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Denmark wants to rebrand part of Sweden as 'Greater Copenhagen'

Denmark wants to rebrand part of Sweden as 'Greater Copenhagen' | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
“ Country hopes incorporating southern Swedish region of Skåne will gain the region more business and visitors – but the idea is not universally loved”
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Which Comes First: The Livability or the Jobs?

Which Comes First: The Livability or the Jobs? | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
“A recent study out of Pittsburgh says that of people who moved to Pittsburgh, the majority came for jobs (either theirs or a partner’s) and only 7 percent came for “livability.” This lead to dismissive headlines like, Survey: Livability Attracts...”
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The End of the American Dream? | PolicyCast

“HKS Professor Robert Putnam explains how the United States has become a class-segregated society with a growing stratification between the educated and uneducated.”
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*UPDATE* Marcellus Shale Fuels Energy Capital of the East

“UPDATE (3/17/2015; 5:35 pm ET): Last week, during a breakfast presentation, the Washington County Chamber of Commerce unveiled its annual economic update for Washington County, Pennsylvania – the “Energy Capital of The East.” The report showed that...”
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If clients get the advertising they deserve, then how can you deserve better advertising?

If clients get the advertising they deserve, then how can you deserve better advertising? | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
“While that’s a very famous quote, should be a kick in the butt to clients.”
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Baseball, Hot Dogs and Relationship Building

Baseball, Hot Dogs and Relationship Building | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
“Wherever we live, whatever the culture we come from, whatever religion that we may hold, people have kicked or thrown a ball. Probably well before people were scratching images on cave walls, they were playing with sticks and rudimentary balls.”
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Lost Dreams of the American Future

Lost Dreams of the American Future | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
“Interstellar travel, nuclear fusion for everyone and thinking machines: The 1964 New York World's Fair promised a new revolution of everyday life, an age of understanding. Far from visions of peace...”
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Nouveau North Q&A: In search of Brand Canada

Nouveau North Q&A: In search of Brand Canada | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
“photo credit: Clarence-Rockland via photopin (license) Founded in 2015, Nouveau North is a new media initiative that seeks to reconnect Canadians with the Canadian spirit and introduce its value abroad.”
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'Empathic Civilization': Is It Time To Replace The American Dream?

'Empathic Civilization': Is It Time To Replace The American Dream? | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
“To suggest that the American Dream itself is misguided, outdated, and even damaging to the American psyche, would be considered almost treasonous. Yet, I would like to suggest just that....”
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Fuel for Growth

Fuel for Growth | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
“Business Facilities (BF) Magazine Pennsylvania's new governor wants the natural gas boom to power economic development efforts in the state. Fuel for Growth appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.”
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City and Country Branding - How Cities Compete in the 21st Century - Huffington Post

City and Country Branding - How Cities Compete in the 21st Century - Huffington Post | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
“It's March and people are starting to plan their travel for next summer. Some people are planning next winter break. Others are thinking about investing money or starting offices. Which city or country will you choose?”
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City contemplates change to its brand - Powell River Peak

City contemplates change to its brand - Powell River Peak | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
“Powell River's Community Newspaper Online Discover Powell River.”
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How home-grown organisations can improve their economical development

How home-grown organisations can improve their economical development | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
“How home-grown organisations can improve their economical development | Strengthening Brand America: http://t.co/BcENySoPg1”;
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"Achieving The American Dream Is Hard": How One Nonprofit Is Helping ... - Huffington Post

"Achieving The American Dream Is Hard": How One Nonprofit Is Helping ... - Huffington Post | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
“As most millennials can attest, the job market is rough. Attempting to navigate it is, at best, an enervating challenge. And that's for Americans who speak the language and understand the job searching tools at their disposal....”
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Tuscarawas County climbs list of Site Selection honorees - New Philadelphia Times Reporter

Tuscarawas County climbs list of Site Selection honorees - New Philadelphia Times Reporter | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
“Why it matters: Tuscarawas County and the Dover-New Philadelphia area is No. 2 nationwide among micropolitan areas for industrial development, expansion and attracting new companies, as ranked by Site Selection magazine.”
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Korea to adopt common brand for state agencies

Korea to adopt common brand for state agencies | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
“Korea plans to adopt common branding for all government departments and agencies, government officials said.”
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Thoughts on strategy in a networked world

Thoughts on strategy in a networked world | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
“Over the years, I have collected a number of thoughts on developing strategies in a globally connected world. In a globally connected world, isolation is a choice. If you want to face the turbulence ahead by yourself, go ahead.”
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Interview: Juan Carlos Belloso on City Branding and the Case of Barcelona

Interview: Juan Carlos Belloso on City Branding and the Case of Barcelona | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
“If you ask people where they'd like to spend their next holidays, study or work, chances are good someone will mention the city of Barcelona in Catalonia, Spain. This extraordinary success of city ...”
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United We Brand: Reimagining the State Flags - HOW Design

United We Brand: Reimagining the State Flags - HOW Design | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
“Scott Kirkwood explores "United We Brand," a collection of state flags redesigned for the 21st century.”
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Exports by State: 10 Places Leading the Boom

Exports by State: 10 Places Leading the Boom | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
“U.S. exports continued their surge in 2014, and exports by state were again at an all-time high. Overall, U.S. good and services exports totaled $2.35 trillion in 2014, the fifth straight year of record trade, according to the U.S.”
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Through Education the American Dream Can Flourish - Huffington Post

Through Education the American Dream Can Flourish - Huffington Post | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
“Whether or not you agree with any of these positions is not what's most important. What is important, from the perspective of this op-ed, is that we examine our governments and their positions....”
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Edmonton needs a brand says marketing veteran - Edmonton Sun

Edmonton needs a brand says marketing veteran - Edmonton Sun | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
“Re-branding a product can be tough for even the most savvy marketing expert. Re-branding a city -- and coming up with a slogan -- can be even worse.”
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Saving the American Dream - Town Hall

Saving the American Dream - Town Hall | Strengthening Brand America | Scoop.it
“"I was on the subway the other day," a dinner companion observed recently, "and the subway conductor said, 'Please let your neighbor off first.'"”
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Politics And The American Dream

“Politics And The American Dream | Strengthening Brand America: http://t.co/iu4FWNEh2x”;
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