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David Erickson
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Temptations Made a Collar That Finally Gives Your Cat a Human Voice, So It Can Talk to You http://flip.it/_F4lr
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The Digital Era Is Crippling The Five Year Strategic Plan http://flip.it/y_Gg6
Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images Each year, strategic planning teams at multinational companies review competitor revenues, read through press releases, compare their own company’s performance to their peer set and then work with their management teams to create annual strategic plans for the next year and reiterate a five year plan. [...]
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Apple's first CareKit apps help you track diabetes and depression http://flip.it/kiO_o
Apple's CareKit medical app development tools have launched today and the company has already started showing it off with three new apps.
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Neuroscientists create ‘atlas’ showing how words are organised in the brain http://flip.it/h1b-t
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8 Tech Skills That Will Help You Land a Six-Figure Salary http://flip.it/zF9Ur
According to job-hunting site Dice, employers are searching resumes for these words or phrases most frequently.
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Big Data: Will We Soon No Longer Need Data Scientists? http://flip.it/CnoZj
The job of data scientist — the quintessential big data job, and the job that was just voted the best job in America for 2016 — is at risk. Data scientists have been called “unicorns” because finding the right person with the right set of skills — including coding, statistics, machine [...]
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10 New, Free WordPress Plugins (April 2016) http://flip.it/JfiNM
We'll take a dive into the almost infinite plugin index, and find the ten most exciting, most interesting, new, and free WordPress plugins for you.
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Windows 10 upgrade interrupts weather report http://flip.it/VYjG4
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Apple's first CareKit apps help you track diabetes and depression http://flip.it/kiO_o
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As Social Shifts To Video, Content Creators Win Power And Dollars http://flip.it/gfeM0
The social platforms are all competing for quality video, but only a select few can deliver it. Which means if platforms want the programming, they'll have to pay up.
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Google's Reasonable Surfer: How the Value of a Link May Differ Based upon Link and Document Features and User Data http://flip.it/AsIsX
How might Google Rank pages differently based upon features associated with links pointed to those pages from other pages?
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Criterion Collection & Turner Classic Movies Launching New Streaming Service, FilmStruck, This Fall http://flip.it/TlwRs
Criterion and TCM will launch Filmstruck, a new streaming movies service featuring a mix of contemporary and classic films.
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Education
  • Coe College
    English, 1984 - 1988
  • Irondale High School
    1982
  • Carroll High School
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Dave Erickson
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Veteran marketing / communications / PR / SEO / social media strategist, pop culture junkie, football & baseball fanatic, blogger, music lover & guitarist. Tweet at: @derickson @TheDailyNumbers & @MNVikingsChat
Introduction
David Erickson is Vice President of Online Marketing at Minneapolis public relations firm, Karwoski & Courage where he also contributes to the Success @ Creative PR blog and newsletter.

David is a strategic communications professional specializing in Internet, search engine, and social media marketing.

He co-hosts the weekly strategic communications show Beyond Social Media.

He also writes about all things online marketing at his e-Strategy Content Marketing Blog, e-Strategy Trends and eStrategy.tv; about music and marketing at Audiolicious.tv, about football at Minnesota Vikings Chat, and he blogs about life in the Twin Cities at TwinCitiesMinnesotaBlog.com.
Bragging rights
Returned a punt for a touchdown on his 40th birthday and taught racing legend Mario Andretti how to Tweet.
Work
Occupation
Online Marketing, Strategic Communications, Public Relations, Publisher, Blogger
Skills
Content Marketing, Email Marketing, Social Media Marketing, Public Relations, Mobile Marketing, Video Marketing, Blogging, Website Development, Communications Strategy, Search Engine Marketing, Search Engine Optimization, Content Developement, Content Optimization, Media Relations, Blogger Relations, Influencer Relations, Reputation Management
Employment
  • Karwoski & Courage
    VP of Online Marketing, 2014 - present
  • e-Strategy
    Owner, 1997 - 2013
  • Tunheim
    ACE Panel, 2012 - 2013
  • Tunheim
    Online Marketing, Strategic Communications, Public Relations, Publisher, 2008 - 2012
  • Freelance Web Designer
    Self-Employed, 1995 - 1996
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
Previously
Minneapolis, Minnesota - Minneapolis, Minnesota - New Brighton, Minnesota - Shoreview, Minnesota - Fridley, Minnesota - Cedar Rapids, Iowa - Iowa City, Iowa - Waterloo, Iowa - Fort Wayne, Indiana
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Brands React To Prince's Death
beyondsocialmediashow.com

Co-hosts B.L. Ochman & David Erickson discussed the passing of music legend Prince, brand reactions to his death--both good and bad--and the

Haikus About Public Relations For National Poetry Month
www.creativepr.com

In honor of National Poetry Month, here are seven haikus about public relations for your enjoyment. #NationalPoetryMonth #Poetry #Haikus #Pu

Prince: A Creative & Innovative Genius
www.creativepr.com

Prince's creative and innovative genius is staggering but not unfathomable. Here are four keys to his brilliance. #Prince #Creativity #Innov

Live Video Marketing With Facebook & Twitter
beyondsocialmediashow.com

Co-hosts B.L. Ochman & David Erickson discussed Twitter's NFL live-streaming deal; the New York Times' new podcasting unit; the exploding wa

Gmail's Minion Mic-Drop - Beyond Social Media Show
beyondsocialmediashow.com

Co-hosts B.L. Ochman & David Erickson discussed Gmail's Minion mic-drop April Fools fiasco; Mattel's phishing scam scare; Google Cardboard P

Conversational Computing
www.creativepr.com

Microsoft is betting on conversational computing in its call for developers to build bots for Cortana, its virtual digital assistant but con

Podcasting Growth - REPORT
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The Infinite Dial report provides highlights trends in how people consume audio content generally and sheds light on what it means for podca

Consumer Behavior On St. Patrick's Day [INFOGRAPHIC]
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This infographic illustrates how consumers celebrate St. Patrick's day, but the numbers. #ConsumerBehavior #StPatricksDay #Infographic

How To Innovate - VIDEO
www.creativepr.com

During this twenty-minute presentation he gave recently at the IGNITE Conference, Glenn discussed some simple ways any company can innovate.

Webinars Suck
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Pure Chelation Technology: The Newest Application
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West Central introduces a new chelation technology, featuring the only pure chelating agent that can be mixed with liquid fertilizer and app

Social Media Policies
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The evolution of social media policies have gone through three distinct stages: 1) Denial, 2) Bargaining, and 3) Acceptance. #SocialMedia #P

One of my favorite business lunch spots. The original Punch location is the only one with table service.
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The hot sauce is actually hot. Not overwhelmingly so but hot for typcial Minnesotans' taste.
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I am a HUGE Punch Pizza fan. Absolutely love them. They are also a client of my employer but I'd love them just the same if they were not.
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I've enjoyed myself every time I've been there.
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