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5 Questions with Mollie Young

Jul 28, 2015

Mollie Young is the co-founder of Nametag International, and she is the presenter at MNAMA's August 11 event. Here she answers five of our questions about the brand naming process while providing insight into Nametag International's knowledgeable approach to this evolving field.

Respect: What it Means for Your Brand

Jul 09, 2015

Early on in my career as a manager, I sat down with my boss and began complaining to her: “I think that some of the people on my team don’t like me.” She responded by giving me some of the most thoughtful advice that I have ever received: “It doesn’t really matter if they like you or not,” she said. “What matters is whether they respect you.” This advice popped into my head again recently as I w

What's Trending this Year in Marketing

Apr 04, 2015

 To be a good marketer, the key is to never stop learning. We live in a digital world where things happen fast and staying current is crucial for many professions, especially marketing. So what are some of the biggest trends and marketing you need to be aware of? You’re in luck, because we’re giving you the inside scoop on what’s hot this year.   Good Content: In a recent poll by Smart Insights, n

Why Join the Minnesota American Marketing Association?

Feb 03, 2015

So you might be thinking, why join the Minnesota American Marketing Association? Well for starters, AMA itself has been around since 1937 and has more than 500 chapters throughout the United States, with over 38,000 members worldwide. How’s that for a killer network? With a vision to understand, empower and advance marketers in their careers, it’s hard to find a reason not to get involved in AMA

11 Questions with the new AMA CEO Russ Klein

Feb 03, 2015

This month marks the transfer of leadership from 15-year AMA CEO Dennis Dunlap to Russ Klein​. A career marketer and advertiser, Klein started on the agency side, working on accounts including Gatorade, McDonald’s and United Airlines, and ultimately switched to the client side, where he assumed the role of top marketer for companies including Dr. Pepper/Seven-Up, 7-Eleven, Burger King and Arby’s.

Twitterview with Gina Soleil

Apr 30, 2014

We were very happy to host a recent Twitterview #MNMXTV1 with Gina on April 10th, where she discussed the importance of creating an internal brand and specific tips that you can use now to get the ball rolling in your organization.