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The Anatomy of a Perfect Landing Page - Formstack

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Interview With The American Dream Composite Index Creators

Interview With The American Dream Composite Index Creators | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
Did you know that in different parts of the country the American Dream is viewed as more or less achievable? How easy is it to achieve the American Dream where you live? Creators of this new performance measure explain what their research shows.
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Learn about this new metric to measure performance of both economic development organizations and elected officials.
Viorel MIHAILA's curator insight, December 14, 2012 2:28 AM

Great insights! Thanks Ed!

Linda Allen's comment, August 14, 2013 8:07 AM
Hi Ed--now I have two great resources for your inspiration!
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Be the Exception: City Council adopts new brand, logo
- Appen Media Group

Be the Exception: City Council adopts new brand, logo<br/> - Appen Media Group | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
“Along with the unveiling of the much ballyhooed Central Business District and City Center plan, the city has a new marketing tagline and logo that will be a part of the unified efforts of the city and the business community.”
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Esther Cepeda: Long live the American Dream - TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

Esther Cepeda: Long live the American Dream - TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
“CHICAGO -- There was a Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young song that came out in 1988 called "American Dream." It had a catchy tune but as a 14-year-old, I recoiled from it because it was so negative.”
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Is the American Dream Really Dead? - Town Hall

Is the American Dream Really Dead? - Town Hall | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
“Last month, a professor of economics at the University of California, Davis made some headlines by basically asserting that there is no American dream. It's a myth. He crunched the numbers, supposedly disproving it.”
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Empire - McAmerica: The Success Secrets of Brand USA promo

“Empire examines the allure of 'Brand America' as American 'soft power' continues to be unmatched and unrivaled anywhere in the world.”
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The American Dream lives on; despite the polls ...

The American Dream lives on; despite the polls ... | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
““CHICAGO -- There was a Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young song that came out in 1988 called "American Dream." It had a catchy tune but as a 14-year-old, I recoiled””
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Is the American Dream no longer a reality? - Idaho State Journal

Is the American Dream no longer a reality? - Idaho State Journal | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
“Writer and policy analyst Richard Eskow penned an article for Salon.com this past fall about how the American Dream is no more.”
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Decision-Makers, Drivers, and Inner Workings of the Location Selection Process - Area Development Online

Decision-Makers, Drivers, and Inner Workings of the Location Selection Process - Area Development Online | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
“Those charged with making the location decision look to satisfy the company’s long-term goals, while achieving a return on the investment and minimizing risk.”
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Michigan Creates New Department of Talent and Economic Development

Michigan Creates New Department of Talent and Economic Development | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
“Governor Rick Snyder announced an executive order creating a Department of Talent and Economic Development and also the new Michigan Talent Investment Agency. The executive order also restructures several state departments.”
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Best viral video Ads of 2014

Best viral video Ads of 2014 | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
“Way back in 2000, I remember that we did an 89-second version of a TV ad, but we only did it for movie theatres. Back then, no one was doing them on-line that early so we figured we were revolutionaries.”
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VIDEO: Jobs Created Throughout the Shale Supply Chain

“It’s no secret that U.S. oil and natural gas development has led to incredible job creation all across the country.”
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What does the American Dream mean? - AEI | Amer...

What does the American Dream mean? - AEI | Amer... | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
““Do Americans believe the American Dream is endangered? The December issue of AEI’s Political Report distills public opinion on this perennial topic.””
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Five of the Best Placemaking Initiatives in the US

Five of the Best Placemaking Initiatives in the US | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
Creating unique public spaces in cities can encourage citizen participation and transform placemaking values in that community. Here's five excellent placemaking projects in the USA.
Via Jules Rochielle, Rob Wolfe
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#placemaking #placebranding #tourism

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American Dream Insights – December 2014

American Dream Insights – December 2014 | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
“Dr. Gregory Smith Interview with Xavier University Professor Dr. Gregory Smith Job environment and satisfaction with job benefits and security are part of the ADCI Economic sub-index.”
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Kaj Kadence - "American Dream" [Music Video]

Kaj Kadence - "American Dream" [Music Video] | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
“The american dream is something we all desire but few achieve. The video displays that the ultimate american dream is found within and around us. Check out Kaj Kadence's new music video below.”
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Our 10 top economic development blog posts of 2014

Our 10 top economic development blog posts of 2014 | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
“As we come to the end of 2014, it's interesting to take a look back and see what has resonated most among the many economic development professionals who follow us. Here is a look at the 10 most popular economic development blog posts of the year.”
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The 20 Countries That Did More for the Planet Than the U.S. This Year - Mic

The 20 Countries That Did More for the Planet Than the U.S. This Year - Mic | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
“The U.S. has plenty of room for 2015 New Year's resolutions.”
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Digital Battlefields of the Future

Digital Battlefields of the Future | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
“A couple of months ago, my credit union sent me a new credit card in the mail because I had made a transaction at Home Depot and the retailer had been hacked. Apparently my personal information had been compromised.”
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The Future of the American Dream - Huffington Post

The Future of the American Dream - Huffington Post | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
“If November's election teaches us anything, it is that while this is a setback for the many who hoped to bring change, it is not the end of the American Dream....”
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Editorial: Landor Got Covington's New Brand Right, Now the City Has to Live Up ... - The River City News

Editorial: Landor Got Covington's New Brand Right, Now the City Has to Live Up ... - The River City News | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
“The City of Covington unveiled its new municipal branding this week and it is unlike any suc”
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Remaking Brand America's Tattered Image Abroad ...

Remaking Brand America's Tattered Image Abroad ... | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
““NEW YORK (YouTube.com/AdAge) -- Stoked by international discontent with the war in Iraq, Brand America's international image is at its lowest ebb in recent m...””
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Re‐envisioned Iowa Economic Development Roadmap in Battelle Report

Re‐envisioned Iowa Economic Development Roadmap in Battelle Report | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
“Governor Terry Branstad, joined by members of the Iowa Partnership for Economic Progress (IPEP), released the findings of the Battelle Report that lays out Iowa’s re‐envisioned economic development roadmap.”
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Location Focus: Texas – Big and Getting Bigger

Location Focus: Texas – Big and Getting Bigger | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
“Business Facilities (BF) Magazine There’s no "mercy" rule in economic development: the Lone Star State keeps crushing the competition. Location Focus: Texas – Big and Getting Bigger appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.”
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The Dubious Scientific Foundation for New York’s Fracking Ban

“This week, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (D) announced that New York will not allow hydraulic fracturing to occur within the state, based upon a newly released report by the state’s Department of Health (DOH), which claimed that there isn’t enough...”
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Reasons Americans Go Offshore | American Dream

Reasons Americans Go Offshore | American Dream | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
““The American Dream isn't a place. It is an approach. A state of mind. And it shouldn't be trapped inside the boundaries of North America.””
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The Detroit Project: How the Motor City Can Recover

The Detroit Project: How the Motor City Can Recover | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
“Is Detroit doomed to fail or on the brink of rebirth? One filmmaker is on a mission to find out.”
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