Six Pixels of Separation Podcast - By Mitch Joel

Six Pixels of Separation Podcast - By Mitch Joel

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Mitch Joel brings you insights and provocations on brands, consumers, technology, business and how connected we’ve all become.


#731 - Steve Dennis On The State of Retail And Shopping
Jul 12 • 61 min
Steve Dennis has over three decades of experience as a strategic retail advisor, board member, and C-level executive. Steve’s signature “tell is like it is” style and ‘8 Essentials of Remarkable Retail’ framework makes him one of the industry’s most…
#730 - Pim de Morree On Being A Corporate Rebel
Jul 5 • 61 min
Pim de Morree and his partner (Joost Minnaar) are the authors of Corporate Rebels - Make Work More Fun. Pim wants workplaces to change for the better. That doesn’t change in a work from home world, it gets amplified and becomes more important. Pim and…
#729 - Steven Levy On Facebook And Tech’s Greatest Challenges
Jun 28 • 59 min
Steven Levy is Wired’s editor at large. His previous positions include founder of Backchannel and chief technology writer and senior editor for Newsweek. He is the author of incredibly insightful books like Hackers, Insanely Great, In the Plex, and many…
#728 - Alex Osterwalder On Building Invincible Companies
Jun 21 • 55 min
Books like Business Model Generation, The Team Alignment Map, Value Proposition Design, Testing Business Ideas and more, are jam-packed with ideas and visual stunning. Alex Osterwalder’s passion for both making business better and business model creation…
#727 - Emily Heyward On Building Brands That People Love
Jun 14 • 54 min
Emily Heyward’s new book is, Obsessed - Building a Brand People Love From Day One. During Emily’s 12+ years building Red Antler, she’s worked closely with founders to develop purposeful, strategic visions for their companies and has led branding efforts…
#726 - Mike Walsh On Rethinking How And Where We Work
Jun 7 • 52 min
Mike Walsh used to travel over 300 days a year, researching trends, collecting case studies and presenting on the future of business and leadership. Now, he sits and waits for conferences to come back to life. With that change comes opportunity. Mike is…
#725 - Mike Michalowicz On Mastering Entrepreneurship
May 31 • 56 min
I can’t tell you how many times, I’ve heard an entrepreneur or small business owner say: “Have you read Profit First?” The author of that book is Mike Michalowicz, and many people consider him the horse whisperer for startups and small businesses. Over…
#724 - Simon Sinek On Great Revealers And Infinite Games
May 24 • 56 min
Simon Sinek believes in a bright future and our ability to build it together - even during this crisis. Simon is the author of multiple books including, Start With Why, Leaders Eat Last, Together is Better, and his latest, The Infinite Game. Simon may be…
#723 - John S. Couch On The Art of Creative Rebellion
May 17 • 59 min
John S. Couch is Vice President, Product Design for Hulu. He launched his design career at Wired Magazine, where he shared an office with Douglas Coupland and developed a love for technology, design and tech. Then he moved to LA, taking leadership roles…
#722 - Rana Foroohar On The Economy And Big Tech
May 10 • 52 min
Rana Foroohar is the author of Don’t Be Evil - How Big Tech Betrayed Its Founding Principles And All of Us. Rana is the Global Business Columnist and an Associate Editor at the Financial Times. She is also CNN’s global economic analyst. Her first book was…
#721 - Fireside Chat With Henry Mintzberg
May 3 • 66 min
Henry Mintzberg is responsible for much of the management concepts that are in practice today. He is an internationally renowned academic and author on business and management (over twenty books). He is currently the Cleghorn Professor of Management…
#720 - Harley Finkelstein On Shopify And The Future of Commerce
