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Alex Weaver
Alex WeaverSenior Account Manager

Small Talk Can Have Big Results At Any Social Obligation
August 6, 2014


One pony’s inability to sustain small talk just became the biggest elephant in the room. And she’s going to change it.

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Vacationing: Flexing Your Creativity
July 15, 2014


Alex shares the elusive secret to being – and feeling – creative. Here’s one hint: it has nothing to do with a to-do list.

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Stacking “Minneapple” Up Against The Big Apple
May 13, 2014


Could Minneapolis inspire the next Sinatra-style ode, or is the land of “Minnesota Nice” forever doomed to play second fiddle to NYC in one pony’s heart?

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Take Me Out To The Ballgame… And Build Me An App
April 15, 2014


Apple lied. There is no app for tracking a home run baseball pool.

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Why We Need To Ban Bossy For Everyone
March 17, 2014


Alex explores why Sheryl Sandberg’s recent, and controversial, “Ban Bossy” campaign is just the start in eliminating gender inequalities.

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Basics Of Blogger Outreach Will Never Go Out Of Style
February 14, 2014


Marketers and ‘four eyes’ around the country take note: Finding the perfect frames can be hard, but successful blogger and influencer campaigns don’t need to be.

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Attention, List-Makers: A List Of The Best Apps To Make Lists
January 16, 2014


Catch yourself making lists of lists to make? Don’t miss Alex’s go-to apps for managing to-do lists. You’ll increase productivity. You’ll save time. The list goes on.

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The Year in Review: Spotify Makes Music With User Data
December 10, 2013


Forget those boring end-of-year listicles. Spotify users “Get Lucky” when data and design merge to create interactive storytelling.

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IgniteMPLS Sparks Passion In The Twin Cities Community
November 27, 2013


The love child of TED Talks and improv invites the Twin Cities community to share their passion in five minutes or less.

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David Hockney’s Latest Exhibition Is Bigger Than Art
November 12, 2013


Alex visits the de Young museum in San Francisco and wonders if the introduction of technology makes fine art less fine.

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