dialogue with Alex Tonelli Alex Tonelli is a serial Silicon Valley entrepreneur, having been among other ventures, co-founder of Funding Circle USA, the immensely successful peer to peer lending network. He’s now founder and CEO of Vocate, an online career centre, that looks to help college kids get jobs, filling a void in most…

Is Customer Centricity Really The Answer? Stan Phelps Says Not (MDE249)

Minter Dialogue with Stan Phelps Stan Phelps is a keynote speaker, Workshop Facilitator at PurpleGoldfish, and best-selling author (Purple Goldfish). He’s also a Forbes Contributor, faculty member on ANA’s School of Marketing and serves as an adjunct instructor at Rutgers Business School. Last but not least, Stan’s an IBM Futurist. In this conversation, Stan and…

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The Building of a Beautiful British Luxury Brand – The Bremont Story

I attended a delightful breakfast session, at Hay Hill Mayfair hosted by LikeMinds' Drew Ellis, featuring Giles English, co-founder of the British luxury watch brand, Bremont. Started in 2002, the mission of the company is to bring back high-end watchmaking to Britain. In 1800, "half of the watches sold in the world were made in Britain." Then, little…

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How To Drive Your Brand as An Artist and Entrepreneur with Loren Weisman (MDE205)

Minter Dialogue with Loren Weisman This interview is with Loren Weisman, fellow business advisor, speaker, host of the podcast, Wait What Really OK! and author of two books, The Artist’s Guide to Success and Music Business for Dummies. In this interview we look at some of the keys for artists to drive their business via…

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Building Brands With Simplicity and Surprise with Margaret Molloy, CMO at Siegel+Gale (MDE196)

Minter Dialogue with Margaret Molloy This interview is with Margaret Molloy, CMO and Head of Business Development at Siegel+Gale, a premier global strategic branding firm, part of the Omnicom Group. Margaret is a regular on lists of the most influential and most savvy marketing pros, including the top 5 most influential CMOs on Social Media…

The Strongest Reason Why CEO’s Need Purpose For Their Business

I have long been hammering on about why businesses with purpose -- with a more profound why -- will tend to win out over the long-term versus those without. With a solid northerly setting, decision-making automatically becomes easier. Time allocation becomes more obvious. Employees are motivated to go beyond the call of duty because of the mission. Stakeholders…

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Money and Meaningfulness – Are They Compatible?

These are interesting days, any way you cut it. Whether it's the latest new tech innovations, magnificent astronomical discoveries, an ever-present terrorist threat, looming election fever in multiple countries or the fear of a financial bubble bursting, everywhere one looks it seems there is excitement and engagement pitted against uncertainty and fear. For today's graduates with career aspirations and life ambitions,…