Apr 26 • 61 min
In 2009, Harley Finkelstein went from being one of Shopify’s first merchants (selling t-shirts) to become their Chief Platform Officer. Now, he is the Chief Operating Officer of Shopify. What Amazon is to retail, Shopify is to entrepreneurship. Even…
#719 - Ann Handley On Writing, Newsletters And Content
Apr 19 • 62 min
One of my favorite people in the whole wide world is Ann Handley. Brilliant thoughts on content. One of the most insightful writers. An incredible presenter on the concepts of content marketing and storytelling. Successful businessperson. Author of two…
#718 - Alex Tapscott On Blockchain And Business Transformation
Apr 12 • 59 min
Alex Tapscott and his father, Don Tapscott, co-authored Blockchain Revolution. Alex’s latest book is Financial Services Revolution, features the latest thinking on how the blockchain is changing how we buy, save and spend. Alex is a globally-recognized…
#717 - Vinh Giang The Magic of Better Communication
Apr 5 • 56 min
Vinh Giang has dedicated himself to mastering the art of communication, helping thousands worldwide do the same through the power of magic. His backstory? With only six months to graduate, Vinh left his degree in commerce and law to become an online magic…
#716 - Jeremy Gutsche On How To Create The Future
Mar 29 • 60 min
Jeremy Gutsche is a bestselling author and innovation expert. He’s also the CEO of Trend Hunter. His team specializes in making change happen during times of chaos. In total, his team is relied on by brands like Google, Adidas, and NASA. Jeremy recently…
#715 - Melanie Deziel On How To Generate Unlimited Stories
Mar 22 • 59 min
Melanie Deziel is the founder of StoryFuel and a keynote speaker on the topics of native advertising and branded content. Prior to founding StoryFuel, Melanie worked for The New York Times’s T Brand Studio and helped found HuffPost Partner Studio. She…
#714 - Michael Bungay Stanier on Humble And Curious Leaders
Mar 15 • 58 min
Michael Bungay Stanier, is at the forefront of shaping how organizations make being coach-like an essential leadership behavior. His book, The Coaching Habit, has sold over 700,000 copies. In 2019, he was named the #1 thought leader in coaching, and was…
#713 - Stephen Shapiro On Solving Difficult Business Problems
Mar 8 • 57 min
Stephen Shapiro spent 15 years at Accenture co-leading their business process reengineering practice and a process and innovation practice. In 2001, after publishing his first book, 24/7 Innovation, Stephen left Accenture to become a full-time innovation…
#712 - Grant Baldwin on How To Be A Successful Speaker
Mar 1 • 60 min
ant Baldwin is a keynote speaker, entrepreneur, and speaking coach. He’s also the creator of the podcast, The Speaker Lab, and the online course Booked and Paid to Speak, through which he has trained thousands of speakers. He just published a new book,…
#711 - Pauline Brown on Aesthetic Intelligence (The Other AI)
Feb 23 • 56 min
Pauline Brown has just finished her long stay as the Chairman of LVMH North America. She is renowned for acquiring, building, and leading some of the world’s most influential brands. Moving from business leader to thought leader with her new book,…
#710 - David Chavern on Journalism, Fake News And Media
Feb 16 • 58 min
David Chavern is President and CEO of the New Media Alliance - the new industry’s largest trade association. David built a career spanning thirty years, and most recently completed a decade-long tenure at the United States Chamber of Commerce. In this…
#709 - Ryan Hawk On Management, Performance and Leadership
Feb 9 • 57 min
Ryan Hawk is a keynote speaker, author, and the host of The Learning Leader Show. A lifelong student of leadership, he rose to roles as a professional quarterback and then went on to a VP of Sales. Ryan speaks regularly for many large organizations, works…
