Marketers You Know, Stories You Don’t: Amy Schmittauer

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Channel Links: iTunes, SoundCloud, Stitcher, Google Play Our our every-other-week series profiling names you know sharing stories you don’t concludes with Amy Schmittauer. In this brutally honest and hilarious discussion, Amy talks about her parody of the Wizard of Oz, why she loves editing more than being on camera, and how she grapples with her early speaking careers. About the … Read More

Remarkable Stories about Using Constraints to Create Better Work

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Channel Links: iTunes, SoundCloud, Stitcher, Google Play This week, we wonder what happens when you embrace constraints, rather than fight for “creative freedom” (and we explore what the heck “creative freedom” even means). Stories today from First Round Capital (one of the premier venture capital firms in tech, with investments in Uber, Warby Parker, Blue Apron, Square, and more) and Soviet Visuals, a … Read More

Marketers You Know, Stories You Don’t: Doug Kessler

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Channel Links: iTunes, SoundCloud, Stitcher, Google Play We continue our every-other-week series profiling names you know sharing stories you don’t. This week, we get existential and emotional with one of the most creative content marketers on the planet, Doug Kessler. About the series: In an era full of content marketing thought leaders, we want to get behind the tactics and … Read More

Why You Should Focus More on the INSIDES of Your Content

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Channel Links: iTunes, SoundCloud, Stitcher, Google Play When we say the word content, MOST of us refer to the container. It’s a bunch of blog posts, videos, or podcasts. But the audience we aim to serve is after what’s INSIDE our content — the information, the education, the entertainment. So why the heck do brands and marketers spend so much less … Read More

Marketers You Know, Stories You Don’t: Robert Rose

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Channel links: iTunes, SoundCloud, Stitcher, Google Play We continue our every-other-week series profiling names you know sharing stories you don’t. This week, we think the big thoughts and feel the big feels with Robert Rose. We talk music, on-stage interviews with celebrities, and making others FEEL SOMETHING by creating great experiences. About the series: In an era full of content … Read More

Marketers You Know, Stories You Don’t: Tamsen Webster

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Channel Links: iTunes, SoundCloud, Stitcher, Google Play We continue our every-other-week series profiling names you know sharing stories you don’t. This week, we get starry-eyed over big ideas with Tamsen Webster. Stories include Tamsen’s love affair with speeches, space bags for her brain, and her latest big idea: the Red Thread. About the series: In an era full of content marketing … Read More

Marketers You Know, Stories You Don’t: Mitch Joel

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Channel Links: iTunes, SoundCloud, Stitcher, Google Play We continue our every-other-week series profiling names you know sharing stories you don’t (launched last week with the episode “Wizards”). This week, a frank discussion with Mitch Joel (Twitter, Podcast). Stories include Mitch’s first-ever keynote speech (and the celebrity that headlined the event); his obsessive and prolific writing habits; and why he believes there’s one platform … Read More

“It’s Not the Wand, It’s the Wizard” – Untold Stories of Content Marketing’s Best Speakers

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Channel Links: iTunes, SoundCloud, Stitcher, Google Play Today on the show, we explore how magic-makers in marketing stand out from the noise by relying more on their personalities than any best practices or tools. Stories include Jay Baer’s barbecue adventures (and why his favorite quote involves a pigeon) and Jessica Best’s email geekery. At the end, I share some big news. PROUD … Read More