Author Archives: David Neff

Ni Hao Regulation, So Long Crowdfunding!

A special guest article from my co-author Randal Moss. The People’s Bank of China just put a full force strangle hold on innovation and with its bone crushing grip on nontraditional funding mechanisms it is choking off the lifeblood out of a potential major growth engine. Even worse, it’s actions are creating a chilling effect on the entire start-up/garage-brew culture.  culture ...

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Come work for Lights. Camera. Help.

The nonprofit I founded, Lights. Camera. Help. is looking for a new executive director. We were lucky to have the one and only Marshall Jones at the helm for the last couple of years and now we are looking for our next great leader. Lights. Camera. Help. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to connecting filmmakers with nonprofits to amplify and ...

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What is your Data Driven Journey?

“It’s hard to balance that urge to just dogpile the latest thing when you’re feeling like there’s a land grab or gold rush about to happen all around you and that you might get left behind. But in the end quality wins out. Everyone will be better off if there’s laser focus on building great…products that are meaningfully differentiated.” — ...

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Hire Math Men. Not Mad Men.

As you know I’ve joined Clearhead. Clearhead is the leading digital optimization startup in North America. We provide AB testing, personalization, and web analytics services to nearly 40+ digital teams across North America and Western Europe.  Clearhead is based in Austin and has nearly 50 professionals organized into these six practices: Executive Consultants, Optimization Directors, UX Design, Development, Analytics, and ...

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