#708 - David Meerman Scott On Creating Passionate Fans
Feb 2 • 59 min
David Meerman Scott is a marketing strategist who has written eight books. He may be best known for The New Rules of Marketing & PR, but his body of work also includes, The New Rules of Sales and Service, Real Time Marketing and PR, Marketing The Moon,…
#707 - Rishad Tobaccowala On Restoring The Soul of Business
Jan 26 • 59 min
Rishad Tobaccowala is a Senior Adviser to the Publicis Groupe. Most recently, Rishad served as its Chief Growth Officer and Chief Strategist, where he helped acquire and grow the business through brands like Sapient, Epsilon, Leo Burnett, etc. Most…
#706 - Scott Stratten On How To Not Be A Jackass
Jan 19 • 54 min
Some have called Scott Stratten one of the ultimate sales and marketing truth slayer. Scott is a famed (in fact, hall of fame) professional speaker and co-author (with his wife, Alison Stratten). They have authored six bestselling books. Most recently,…
#705 - How To See The Future With Rohit Bhargava
Jan 12 • 56 min
Rohit Bhargava is the founder of the Non-Obvious Company and a “non-boring” speaker on innovation and trust. He previously spent 15 years in leadership roles at two ad agencies: Leo Burnett and Ogilvy. Rohit is the author of many books (including…
#704 - The Self Reliant Entrepreneur With John Jantsch
Jan 5 • 57 min
John Jantsch is a marketing consultant, speaker and bestselling author of Duct Tape Marketing, Duct Tape Selling, The Commitment Engine, The Referral Engine, and SEO for Growth. His latest book is The Self-Reliant Entrepreneur. The book is organized as a…
#703 - Brett Hurt On Entrepreneurship And Starting Up
Dec 29, 2019 • 65 min
Brett Hurt is the CEO and co-founder of data.world (of which I am an advisor),. Brett is also the co-owner of Hurt Family Investments Brett founded and led Bazaarvoice as CEO from 2005-2012, through its IPO. Prior to Bazaarvoice, Brett founded and led…
#702 - Scott H. Young On Mastering Hard Skills Quickly
Dec 22, 2019 • 54 min
Scott H. Young has also been thinking about what is the best way to learn. This pursuit led him to take on two year-long experiments in learning: The MIT Challenge and The Year Without English. His first book is called, Ultralearning. Happy Holidays!…
#701 - Denise Lee Yohn On The Brands To Watch In 2020
Dec 15, 2019 • 58 min
Denise Lee Yohn is the go-to person when it comes to thinking about branding. She published her list of Brands To Watch In 2020. Within the article are some unconventional takes on brands in the areas of privacy, mobility, and even masculinity. Denise’s…
#700 - Seth Godin on Podcasting
Dec 8, 2019 • 55 min
Seth Godin has been a guest on this show more than ten times. For more than 30 years, Seth has been showing up and doing the work. He is the author of close to twenty books like Purple Cow, Linchpin, The Dip, and his most recent, This Is Marketing. In…
#699 - Ron Tite On Think Do Say
Dec 1, 2019 • 54 min
Ron has been an award-winning advertising writer and creative director for some of the world’s most respected brands. He is Founder of Church+State, a content marketing agency, His past work includes being Executive Producer & Host of the award-winning…
#698 - Charlene Li On The Disruption Mindset
Nov 24, 2019 • 57 min
For the past two decades, Charlene LI has been helping people see the future. She’s the author of six books, including her newest, The Disruption Mindset. Many first heard of her when she co-authored the book, Groundswell, and followed it up with Open…
#697 - Neil Pasricha Says You’re Awesome (And You Are)
Nov 17, 2019 • 62 min
Neil Pasricha is the author of six books: The Book of Awesome, The Happiness Equation, Awesome Is Everywhere, How To Get Back Up and more. His first TED talk, The 3 A’s of Awesome, is ranked as one of the 10 Most Inspiring of all time, and his second is…
#696 - Nancy Duarte On Using Data Better In Presentations
