Author Archives: David Aleksandersen

Review: Ricochets – Closer to the Light

Reunions is one thing. Getting back together and releasing a new album is another. You will always be judged by your original releases. But, did Ricochets just release the best Norwegian rock album of the year with “Closer to the Light”? Let’s find out! Ricochets impressed critics with their albums between 2000-2005 before they disappeared […]

What are important KPIs for Sales B2B?

A key performance indicator (KPI) is a measurable value that is used to track and evaluate the success of an organization, a department, a team, or an individual in achieving specific goals. KPIs are used to monitor progress, identify areas for improvement, and help organizations make informed decisions about their operations. By setting and tracking […]

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Motivation is an essential ingredient for success – and music helps!

Motivation is an essential ingredient for success, whether it’s in sports, work, or any other aspect of life. It’s the driving force that pushes us to achieve our goals, even when things get tough. And one of the most effective ways to get motivated is through music. Motivational music is specifically designed to inspire and […]

3 words of 2023

Exactly one year ago I wrote a post about 3 words that would matter to me in 2022: Structure, leadership and growth. And while 2022 started a bit on the “meh” side, the end of 2022 was simply amazing. And I am looking forward going into 2023 with a great love life and a business […]

5 important marketing KPI’s

Marketing Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) are metrics that help you measure the success of your marketing campaigns and identify areas for improvement. Some common marketing KPIs include: It’s important to choose the right KPIs for your business and marketing goals. These may vary depending on the specific goals of your marketing efforts and the metrics […]

Are you legendary? Here are top 100 KPIs for sales, marketing and customer success teams

Most marketing and sales plans starts with a blueprint of the year before. Then you review status on your KPIs and tweak them slightly so you can feel great about yourself. Christopher Lockhead, marketeer and author wrote this in a LinkedIn post a while back: Most 2023 marketing plans will be based on a 2022 […]

3 ord. Ikke 2. Ikke 4. Men 3.

For noen er nyttårsaften en glede. For andre kan den være sorg og savn. For mange en kilde til inspirasjon.  Jeg gleder meg. Jeg savner. Men uten sorg. Jeg føler meg inspirert.  Og inspirert av Erlend Førsund har jeg bestemt meg for å gå inn i 2022 med tre fokusord. Siden jeg leste om konseptet med 3 ord første gang har […]

Best (rock) albums in 2021

Despite the rollercoaster ride of 2021, music remains incredibly important and there have been many great new albums released! Here are some of my favorite albums of the year. And the only thing that I’ve doneThis month is drink beer andMasturbate, and ignorePhone calls from youWhat else am I supposed to do? This lyrical gem […]

Topp 100 Norwegian Rock Songs 1990-2020

See you in the mosh pit! Make a list of the top 100 Norwegian Rock songs between 1990 and 2020. How hard can that be? Well, it turned out to be a lot of work – but ended up with a nice list! When I read an article from Egon Holstad about his top 100 […]

6 years since last post – what has happened?

Wow. Time flies when you are having …. I will leave it up to you to fill in the blanks above. I just want to conclude that this has been a blog very, very deep asleep for a long time. And as I am about to resurrect it, I cannot make any promises about the […]