How Travel Affects Creativity: An Exploration for Content Marketers

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Subscribe to the show for automatic updates: iTunes, SoundCloud, Stitcher, Google Play Travel and creativity seem to go hand-in-hand (and then they go skipping down the street in some foreign land). Today we go exploring the topic of exploration: Why is travel linked to inspiration? Does travel help our work, or can it derail our productiveness? And how can we … Read More

In Search of the Perfect Writing Process

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What is your writing process? Like cats on catnip, us content marketers just can’t resist when someone answers that question. We positively obsess over each others’ writing processes, and the more known the marketer, the more we swoon and purr. Ann Handley writes in a tiny house in her backyard? TO HOME DEPOT, TEAM! Seth Godin shaves his head ’til you can … Read More

Facing Yourself: Side Projects and the Quest to Create the Exceptional

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Richard’s side project started with that familiar feeling when you just can’t wait to see people’s reactions. But in this case, it was his own reaction that surprised this serial side hustler. SUBSCRIBE at unthinkable.fm Channel Links: iTunes, SoundCloud, Stitcher, Google Play FEEDBACK ON THE SHOW? – Email jay@unthinkable.fm – Tweet twitter.com/jayacunzo – Snap snapchat.com/add/jayacunzo – Insta instagram.com/jacunzo LINKS TO … Read More

Brilliance in Plain Sight: Great Content Creators Find Meaning in the Day-to-Day

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Content marketers put creativity up on a pedestal. But when you actually create for a living, you know something far simpler, and you see something hidden in plain sight: brilliance. SUBSCRIBE at http://unthinkable.fm Channel Links: iTunes, SoundCloud, Stitcher, Google Play FEEDBACK ON THE SHOW? – Email jay@unthinkable.fm – Tweet http://twitter.com/jayacunzo – Snap http://snapchat.com/add/jayacunzo LINKS TO KNOW: Joe Lazauskas: https://twitter.com/JoeLazauskas Cara … Read More

Content Creator Confessions: An Unthinkable Dive into the Messiness of Making

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We’ve all been where Angela is at in her work right now. Today, we dive deep into this feeling and try to make sense of it. SUBSCRIBE at unthinkable.fm Channel Links: iTunes, SoundCloud, Stitcher, Google Play FEEDBACK ON THE SHOW? – Email jay@unthinkable.fm – Tweet twitter.com/jayacunzo – Snap snapchat.com/add/jayacunzo LINKS TO KNOW: Angela’s Twitter: twitter.com/that_angela Angela’s project: ourgreatescape.ca/   Jay … Read More

The Role of Gut Instincts in Content Marketing

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Today we explore the role of your gut instincts in creating exceptional content. This episode features a story about music legend Sting from executive producer Andrew Davis, followed by the tale of Tim Jensen, a former U.S. Marine who doesn’t believe people rise to the occasion as much as they do something else — something he’s mastered and we should, too, if … Read More

The Origin Story of the Biggest, Baddest Marketing Thought Leader: Orlando Scampington

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Tyler Littwin took a deep breath, walked up on stage in front of his entire company, and let them have it. And they…loved every minute of it. Today in this short story about a side project, we hear the tale of Orlando Scampington, the world’s biggest marketing thought leader. Kinda. Join the community for content-obsessed content marketers: unthinkable.fm Thoughts on … Read More

Twas the Night Before Launching (A Holiday Poem for Creators)

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Here’s a holiday poem for creators. Regardless of your holiday or your craft, this happens to us all. Channel Links: iTunes, SoundCloud, Stitcher, Google Play From the bottom of my heart, THANK YOU for supporting my work. Have a very happy and healthy holiday season and New Year! – Jay # # # FULL POEM TRANSCRIPT: Twas the night before launching,  … Read More