Nov 10, 2019 • 57 min
Nancy Duarte is a communication expert. Her firm, Duarte, is the global leader behind some of the most influential visual messages in business and culture. She’s written five best-selling books (including the must-have Slide:ology, Resonate and…
#695 - Marcus Sheridan On Great Sales And Better Marketing
Nov 3, 2019 • 54 min
Marcus Sheridan went from being a pool salesperson into the author of the book, They Ask, You Answer. Marcus’ experience of saving his swimming pool company from the economic collapse of 2008 has been featured in multiple books and publications. From…
#694 - Diane Mulcahy On The Gig Economy
Oct 27, 2019 • 52 min
Diane Mulcahy created the first course on the gig economy. Diane is the author of The Gig Economy. She works remotely and flexibly as a consultant, advisor, speaker, writer and teacher. She is an Advisor to the Kauffman Foundation, where she manages the…
#693 - Avinash Kaushik On The State Of Analytics
Oct 20, 2019 • 63 min
Google’s Digital Marketing Evangelist, bestselling author (Web Analytics - An Hour A Day and Web Analytics 2.0), and business big brain, Avinash Kaushik. His articles may as well be business books. Avinash has an incredible newsletter titled, The…
#692 - Alexa, Tell Me More About Smart Audio With James Vlahos
Oct 13, 2019 • 56 min
Talk To Me - How voice computing will transform the way we live, work and think by James Vlahos is all about smart audio. James is a journalist (who has written for the New York Times, Popular Science, The Atlantic and Wired). He wrote a cover story in…
#691 - The Collaborative Advantage With Paul Skinner
Oct 6, 2019 • 53 min
Paul Skinner’s book is, Collaborative Advantage. This is Paul’s antidote to competitive advantage. Paul works at Agency of the Future, and is also the founder of Pimp My Cause, which brings together marketers and good causes to create pro bono projects…
#690 - Newsy And The State of News With Blake Sabatinelli
Sep 29, 2019 • 32 min
I was asked to moderate at session at the InfoPresse event, Platforms. I spoke with Blake Sabatinelli about the state of media, the news and his growing organization, Newsy. Prior to joining the organization, Blake oversaw video strategy at Newsy’s parent…
#689 - Because Internet With Gretchen McCulloch
Sep 22, 2019 • 61 min
Gretchen McCulloch is an internet linguist: she explores the language of the internet for the people of the internet. Gretchen writes the Resident Linguist column at Wired. She has a master’s in linguistics from McGill University . McCulloch is the…
#688 - Nir Eyal On Indistractable
Sep 15, 2019 • 49 min
Nir Eyal works at the intersection of psychology, technology, and business. He is the author of Hooked - How to Build Habit-Forming Products and his latest, Indistractable - How to Control Your Attention and Choose Your Life. Some of his past investments…
#687 - The Trillion Dollar Shift With Marga Hoek
Sep 8, 2019 • 50 min
Marga Hoek wants to change the world. She believes that business for good is good business. As a strategist on sustainable business, Marga is recognized as a business leader, professional speaker and writer. She recently published The Trillion Dollar…
#686 - How To Have Range With David Epstein
Sep 1, 2019 • 53 min
David Epstein is the author of Range and The Sports Gene. He was previously a science and investigative reporter at ProPublica, and prior to that a senior writer at Sports Illustrated. His writing has been honored by an array of organizations, from the…
#685 - Roger Dooley On The Power of Friction
Aug 25, 2019 • 48 min
Simply put: Roger Dooley is a really nice human being. His latest book is Friction. Prior to that he authored, Brainfluence and The Persuasion Slide. He writes at Neuromarketing, and is columnist for Forbes. Roger is the founder of Dooley Direct and…
#684 - Gary Shapiro On CES And The Future of Innovation
