60 Seconds with... Jason Miller, LinkedIn
Jason Miller is the global content marketing leader at LinkedIn, a prolific keynote speaker, professor of marketing strategy at the University of California, Berkeley, and the best-selling author of Welcome to the Funnel: Proven Tactics to Turn Your Social Media and Content Marketing up to 11. His unique approach to content and social media marketing is born of his 10 years in the music business. His ideas and strategies are both inspiring and proven to work on the frontline, helping overcome some of the biggest challenges that marketers face today.
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What makes one company more successful than another? Is a committed motivated workforce a differentiator between two competing firms? Damn right it is. Gallup’s Workforce Survey records that 8% of the UK workforce is engaged at work - with twice that number being actively disengaged in their jobs. If we could get those people to care about their colleagues and their work then improved success awaits.
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How do you become a member?
Membership of The Yorkshire Mafia is held exclusively on LinkedIn. To become a member, you must have an active, up to date, LinkedIn profile. You will be accepted on the basis of the statement you will be requested to supply, primarily explaining why you feel that you will be a good addition to our community.
How to create an account
You can register on our website on the register page. Upon registering you’ll create a Yorkshire Mafia Account – which makes it simple to register for any Yorkshire Mafia event.
The Impact of the Changing Payments Landscape
08:30 - 12:00
The Huddersfield Huddle
18:00 - 23:00
The Head of Steam
North Yorkshire Annual Dinner ‘Burns Night’ at Rudding Park - An invitation from IoD Regional Director Natalie Sykes
19:00 - 22:30
Harrogate Women's Networking
12:00 - 16:00
Gino D'Acampo My Restaurant Harrogate
York Drinks Evening
18:00 - 23:00
Missoula Montana Bar & Grill
"I support The Yorkshire Mafia because they are an innovative business network committed to the success of Leeds and the wider economy"
Tom Riordan - CEO, Leeds City Council
"The Yorkshire Mafia has done a terrific job of utilising LinkedIn to build and grow a highly effective online group"
Wade Burgess - Forbes Board Member and Previous Vice President of Talent Solutions at LinkedIn
"Let’s be honest, it’s not the government or the banks that will get businesses out of this hole – it’s the businesses themselves! We have to address the situation ourselves. We have to connect, we have to communicate and we have to help each other. The Yorkshire Mafia is a perfect framework for businesses across the region to do that. In business and networking terms, they are a breath of fresh air. "
James Sommerville - Former VP Global Design at The Coca-Cola Company, Founder of Amrita Ventures and ATTIK
"Doing business for Yorkshire wherever Yorkshire does business is a mantra we stick to. We are closely aligned with the objectives The Yorkshire Mafia is trying to achieve and this makes collaboration between our two organisations an obvious fit. A unified approach to supporting Yorkshire is key, attracting new opportunities whilst promoting the region on the national and international stage."
Sarah Day Partner - Head of Finance & Markets UK at DLA Piper
"It’s refreshing to see the business community take such a positive stand for the regional economy in these days of cuts, austerity and media led doom and gloom."
Alastair Campbell - Ex-Director of Communications, The Labour Party
"The Yorkshire Mafia inspires and encourages local businesses to work together to achieve success. The Yorkshire region is becoming a real ‘hub’ for business and I feel truly honoured to be associated with an organisation that is making this happen."
Dean Hoyle - Chairman of Huddersfield Town FC and Founder of Card Factory.
"I support the Yorkshire Mafia because it is a great network of people and companies that represents all that is good about Yorkshire business, it also embraces the Yorkshire sprit and grit that is well known around the world."
Ajaz Ahmed - Business Advisor & Business Speaker at Sosavvy, Founder of Freeserve
"I support The Yorkshire Mafia because it is a great way for local business leaders to stay connected"
Jonathan Straight - Writer and Presenter of planetstraight.tv, Former Chief Executive of Straight plc.