Aug 18, 2019 • 55 min
Gary Shapiro has the coolest job in the world. Gary is president and CEO of the Consumer Technology Association, which owns and produces CES. The Hill named him one of the top lobbyists in Washington, DC. Shapiro has also been repeatedly named one of the…
#683 - Liane Davey On Productive Conflict And Business Success
Aug 11, 2019 • 51 min
Liane Davey advises teams on how to achieve high performance. Known as the “teamwork doctor,” she’s worked with over 26 Global Fortune 500 companies (and counting), and has developed a unique perspective on the challenges that teams face. Liane is a New…
#682 - Former Amazon Executive Steve Susi Talks Brand, Loyalty And Information
Aug 4, 2019 • 56 min
Steve Susi began his career in the advertising agencies of yesterday. He started building digital teams back in 1995. From there he worked in digital marketing shops. Steve Susi later joined Amazon Advertising. In 2014 he became its first group creative…
#681 - Baratunde Thurston On Technology, Comedy, Politics And Life
Jul 28, 2019 • 63 min
Baratunde Thurston is an Emmy-nominated writer, activist, and comedian who has worked for The Onion, produced for The Daily Show, advised the Obama White House. He hosts the iHeartMedia podcast Spit, wrote the New York Times bestseller, How To Be Black,…
#680 - Robots, Humanity And Marketing Artificial Intelligence With Kass Dawson
Jul 21, 2019 • 36 min
This week, Cleveland hosted the first-ever Marketing Artificial Intelligence Conference. The event was put on by Paul Roetzer, and his Marketing Artificial Intelligence Institute. Paul is the founder of PR 20/20 and the author of two business books. After…
#679 - Rob Walker On The Art of Noticing
Jul 14, 2019 • 54 min
Rob Walker is a journalist covering design, technology, business, the arts, and other subjects. He writes the Human Resource column for Lifehacker, and has contributed to publications like The New York Times, Bloomberg, The Atlantic and many others. His…
#678 - Drew Tarvin Wants More Humor At Work
Jul 7, 2019 • 58 min
Andrew Tarvin is the world’s first Humor Engineer. Through his company, Humor That Works, Drew helps brands to be more productive and happier. Prior to starting his company, Drew was a project manager at Procter & Gamble, managing million dollar projects…
#677 - Whitney Johnson On Disruptive Leadership
Jun 28, 2019 • 50 min
Whitney Johnson is one of the 50 leading business thinkers in the world (Thinkers50). An expert on disruptive innovation - a framework codified in her two books, Disrupt Yourself and Build an “A” Team. Her framework was developed after co-founding the…
#676 - Austin Kleon Wants You To Keep Going
Jun 23, 2019 • 70 min
Austin Kleon is The New York Times bestselling author of a trilogy of books about creativity : Steal Like An Artist, Show Your Work!, and, Keep Going. He’s also the author of Newspaper Blackout, a collection of poems . In previous lives, he worked as a…
#675 - Nick Hays On Leading Like A Navy SEAL
Jun 15, 2019 • 52 min
Nick Hays served his country as a Navy SEAL for 10 years. After graduating from Harvard Business School Executive Education, Nick became passionate about helping organizations and teams overcome the problems associated with the need for constant…
#674 - Gretchen Rubin On Happiness In Everything
Jun 9, 2019 • 46 min
tchen Rubin is one of today’s most thought-provoking observers of happiness and human nature. She’s the author of many books, including the The Four Tendencies, Better Than Before, and The Happiness Project. She recently published her latest, Outer Order,…
#673 - Ian Altman On The Best Sales Strategies
Jun 2, 2019 • 56 min
Organizations call Ian Altman for his modern sales approach. As a CEO for over two decades, Ian founded and grew his own business-services and technology companies from zero to over $1 billion in value. This business success established Ian as a leading…
#672 - Better YouTube Channels With Carlos Pacheco
May 26, 2019 • 59 min
I’ve known Carlos Pacheco for many years. He is the COO at Truly, but he is also an excellent resource on how to build a successful YouTube channel. He has done it for brands like Just For Laughs (which moved from 300k to over 3 million subscribers in…
#671 - Winning At Thought Leadership With David Burkus
May 19, 2019 • 54 min
In 2017, David Burkus was named as one of the world’s top business thought leaders by Thinkers50. His books are Friend of a Friend, Under New Management and The Myths of Creativity. David’s views on leadership have earned him invitations to speak to…
#670 - Laura Gassner Otting Wants You To Be Limitless
May 12, 2019 • 57 min
It is time to have Laura Gassner Otting back on the show. Laura inspires people to push past the doubt and indecision that keep great ideas in limbo. Laura has a 25-year career that started as a Presidential Appointee in Bill Clinton’s White House. She…
#669 - David Weinberger On Everyday Chaos
May 5, 2019 • 57 min
David Weinberger melds philosophy, practical marketing experience, academic research and an unrivaled curiosity about what technology is. Co-author of the seminal Cluetrain Manifesto, senior researcher at the leadings Harvard Internet center, co-director…
#668 - Todd Herman On The Alter Ego Effect
Apr 28, 2019 • 60 min
Todd Herman is a fascinating human being. Over the years, he has helped thousands of people become more resilient, creative, confident and courageous. His first book, The Alter Ego Effect, is about creating a heroic alter ego to activate when the chips…
#667 - Minter Dial And Heartificial Empathy
Apr 21, 2019 • 54 min
After a long career at L’Oréal, Minter Dial returned to his entrepreneurial roots. Minter’s focus is on brand strategies, technology integration and digital tools. He is the author of three books, producer of one documentary film. Minter’s newest book is…
#666 - Clive Thompson On Coders
Apr 14, 2019 • 56 min
Clive Thompson is not just a computer geek, or a passionate journalist, he also writes, records, and performs music in the band The Delorean Sisters. Most know him for his writing in New York Times Magazine, Wired, Smithsonian and others. He wrote the…
#665 - Cal Newport On Digital Minimalism
Apr 7, 2019 • 57 min
Cal Newport is a Professor at Georgetown University. He also writes about the impact of technology on society. Cal is the author of six books, including Digital Minimalism and Deep Work. Cal’s work has been published in over 20 languages and has been…
#664 - Joseph Jaffe Talks Built To Suck
Mar 31, 2019 • 60 min
ph Jaffe is one of the top marketing thinkers. He is the author of five books (Life After The 30-Second Spot, Join The Conversation, Flip The Funnel, Z.E.R.O.) and his latest, Built To Suck (plus his new company H.M.S. Beagle). A long-time friend, we used…
#663 - Bernadette Jiwa Tells The Right Story
Mar 24, 2019 • 52 min
Berndatte Jiwa is a force of nature. She’s back with a new book, The Right Story. I consider her to be a true business philosopher. Bernadette helps companies of all sizes to build a brand to be proud of. Bernadette has a whole bunch of business books…
#662 - Paul Jarvis Is A Company Of One
Mar 17, 2019 • 54 min
Paul Jarvis is the author of a great book called, Company of One. Paul thinks differently about work (and what it means). He has worked for himself since the 90s. His courses —Creative Class and Chimp Essentials — have been taken by more than 13,000…
#661 - Henry Mintzberg Dreams About Management
Mar 10, 2019 • 54 min
Henry Mintzberg is responsible for much of the management concepts that are in practice today. He is an internationally renowned academic and author on business and management. He is currently the Cleghorn Professor of Management Studies at the Desautels…
#660 - What Would Seth Godin Do?
Mar 3, 2019 • 54 min
Seth Godin’s latest book, This Is Marketing is a true shot across the bow at how marketers are thinking. Seth is a book writing machine. His countless bestsellers continue to inspire business leaders. Seth is also neck-deep in his altMBA course, his…
#659 - Hustle and Float With Rahaf Harfoush
Feb 24, 2019 • 53 min
Rahaf Harfoush is a Digital Anthropologist and Best-Selling Author. Rahaf was the Associate Director at the World Economic Forum. Her first book, Yes We Did chronicled her experiences as a member of Barack Obama’s digital media team during the 2008…
#658 - The Post-Truth Era With Shiv Singh
Feb 17, 2019 • 56 min
Shiv Singh advises Fortune 500 companies and startups on strategy and marketing as the Founder of Savvy Matters. Shiv was a senior executive driving digital strategies at Visa and PepsiCo. Before that, he was at Razorfish. He published the book, Social…
#657 - Lasting Change In An Instant With James Fell
Feb 10, 2019 • 53 min
Welcome to episode #657 of Six Pixels of Separation. Here it is: Six Pixels of Separation - Episode #657 - Host: Mitch Joel. There’s no denying that change is important. One of my favourite quotes of all time is this: “If you don’t like change,…
#656 - Team Human With Douglas Rushkoff
Feb 3, 2019 • 61 min
It’s the most wonderful time of the year when I get to speak media theorist, Douglas Rushkoff. His new book is Team Human. Douglas is an author, broadcaster, and documentarian who studies the digital age. He hosts the popular Team Human podcast, Rushkoff…
#655 - Becoming An Audience of One With Srinivas Rao
Jan 27, 2019 • 52 min
Srinivas Rao is the host and founder of The Unmistakable Creative podcast, where he has conducted over 600 interviews. He’s also the author of three books: The Art of Being Unmistakable, Unmistakable, and his latest, An Audience of One. What if creativity…
#654 - Brand Storytelling With Ekaterina Walter
Jan 20, 2019 • 54 min
Ekaterina Walter is the author of Think Like Zuck, and coauthor of, The Power of Visual Storytelling. She just published, The Laws of Brand Storytelling (with co-author Jessica Gioglio). After working in social media and digital marketing brands like…
#653 - Raise Your Game With Alan Stein Jr.
Jan 13, 2019 • 59 min
Alan Stein Jr. is a coach, author and keynote speaker. He spent 15-plus years working the highest performing basketball players on the planet, and now coaches businesses on how to utilize the same strategies that athletes (like Kevin Durant) use to…
#652 - Big Innovation With Tendayi Viki
Jan 6, 2019 • 50 min
Tendayi Viki is an author and innovation consultant. He helps large organizations innovate for the future. Tendayi has been shortlisted for the Thinkers50 Innovation Award and was named on the Thinkers50 2018 Radar List for emerging management thinkers to…
#651 - Predictive Analytics With Katie Robbert
Dec 30, 2018 • 53 min
Two of my friends are Christopher S. Penn and John Wall. They are the dynamic duo from the Marketing Over Coffee Podcast. What some may not know, is that the two of them plus Katie Robbert have a great company called, Trust Insights. The company’s big…
#650 - Winning Communications With Nick Morgan
Dec 23, 2018 • 55 min
Nick Morgan is master of presentation skills. I purchased his book, Give Your Speech, Change The World, and it did - in fact - change my world and perception of what a presentation is really all about. Then came Working The Room followed by Trust Me and…
#649 - Hyperfocus With Chris Bailey
Dec 16, 2018 • 52 min
Chris Bailey got several job offers, but turned them all down. For one year, he devoured everything on productivity. This lead to his blog, A Year of Productivity. He then started to interview productivity experts, dug into research, and has conducted…
#648 - The Tech Humanist With Kate O’Neill
Dec 9, 2018 • 54 min
Kate O’Neill is helping humanity prepare for a tech-driven future. Her expertise comes from more than 20 years. She created the first content management role at Netflix, was founder of [meta]marketer, led optimization at Magazines.com, developed Toshiba…
#646 - Healthier Networking With Karen Wickre
Nov 25, 2018 • 52 min
Karen Wickre has been involved in the communications space for a long time. A veteran content strategist, Karen is passionate about communications. She is best known for being a part of Google’s communications and public affairs team, before moving on to…
#645 - Back To Human With Dan Schawbel
Nov 18, 2018 • 56 min
Dan Schawbel is the bestselling author of Promote Yourself and Me 2.0. He’s a Partner at Future Workplace, and the Founder of Millennial Branding and WorkplaceTrends.com. He’s also interviewed over 2000 of people including Warren Buffett, Jessica Alba and…
#644 - Thinking Bigger With Stuart Crainer
Nov 11, 2018 • 61 min
I’m a big fan of the Thinkers50. It’s a list of smart people who are (and have) made a significant difference in how we think about business and the work that we do today. Dan Pontefract was kind enough to introduce me to one of the Thinkers50…
#647 - Break The Wheel With Jay Acunzo
Nov 4, 2018 • 50 min
Jay Acunzo is the author of, Break the Wheel. . He’s also a show host and producer, as well as the founder of Unthinkable Media, which creates documentary shows with brands. He also served as Vice President of Brand at the venture capital firm, NextView.…
#643 - Emotional Agility With Susan David
Nov 4, 2018 • 49 min
Susan David’s 2016 book, Emotional Agility, was one of the smartest books for individuals and leaders. Susan is an award-winning Psychologist on the faculty of Harvard Medical School, co-founder of the Institute of Coaching, and CEO of Evidence Based…
#642 - Shift Ahead With Allen Adamson
Oct 28, 2018 • 53 min
Allen Adamson’s books, BrandSimple and BrandDigital were awesome (plus The Edge - 50 Tips from Brands That Lead). Allen is a respected branding expert. He is the Co-Founder of Metaforce, a marketing consultancy. How organizations do – or do not - stay…
#641 - Planet Funny With Ken Jennings
Oct 21, 2018 • 52 min
Don’t discount the value of comedy in business, and how massive of a communications skill that comedy is (in short: study comedy if you want to get better at positioning, storytelling, communications skills, etc…). The author of the book, Planet Funny,…
#640 - The Current (And Future) State of Social Media With Ryan Holmes
Oct 14, 2018 • 53 min
The platform was Hootsuite. The entrepreneur was Ryan Holmes. For over a decade, Ryan has been the founder and CEO, and has helped grow Hootsuite into the world’s most widely used social relationship platform. Ryan is an active investor and advisor. A…
#639 - Open To Think With Dan Pontefract
Oct 7, 2018 • 54 min
Dan Pontefract is the bestselling author of three book: The Purpose Effect, Flat Army and Open To Think. He’s the Chief Envisioner of TELUS Transformation Office, where he helps organizations and leaders looking to improve all facets of the “future of…
#638 - Talk Triggers With Jay Baer
Sep 30, 2018 • 53 min
Jay Baer has spent 25 years in digital marketing and customer experience. Convince & Convert – provides word of mouth, digital marketing, and customer experience services. His amazing new book, Talk Triggers (which he co-authored with Daniel Lemin), is…
#637 - The Convenience Revolution With Shep Hyken
Sep 23, 2018 • 52 min
Shep Hyken doesn’t just talk about great customer service, he gives it… and he lives it. Check out his just-published business book, The Convenience Revolution. He is also the author of Moments of Magic, The Loyal Customer, The Cult of the Customer, The…
#636 - Story Driven With Bernadette Jiwa
Sep 16, 2018 • 52 min
What do you stand for? What does your brand stand for? In her beautiful and brand new book, Story Driven - You Don’t Need To Compete When You Know Who You Are, the business philosopher, Bernadette Jiwa, delivers the goods. Bernadette is also the author of…
#635 - Running Down A Dream With Tim Grahl
Sep 9, 2018 • 57 min
I’ve been following the work of Tim Grahl for many years. If you’ve written a business book, and then had to do the hard work of marketing and selling it, Tim is the person to know. He wrote the books, Your First 1000 Copies and Book Launch Blueprint. He…
#634 - Augmenting The World With Tom Emrich
Sep 2, 2018 • 57 min
He’s been called the “man from the future.” Cool! Tom Emrich is widely recognized as one of the top thought leaders and influencers in Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality and wearable tech. Tom was the founder of We Are Wearables and is currently the…
#633 - Day One With Drew Dudley
Aug 31, 2018 • 60 min
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